WELCOME TO THE AFL-CIO BUILDING INVESTMENT TRUST (BIT) The ONLY commercial real estate fund licensed to use the AFL-CIO brand. THE NUMBERS AT A GLANCE Since 1988, the BIT has directly or indirectly invested more than $7.4 BILLION for the development and acquisition of more than 200 office, retail, multifamily, hotel, warehouse, and mixed-use properties across the country. SEE OUR PORTFOLIO The BIT invests in assets located in the communities where union families live and work. COMPREHENSIVE UNION LABOR POLICIES learn how to INVEST IN THE BIT Competitive risk-adjusted returns for qualified union pension plans. MEET OUR PROFESSIONALS UNION PROUD! MESSAGE FROM RICHARD L. TRUMKA AFL-CIO PRESIDENT The BIT’s investments have helped to generate millions of union construction work hours since the Fund’s inception.


 Welcome to the official digital newsletter of the AFL-CIO Building Investment Trust (BIT). Read news on how the BIT creates and operates nationwide with comprehensive union labor policies that help create union jobs throughout the country.

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The importance of union construction in the mid-west during the recession.

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The Wolf Point project and construction in Chicago.

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See early construction of Wolf Point East in downtown Chicago, IL.

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