We create liveable cities

Cities are hotbeds of commerce, innovation, social activity, artistic expression and community building. But without out proper planning and design, the cities of the future won’t be places where we can fully unlock our potential. Creating liveable cities is all about understanding the challenges facing people living there and fostering outcomes that improve quality of life.

Peter Glus

Global Cities Lead, North America; City Executive New York +1 718 397 2378 Ask me a question

Citizens are coping with liveability challenges in cities such as skyrocketing rents and extreme heat. In order to thrive in urban settings, people need their cities to deliver outcomes that exemplify nine aspects of liveability.

Discover the 9 aspects of liveability →

  • Accessible
    Enabling all residents to take advantage of the services and amenities the city has to offer.
  • Regenerative
    Renewing and repositioning assets and spaces within cities to improve living conditions.
  • Inclusive
    Promoting social cohesion and giving residents a sense they are valued and belong in the city.
  • Resilient
    Enabling people, assets and cities to better withstand or quickly recover from shocks and stresses.
  • Green
    Reducing greenhouse gases and using vegetation and natural systems to enhance urban climates.
  • Healthy
    Promoting good health for citizens, including mental well-being and healthy environments.
  • Intelligent
    Incorporating data insights into decision-making to help assets and people better adapt to change.
  • Affordable
    Ensuring goods, services, rents and real estate are reasonably priced or inexpensive.
  • Profitable
    Creating a vibrant economy and providing financial opportunities for residents and business.


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