LightBox, a proptech company that provides commercial, geographical, spatial, and environmental data for specific buildings, is expanding an existing partnership with nonprofit 501(c)(3) research and technology group First Street Foundation to incorporate climate risk information in its products, “making it easier to identify and measure climate risks ranging from floods and wildfires to extreme heat,” according to a press release.

LightBox has products for location intelligence, brokers and investors, due diligence, and lending. The systems all use a unique property identifier called a LightBox identifier, or LID, that enables “seamless indexing across property-centric relational databases,” Zach Wade, vice president or data science at LightBox, tells “This suite not only uniquely identifies properties, but each of the constituent pieces including structures and addresses.”

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