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  • Nareit Developments blog

    REITs in the Community: Walorski Visits EdR

    Rep. Jackie Walorski (R-IN) visited Irish Row Apartments, which are owned and managed by EdR in South Bend, IN near the University of Notre Dame. Rep. Walorski, a member of the House Ways & Means Committee, was briefed on EdR's activities at Notre Dame and across the country.
  • Nareit Developments blog

    REITs in the Community: Meeting With Rep. Peter Roskam in Chicago

    During a visit to Chicago, Rep. Peter Roskam (R-IL) met with REIT executives, including Equity Residential President & CEO David Neithercut and NAREIT President & CEO Steve Wechsler. Rep. Roskam is chairman of the House Subcommittee on Tax Policy.
  • Market Commentary Blog

    REIT Volatility, Correlation, Beta, and Alpha as of Mid-2017: Not Your Father’s Small-Cap Value Stocks (Thank Goodness)

    Listed equity REITs have generally outperformed small-cap value stocks, posting slightly higher returns but substantially lower volatility and substantially better diversification benefits.
  • The REIT Report Podcast

    Green Street Adviser Says Market Open to "Non-traditional" REIT IPOs

    Dirk Aulabaugh
    Dirk Aulabaugh of Green Street's Advisory Group says some mall REIT portfolios could become privatization targets.
  • Market Commentary Blog

    Single Family Rental REITs: Long-term Players Providing Additional Housing Options

    Single Family Home Rental REITs have established themselves as long-term players providing additional housing options at a time when the housing market continues to recover. 
  • Market Commentary Blog

    REIT Industry FFO Exceeds $15 Billion For The First Time Ever

    The listed REIT industry continues to grow and prosper. Total Funds from Operations (FFO) of listed Equity REITs rose 7.9 percent in the second quarter, to $15.6 billion, according to the NAREIT T-Tracker®. 
  • Market Commentary Blog

    Comparing Listed REITs with Private Equity Real Estate: What the Cambridge Associates Data Have to Say

    Cambridge Associates reports that private equity real estate funds have underperformed listed equity REITs by 3.91 percentage points per year over the past 25 years.