Nareit Developments

The Nareit Developments section on provides updates of Nareit's activities and key events impacting the REIT and commercial real estate industry. Nareit is the worldwide representative voice for REITs and publicly traded real estate companies with an interest in U.S. real estate and capital markets.

  • 6/18/2018

    Webinar: The Rising Tide of REIT M&A

    Register for this free Bloomberg webinar to join the discussion on the recent surge of REIT mergers and acquisitions (M&A).
  • 6/18/2018

    Nareit Submits Comments to Treasury/IRS Regarding 2018-19 Priority Guidance Plan

    In a letter submitted to the IRS on June 14, Nareit requested the IRS to issue guidance on a number of issues, with the principal request of the IRS issuing guidance confirming that the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act’s 20% deduction for REIT dividends...
  • 6/15/2018

    Nareit, EPRA Conduct Joint Investor Outreach Meetings

    Meetings held in New York, Washington, D.C., and Ohio.
  • 6/11/2018

    Nareit Joins in Support of Shareholder Proposal Legislation

    H.R. 5756 would raise resubmission thresholds for failed shareholder proposals.
  • 6/11/2018

    Nareit, and Other Real Estate Groups, Send Letter to Treasury, IRS, on Section 199A

    Letter focuses on Section 199A deduction for property acquired through a 1031 like-kind exchange.
  • 6/11/2018

    REITs in the Community: Sen. Ben Cardin in Bethesda

    Sen. Ben Cardin (D-MD), a senior member of the Senate Finance Committee, met with several Maryland-based REIT executives during a visit to Bethesda, Maryland.
  • 6/6/2018

    GRESB Assessment Portal Closes July 1

    Leader in the Light awards are based on 70 percent of a company's GRESB score.
  • 6/1/2018

    Poll: What is the key factor driving REIT M&A in 2018?

    We want to hear from you.
  • 6/1/2018

    REITs in the Community: Bishop Visits EdR

    Rep. Michael Bishop (R-MI), a member of the House Ways & Means Committee, visited the SkyVue complex located on the campus of Michigan State University in East Lansing, MI. The facility is owned and operated by EdR. 
  • 6/1/2018

    REITs in the Community: Schweikert Visits STORE Capital

    Rep. Dave Schweikert (R-AZ), a member of the House Ways & Means Committee, visited STORE Capital's headquarters in Scottsdale, AZ and met with CEO Chris Volk.