REIT Magazine Articles
People making news in the REIT and publicly traded real estate industry.
Bi-monthly thoughts from NAREIT's Chairman.
Evan Urbania is CEO of ChatterBlast Media, a creative agency that helps organizations leverage social media.
David Rosenberg is chief economist and strategist at Gluskin Sheff + Associates Inc. He joined Gluskin Sheff in 2009 after serving as chief North American economist at Merrill Lynch in New York for seven years.
Retail REITs are adopting new tactics to keep customers coming to their properties and staying longer when they're there. Trips to local shopping centers are becoming experiences for visitors.
After a year on the job, four REIT CEOs discuss lessons learned and obstacles overcome. John Case, Joseph Coradino, Raymond Gellein, Jr. and Doyle Simons say culture, communication and capital structures have been focal points in year one.
In the last 18 months, Annaly Capital Management co-founder Wellington Denahan has moved out from behind the scenes to become the public face of the REIT. Denahan talks with the magazine about transitioning to her new role.
REITs are getting good grades for their corporate governance, and companies are using strong ratings to their advantage versus competitors. Observers say even more can be done across the industry.