GWL Realty Advisors has been ranked number one in Canada by the Global Real Estate Benchmark (GRESB) which assesses the environmental sustainability practices of real estate companies.

"We view the management of environmental, social and governance factors as part of our duty to our clients, being important to reducing long-term risk and improving financial outcomes," said Paul Finkbeiner, President, GWL Realty Advisors.

The firm has increased its ranking in Canada over the past three years of participating in GRESB and also moved up from the top 10% globally in 2016 to the top 8% in 2017.

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