News by Topic : Market Analysis
U.S. REITs exploring more international growth opportunities.
UPS Group Trust’s Greg Spick says he looks to REITs first when building a real estate position.
Sandy Paul of Delta Associates on transaction volume in the current real estate market.
NAREIT’s Calvin Schnure sees “solid set of fundamentals” in place for fourth quarter.
Interest rate concerns play major role in shaping market sentiment, analysts say.
REITs still offering stronger returns than other investments on a longer term basis, Case says.
Michael Hedden and Marc Shapiro of FTI Consulting say market fundamentals supporting higher real estate valuations.
All investing is a relative, not an absolute, game. If the stock market pops by 25 percent in one year and your fund is up 18 percent, you’re sort of a loser. If your fund gains 2 percent and the market loses 20 percent, then you’re a rock star.
For those in the know in the real estate investment business, David Auerbach’s daily market commentary has become indispensable reading for many institutions.
Investors report widespread optimism about direction of real estate market.