U.S. REITs recognized for exceptional sustainability practices.
REIT prices don’t reflect positive fundamentals, analysts say.
Lodging REIT’s focus shifting to upper upscale hotels.
SL Green sees potential to raise in-place rents.
CMBS issuance in 2015 projected to exceed last year.
REITs more than doubled the S&P 500, as second-quarter earnings reports showed broad-based gains.
Research released July 9 shows 1031 exchanges have number of benefits for real estate companies.
Year-long academic contest sees 15 teams vying for $50,000 scholarship.
Analysts say REITs likely to face pressure until Federal Reserve alters rates.
Returns seen to be boosted by sustainability achievements.