Company News

Weingarten Realty is one of the nation’s premier REITs. The company owns, manages, acquires, develops and redevelops strategically located neighborhood and community shopping centers. The vast majority of its shopping centers are anchored by either a supermarket or a national value-oriented retailer.
  • 5/22/2020

    Weingarten Realty CEO Says Improved Portfolio Metrics Will Help REIT Navigate Crisis

    Drew Alexander sees dominance of omnichannel model in future retail landscape.

  • How REITS are Helping Reopen the Economy Safely

    As the REIT and commercial real estate industry turns its focus to the responsible reopening of the U.S. economy, Nareit will be actively participating and sharing regular updates here on reopenings.

  • REITs in the Community: Rep. Crenshaw Visits Weingarten Realty

    Rep. Dan Crenshaw (R-TX) toured the Driscoll at River Oaks in Houston, which is owned by Weingarten Realty Investors.

  • 12/10/2019

    Weingarten Realty Investors Takes Focused Approach toward Acquisitions

    CEO Drew Alexander says the REIT is looking to grow in about 15 markets across the U.S.

  • REITs in the Community: Sen. Cornyn Meets with REIT Executives

    Sen. John Cornyn (R-TX), a member of the Senate Finance Committee, visited the headquarters of Camden Property Trust in Houston.

  • 7/11/2019

    Weingarten Realty Investors Evolving to Stay on Top of “Ever-Changing” Retail

    CEO Drew Alexander says the REIT sold $600 million in properties last year to improve shareholder value.

  • 2/22/2019

    Weingarten Realty’s Green Forward Program Implements and Tracks Sustainability Initiatives

    Weingarten’s Chris Oftedal stresses the importance of educating stakeholders about ESG benefits.

  • 1/24/2019

    PNLR Phillips Edison's Multifaceted Diversity Initiative

    The diversity program’s goals are to recruit, retain, and develop women in leadership within the company and, ultimately, strengthen the entire firm.

  • 12/20/2018

    Weingarten Realty Focusing on Improving Portfolio Quality, Decreasing Risk

    CEO Drew Alexander says REIT selling bottom tier properties at about net asset value.

  • 10/29/2018

    REITs Adjusting to the New Normal in Retail

    Retail REITs aim to stay ahead of consumer trends.

Pages