Investing in communities

Have a meaningful and sustainable impact on communities

Our properties contribute to local vitality, and the direct and indirect benefits of our activities drive prosperity and enhance societal well-being. We also foster the engagement of our employees and support non-profit organizations, with the goal of having a lasting and significant impact on the communities we serve.

Contribute to community prosperity and well-being

In addition to caring about the current and future needs of the users of our living spaces, we are a leading economic player, investing with conviction in the life of the communities where we operate.


purchases from local suppliers (Quebec)


indirect job created
(As at December 31, 2019)


wages and benefits


property taxes

As at December 31, 2020

Support organizations in our communities

Making a positive impact by giving back to our communities is in line with our corporate values. We are committed to reinvesting in the community by supporting a number of not-for-profit organizations where we are present, based on a donation and sponsorship policy.


in contributions to the community


donated to the United Way

In 2020

StuyTown’s Good Neighbors, Stuyvesant Town/Peter Cooper Village, New York, United States   

Supporting employee engagement

It is also important for us to give our employees the opportunity to be involved personally in causes they take to heart. Investing in an internal mobility program and encouraging employees to get involved in causes that are near and dear to their heart are two of the ways we achieve this objective.

In 2020, most of our volunteering activities were put on hold because of the pandemic. We remained present in the community in converting the volunteering hours of our employees into more than $50,000 donations to charities to support their initiatives.


of matching donations made to organizations chosen by employees

In 2020

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Sustainable finance

Our commitment to corporate social responsibility (CSR) also extends to the financing of our operations.

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