Governance

Crown is a partnership with a proven track record, both as an independent organization and through the operating history of its principals. Crown has demonstrated it can carry out its strategy with low execution risk, employing its market savvy and hands-on management approach. Crown aligns itself with its institutional and private investors and applies principles of good governance in all its reporting.

An Executive Committee consisting of its founding partners and current Managing Partners govern Crown’s activities providing a blend of business, finance, capital markets and real estate experience.

Sustainability

Making our properties as efficient as possible doesn’t just improve performance – it preserves our environment. From replacing inefficient equipment, to implementing waste management programs, to promoting energy conservation, we invest in the environment. Crown’s approach to building management includes sustainable development and management practices through more efficient operations and healthier, more engaging building environments for tenants.

LEED

Canada Green Building CouncilCrown is proud to promote a whole-building approach to sustainability. By achieving LEED certification at our buildings, we recognize performance in five key areas of human and environmental health:

  • Sustainable site development
  • Water efficiency
  • Energy efficiency
  • Materials selection
  • Indoor environmental quality

BOMA Best:

Boma BestBOMA Best® is Canada’s largest environmental assessment and certification program for existing buildings. It is a unique, voluntary program designed by industry for industry providing owners and managers with a consistent framework for assessing the environmental performance and management of existing buildings of all sizes. Crown strives to achieve the highest possible BOMA rating at its buildings, and has been recognized by the association for various awards and recognition. http://bomacanada.ca/bomabest/

Corporate Social Responsibility

Crown is committed to giving back. We bring together the businesses operating from our buildings, service providers and our employees to make a larger impact in the communities in which we operate.  

Each year, the Crown team participates in the real estate community’s Ride for Juvenile Diabetes Research (JDRF).  Through a combination of employee-sponsored pledges and corporate donations, Crown was the highest fundraising team in 2016 with $72,500 towards the cause.

Crown also contributed once again to the United Way’s Workplace Campaign. Through a combination of employee pledges, corporate matching and several games and contests, the team raised over $20,000 in 2016.