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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.
  • 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.

  • Ten REITs Named as 2018 Green Lease Leaders by IMT, DOE

    Nareit corporate members recognized for incorporating energy efficiency, sustainability into leases.

  • 6/12/2018

    Weingarten Realty Investors Focuses on Tenant Diversification and Quality of Location

    CEO Drew Alexander expects REIT to continue selling assets in second half of 2018.

  • 7/19/2017

    Weingarten Realty CEO Highlights Benefits of Omnichannel Retail

    CEO Drew Alexander says omnichannel model “makes good real estate even more valuable.”

  • Green Street Associates
    1/31/2017

    The Growth of Green Street Advisors

    The growth of influential research firm Green Street Advisors mirrors the rise of REITs.

  • Scottsdale Shopping Center
    11/11/2016

    Weingarten Realty Investors is a Family Affair

    Weingarten Realty Investors CEO Drew Alexander has helped transition the family business to build sustained success in shopping centers.

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