We are involved in master-planned community development, multifamily apartment development and homebuilding in the United States in cooperation with outstanding local partners. Moving forward we will further leverage our corporate strengths and continue to expand our U.S. operations. Community and Multifamily Apartment Development We will adopt the learnings from Japan to the developments we undertake in the U.S., and based on the philosophy we have established with our local partners, work towards the creation of a more sustainable society. Homebuilding Operations Sekisui House welcomed Woodside Homes as the newest member of our group in 2017 as we entered the U.S. homebuilding industry. We will leverage the experience and know-how of both companies to provide new kinds of value to people’s homes, and work towards the resolution of pressing environmental and social issues.