As we head into the New Year, our Corporate Responsibility program continues to expand into new areas. We’re excited about the progress made over the past two years, and are looking forward to many of the efforts that will come to fruition in 2013.… Read More

You might remember the iPads for iDeas contest we ran at ICSC RECon 2012, where we gave away iPad 2s to attendees who submitted to us the best new ideas for posts for our blog. Well, that contest was actually an outgrowth of our internal iPads for iDeas program, which we started earlier this year.… Read More

Many think of property managers as the people responsible for the physical upkeep of a property — keeping areas clean, fixing leaky roofs, changing light bulbs, and filling potholes in the parking lot. While this is certainly part of the job description, it doesn’t begin to describe all of the many services Kimco’s property management team offers.… Read More

Hopefully you have been following our new blog and might have read some of my recent posts about Kimco’s sustainability initiatives, including our rooftop solar panel installations and high-intensity fluorescent lighting retrofits. In these instances, we made strategic investments in improved technology that will reduce and offset the cost and environmental impact of energy consumption at individual properties.… Read More

Institutional investors globally have become increasingly interested in how their portfolio companies are practicing sustainability. Our investors and joint venture partners are no different.

Over the past several years, we’ve observed an increasing trend of requests for information on Kimco’s sustainability practices — including impacts such as energy consumption at our shopping centers and how our operational decisions are influencing our environmental and economic performance.… Read More