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
REITs Declined in Opening Week of 2021

REITs declined in the opening week of 2021, with a -2.4% total return on the FTSE Nareit All Equity REITs index.

Weekly REIT Returns for Jan 11, 2021
Past as Prologue: 2020 and REIT Performance in 2021

The path of the pandemic and the vaccines will continue to hold the keys for the economy and commercial real estate, and for stock markets, in 2021.

Year in Review - Chart 4
REITs Gained Slightly Last Week

REIT share prices rose slightly during the week ended December 18, with the FTSE Nareit All Equity REITs index posting a weekly total return of 0.5% and a year-to-date return of -6.9%.

REIT REturns 12/21
Outlook for REITs and Real Estate in 2021 sees Recovery Ahead

CRE markets, and the economy as a whole are bolstered by the solid fundamentals that were in place when the pandemic hit, in sharp contrast to prior recessions.

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REITs Trimmed Recent Gains Last Week

REIT share prices fell during the week ended December 11, with the FTSE Nareit All Equity REITs index posting a total return of -2.5%.

REIT chart for December 14th
REIT Share Prices Little Changed in Holiday-shortened Week

Most REIT property sectors were up slightly for the week.

11/30 REIT chart
REIT Stocks Gave Back Some Gains Last Week

The FTSE Nareit All Equity REITs index posted a total return of -1.1% for the week ended Nov. 20, following weekly increases of 4.3% and 6.9% earlier in the month.

Weekly returns chart for 11/23
REIT Earnings Stabilized in Third Quarter, According to Nareit T-Tracker

Diversified REITs saw FFO swing from negative $102 million in the second quarter to positive $962 million in Q3.

T Tracker Chart 1
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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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