Growing economy, job growth key to positive outlook.
Despite struggles, positive trends emerging for sector.
Ten REITs on National Multi Housing Council's ranking of largest apartment owners.
Acquisition of office buildings and management business makes it the largest in company's history.
Investor interest continues to rise in self-storage.
Florida mall becomes first retail property in the country to debut EV charging stations.
Colony has an exclusive 60-day negotiating window to review larger capital committment.
Valuations are up 40 percent from the market low.
KBW recognizes 14 REITs in first annual REIT 'Dividend' Honor Roll.
Tenants look for quality, security and efficiency.