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.
AvalonBay’s Black Associate Coalition Promotes Diversity Among Employees
Developments Feb. 26 2021

AvalonBay’s BAC, launched in 2020, celebrated Black History Month with regular weekly events.

Weyerhaeuser Named as Founding Member of Bipartisan Policy Center’s Net Zero Business Alliance
Sarah Borchers… Feb. 18 2021

Weyerhaeuser helping to pursue goal of net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050.

Why JBG SMITH’s EVP, Tax Keeps Coming Back to Nareit’s REITwise: Law, Accounting & Finance Conference
Developments Feb. 18 2021

Donna Wagner, EVP, Tax at JBG SMITH looks ahead at top tax issues to watch in 2021 and shares advice for first-time REITwise attendees.

SelectLeaders is “Cautiously Optimistic” for Real Estate’s Hiring Trends in 2021
Developments Feb. 9 2021

SelectLeaders surveyed 11 Real Estate Professional Associations—including candidates, employers, and HR executives—to gain insight into hiring trends in the real estate industry. The recently released report shows cautious optimism for the year ahead.