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Sept. 14, 2010 marked the beginning of the 50th anniversary year of celebration of the U.S. REIT industry. Fifty years ago, President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed legislation that created a new approach to income-producing real estate investment "“ a manner in which the best attributes of real estate and stock-based investment are combined.
Home ownership is taking a hit in the recession, spurring demand for rental apartments.
In the first eight months of 2010, equity REIT returns increased nearly 14 percent.
PSE President Suarez discusses how REITs were introduced to the market.
Private equity fundraising hits lowest mark since 2004.
Green Street Advisors analyst Steven Frankel discusses industrial sector fundamentals.
Joe Rodriguez, Jr. talks about the challenges of educating investors about REITs.
Discipline and commitment needed in corporate real estate.
Meredith Despins gives an overview of NAREIT's outreach and education program for pension and endowment funds.
Independent third-party research conducted recently highlighted the importance of including REITs as a distinct asset allocation in various investment portfolios.