SHARED ADVANTAGE builds healthy communities by aligning a company’s corporate responsibility to its specific business activities. Discover how CBRE is leveraging market forces to create a “win-win” for both the company and the communities it serves.


Building Healthy Communities

CBRE seeks to positively impact the health, wellness and economic vitality of our related communities. This sense of connectivity and collaboration extends beyond the boundaries of the building itself, creating long-term benefits for the firm and the broader community.

Shared Advantage at Work

CBRE incorporates Shared Advantage into everything we do, leveraging market forces and a local focus on community partnerships to create value at every stage of the real estate process.


Trammell Crow Company is demonstrating its commitment to Shared Advantage by Developing Healthy Communities that address environmental, economic, health & wellness, social, transportation and governance impacts – aligning its projects to the interests of its community members, stakeholders, investors and clients.

Global Workplace Solutions

Major corporations are being challenged on multiple fronts by economic performance, environmental stewardship and the competition for talent. GWS assists corporate clients in Operating Healthy Communities that achieve a Shared Advantage through the integration of economic and environmental outcomes, rigorous health & safety practices and innovative workplace concepts.

Asset Services

Asset Services creates Shared Advantage by Managing Healthy Communities through a comprehensive set of policies and practices that improve environmental, social and economic outcomes, while also helping clients to meet their financial and stakeholder reporting goals.

Advisory & Transaction Services

Real estate is at the nexus of many environmental and social issues that both owners and occupiers must consider when making decisions. CBRE professionals deliver Shared Advantage by Representing Healthy Communities that provide the most productive and financially beneficial locations with respect to these considerations.

Valuation & Advisory Services

Growing evidence shows that certified, sustainable buildings have higher market value. CBRE is creating a Shared Advantage by Valuing Healthy Communities through the pioneering development of sustainability standards and training protocols.

Capital Markets

Recognizing that lenders are providing preferential rates to multifamily projects with proven water and energy performance & certification, CBRE Capital Markets has placed nearly $8 billion in green financing over the past two years while further creating a Shared Advantage by Financing Healthy Communities through our Affordable Housing practice.

Healthy Communities

Shared Advantage starts in the office and extends to the entire community – where healthy social, environmental and economic policies inspire growth and sustainable practices. By Building Healthy Communities into every phase of the real estate process, CBRE transforms social responsibility into lasting economic vitality that benefits the populations we serve.

Investment Management

It is widely acknowledged that buildings with high sustainability scores and environment certifications achieve higher rents, better occupancy rates and greater returns. CBRE Global Investors delivers a Shared Advantage by Investing in Healthy Communities that embrace these commitments to ESG in their investment and management practices.