thirdACT PBC is an award-winning real estate finance and technology company that has created a truly unique way to invest in real estate. The company combines finance, urban tech, and sustainability to enable investors the ability to own a slice of the nation’s leading cities.
thirdACT is women-founded and led. We have always believed financial companies should be a force for good. We recognize this responsibility and are proud to be a Public Benefit Corporation.
A secular change is moving investors towards innovative sustainable finance. thirdACT reflects this trend. Without compromising returns, thirdACT drives resiliency in communities through better buildings.
Founder & CEO
Diane Schrader is the Founder and CEO of thirdACT PBC, combining real estate, fintech, and sustainability. Since launching in 2015, thirdACT has developed a series of institutional investment products that drive resiliency in communities by financing energy efficiency and clean energy property improvements. Diane also founded the Climate and the DAF Salons. The Climate Salons are intimate gatherings held worldwide, convening the largest pools of capital to explore private investment in climate. The DAF Salons are a virtual series of conversations with thought leaders to explore how to direct investments from Donor Advised Funds. She also serves on the Board of Directors for the Hawthorn Club and is an advisor to mission-driven startups, VCs, and non-profits.