Forest City's 2017 Annual Report is available for download on the Investors section of the company's website.

"Our outstanding financial results In 2017 were the direct result of focused execution of our strategies, and were achieved by Forest City associates working together to drive exceptional performance and service through our organization and across our portfolio of real estate," wrote President and CEO David LaRue and Board Chairman James Ratner in their joint letter to fellow stockholders. "In addition to improvement across all our key performance metrics, our diligent execution allowed us to steadily reduce leverage, improve margins, reduce development risk and raise our dividend twice during the year."