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Data collection increasingly important as reporting standards emerge.
Michael Hudgins of J.P. Morgan Asset Management says single-family REITs have "surprised to the upside" so far, although questions remain.
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.
Luke Zubrod of Chatham Financial on the biggest risks and opportunities for REITs in the current derivatives marketplace.
NAREIT’s Calvin Schnure says improving vacancy rates in first quarter are promising.
Large amount of untapped investor demand expected to fuel growth.
Post Properties senior vice president for taxation Kate Mason focuses on need to provide auditors with relevant information.
Compensia’s Mark Borges recommends planning ahead for possible contingencies.
Brandywine general counsel Brad Molotsky says REITs working on improving communications architecture.
Sandy Presant sees elimination of like-kind exchanges as detrimental to economic growth.