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Essex Property Trust Expands West Coast Portfolio
Essex Property Trust Expands West Coast Portfolio

With a mega-merger in the rear-view mirror, Essex Property Trust is building up its portfolio out west.

More REITs Gaining Access to Commercial Paper
More REITs Gaining Access to Commercial Paper
For REITs that qualify, commercial paper is a way to reduce borrowing costs.
Misconceptions About REITs and Interest Rates
Misconceptions About REITs and Interest Rates
The idea that rising interest rates are always bad for REITs may need another look.
Commercial Real Estate: Back In Demand
Commercial Real Estate: Back In Demand
As new construction picks up, demand for REIT space shakes off most, but  not all, of the downturn’s drag.
REITs in the Public Eye
REITs in the Public Eye

 Voluminous regulatory filings and extensive coverage by securities analysts and the financial press help make stock exchange-listed REITs the most transparent firms in the world of real estate.

Blackstoneâs Michael Nash Reflects on Thoughtful Lending and Expanding Market Share
Blackstone’s Michael Nash Reflects on Thoughtful Lending and Expanding Market Share

Michael Nash spoke recently with REIT magazine on topics including the state of market fundamentals and the reasons why Blackstone has been selling so much of its real estate lately.

InvenTrust Focusing on Retail and Student Housing Real Estate
InvenTrust Focusing on Retail and Student Housing Real Estate

After spinning off Xenia hotel platform, InvenTrust continues to divest.

Fitch Analyst Says Market Ripe for REIT Privatizations
Fitch Analyst Says Market Ripe for REIT Privatizations

Steven Marks of Fitch Ratings says some publicly traded REITs will become acquisition targets.

Hudgins Sees Upside in REITs in Second Half
Hudgins Sees Upside in REITs in Second Half

EII Capital Management’s Michael Hudgins covers key issues influencing the REIT market right now.

Congress Progressing Toward Cybersecurity Enhancements
Congress Progressing Toward Cybersecurity Enhancements

Two bills passed in April by House aim to promote information sharing.

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