Toronto – April 03, 2023 – Starlight Investments (“Starlight”) is proud to announce that one of the company’s multi-residential communities, located in Guelph, Ontario, has achieved BOMA Best Gold Certification. As part of a larger, four-residence community, this residence now joins the other three in achieving BOMA Best Gold certification.
BOMA Best is a national program in Canada that assesses and recognizes excellence in energy and environmental management and performance in residential buildings. BOMA Best Certification is widely recognized in the industry and serves as an important benchmark for sustainable building practices.
“We are thrilled to receive BOMA Best Gold Certification for this property,” said Marlee Kohn, Executive Director, ESG, at Starlight Investments. “This achievement demonstrates our ongoing commitment to sustainability and responsible residence management practices. We are proud of our team’s hard work and dedication to achieving this important milestone.”
The building boasts upgraded heating and cooling, energy efficient in-suite appliances, advanced building automation systems, LED lighting systems and water efficient fixtures. The residence also features a dog spa, yoga room, golf simulator, lawn bowling space and a number of quality amenities. The community is also one of 25 Starlight communities that hosts a communal beehive and pollinator station as part of a sustainability partnership with Canadian company, Alveole.
The achievement of BOMA Best Gold Certification for this community is a testament to Starlight Investments’ commitment to sustainable building practices and the company’s ongoing efforts to minimize the environmental impact of its communities. The certification recognizes the residence’s efficient use of energy and water, effective waste management, and commitment to sustainability practices.
Starlight Investments is committed to incorporating sustainable practices into its properties and operations, and the company has set a goal to achieve BOMA Best Certification for all of its properties across Canada.
About Starlight Investments
Starlight Investments is a leading global real estate investment and asset management firm. A privately held owner, developer and asset manager of over 77,000 multi-residential suites and over 8 million square feet of commercial property space, we offer a range of investment vehicles across various real estate strategies. Starlight’s guiding mission is to balance our tenure with visionary curiosity to create positive impact for investors and communities alike. At Starlight, we invest with impact.
Learn more at www.starlightinvest.com or connect with us on LinkedIn.
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