Growthpoint launches South Africa’s first dual-certified property portfolio

JSE-listed real estate investment trust (Reit) Growthpoint Properties has launched the first and only property portfolio in South Africa to be highly rated by the South African Property Owners Association (Sapoa) and the Green Building Council South Africa (GBCSA). This premier portfolio, named the Thrive Portfolio, combines quality and aesthetics with sustainability for the benefit of clients and prioritises the health and wellbeing of the people working in the buildings, Growthpoint Properties MD Estienne de Klerk noted at the portfolio’s launch, in Johannesburg, on Thursday.