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    Liberty, Brandywine, Vornado, Kilroy among the recipients.

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    Equity REITs invest in real estate equity by acquiring properties – such as shopping malls, office buildings or apartments – and collecting rents from their tenants. Visit this section to learn more about Equity REITs.

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    Mortgage REITs provide financing for real estate by purchasing or originating mortgages and mortgage-backed securities (MBS) and earning income from the interest on these investments. Visit this section to learn more about Mortgage REITs.

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    REITWeek 2014 will be held June 3-5, 2014 in New York City.  Corporate members as well as qualified institutional investors and sponsors are invited to register and attend.

Welcome to is the online home for all things REIT. Brought to you by NAREIT®, the National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts®, delivers the latest real estate investment data and analysis, news, policy developments and industry information. Be sure to come back often for the latest updates.



In 2000, companies issued $900 billion in bonds, but investor demand drove that figure up to $3.2 trillion last year.



Index Data

FTSE NAREIT U.S. Value ($) % Change
All REITs 169.51 -0.60%
All Equity REITs 554.46 -0.65%
Mortgage REITs 5.83 -0.51%
Global 1,530.09 -0.23%
Developed 1,592.32 -0.30%
Emerging 1,740.51 0.28%





Upcoming Events

REITWeek 2014

REITWeek 2014REITWeek 2014: NAREIT's Investor Forum® brings the largest concentration of REIT management teams into one location, enabling you to get the best insights and hear first-hand from REIT executives about their latest company developments.

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Policy Issues

State Tax Fairness

NAREIT issues a letter to Chairman Goodlatte commending the House Judiciary Committee for holding a hearing regarding “Exploring Alternative Solutions on the Internet Sales Tax Issue.”

Read More updates on key policy issues.


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