Industry data and research highlights the investment performance benefits and opportunities of REIT-based real estate investments to institutional and individual investors, financial advisers, policymakers and the media. Nareit provides a range of stock performance data for both domestic and global REITs as well as a series of industry performance measures tracked daily, monthly and yearly. 

Market Commentary
07/30/2021
Real GDP Exceeds Pre-pandemic High; Details of the Report Are Favorable for Commercial Real Estate

Real GDP rose at a 6.5% annual rate in the second quarter of 2021, and the details of the GDP report have several positive implications for the outlook for commercial real estate markets and REITs.

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07/27/2021
REITs Rose Again Last Week

REIT share prices rose for the third straight week, with the FTSE Nareit All Equity REITs Index posting a total return of 0.3%.

Weekly REIT Returns chart for 07/27
07/26/2021
The Commercial Real Estate Recovery Gained Momentum in 2021:Q2

The recovery in commercial real estate markets is proceeding unevenly across the various property types through the second quarter of 2021

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07/19/2021
REIT Share Prices Little Changed Last Week

REIT share prices were little changed in the week ended July 16, with a total return of 0.5% on the FTSE Nareit All Equity REITs Index.

Weekly REIT Returns chart for 07/19
07/19/2021
New Research Shows REITs Outperform Private Equity Real Estate Funds

New research shows REITs win a majority of head-to-head comparisons between domestic and international private equity real estate funds and REITs.

REITs Outperform Private Equity Real Estate Funds
07/19/2021
Strength in Brick & Mortar Sales Brightens Outlook for Malls, Shopping Centers

Retail sales grew a surprising 0.6% in June, demonstrating the strength of the consumer sector as the economic reopening continues.

2021 Retail Sales
07/13/2021
Strong Stock Market Returns for REITs Last Week

REITs posted significant gains last week, with a total return of 2.5% on the FTSE Nareit All Equity REITs Index

Weekly REIT Returns chart for 07/13
07/07/2021
Inflation Expectations Subside, According to Financial Market Prices

The pandemic and subsequent recovery have changed the outlook for both interest rates and inflation.

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REITWatch

REITWatch is a monthly statistical publication intended to provide a snapshot of the REIT industry. It includes data derived from the FTSE Nareit U.S. Real Estate Index Series and the FTSE/EPRA Nareit Global Real Estate Index Series in addition to tracking the performance of individual REITs.

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