REITs in the Community

  • REITs in the Community: Murphy Visits Crown Castle

    Rep. Tim Murphy visits an office of Crown Castle International Corp. in Pittsburgh.Murphy met with more than 70 Crown Castle employees and addressed issues now pending before Congress that could impact Crown Castle and the REIT industry.

  • REITs in the Community: Holding in Los Angeles

    Rep. George Holding of the House Ways and Means Committee meets with REIT executives from Kilroy Realty,Macerich and Public Storage in Los Angeles and received a briefing on the critical issues now facing the industry.

  • REITs in the Community: Alexandria Real Estate Equities in Seattle

    Rep. Jim McDermott (D-WA), a senior member of the House Ways and Means Committee, visited Alexandria Real Estate Equities' property at 1616 Eastlake Avenue in Seattle. John Cox, senior vice president, regional market director, Seattle (left), gave the Congressman an overview of the investments Alexandria is making in Seattle.

  • REITs in the Community: Simon in New York

    Rep. Kathleen Rice (D-N.Y.) visited Simon Property Group’s Roosevelt Field mall in Garden City, N.Y. Rice, who is a member of the House Committee on Homeland Security, received a briefing on the status of the mall, which is undergoing a major redevelopment.

  • REITs in the Community: Tanger Outlers in Delaware

    Rep. John Carney (D-DE) (left) visited Tanger Outlets in Rehoboth Beach, DE. Carper toured the property, met with several store managers, and greeted constituents. General Manage, Amy Norgate (right) briefed Carney on the economic impact of the property and described the renovation currently underway.

  • REITs in the Community: Indianapolis-based REITs

    Eric Holcomb (second from left) State Chief of Staff to Sen. Dan Coats (R-IN), who was recently appointed to the Senate Finance Committee, met with executives from several Indianapolis-based REITs to discuss a variety of issues critical to the REIT and publicly-traded real estate industry. Mr. Holcomb was briefed on the current status of REITs based in Indiana and the economic impact these and other REITs provide in communities across the country.

  • REITs in the Community: CyrusOne in Virginia

    James J. Williams (right) Legislative Director to Rep. Kenny Marchant (R-TX), a member of the House Ways and Means Committee, visits CyrusOne's Northern Virginia Data Center located in Sterling, VA. CyrusOne is headquartered in Carrolton, TX, which is based in Rep. Marchant's congressional district. 

  • REITs in the Community: Cousin Properties in Georgia

    During a meeting in Atlanta, Cousin Properties President & CEO Larry Gellerstedt, left, visited briefly with Sen. Johnny Isakson (R-GA), a member of the Senate Finance Committee and chairman of the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee, and updated the senator on Cousins' current activities in Georgia.

  • REITs in the Community: WP Glimcher in Ohio

    May 11, 2015 - During a brief meeting in Columbus, Ohio, Rep. Patrick Tiberi (R-OH), right, visited with WP Glimcher (NYSE: GRT) President & CEO Michael Glimcher. Glimcher provided an update on the company's recent development activities in Ohio and across the country.

  • REITs in the Community: Macerich in Virginia

    On April 9, Colin Brainard (left), tax staffer for Rep. Lynn Jenkins (R-KS), visited the Tysons Corner Center, which is owned and managed by Macerich (NYSE: MAC). As a member of the House Ways and Means Committee, Jenkins is very familiar with REITs and the publicly traded real estate industry.