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.

  • 11/23/2020

    Nareit Announces Virtual ESG JumpStart Workshop for Early 2021

    Building off record attendance last year, Nareit will host its ESG JumpStart Workshop as a webinar series from Jan. 25-Feb. 5, 2021.
  • 11/23/2020

    REITworld: 2020 Annual Conference Recap

    Nareit’s REITworld: 2020 Annual Conference was held virtually on Nov. 17-19.
  • 11/20/2020

    REITworld Panel Examines Impact of COVID-19 on ESG Strategies

    Executives say interdisciplinary ESG communication has increased during the pandemic.
  • 11/19/2020

    REIT Executives Say Economic Impact of COVID-19 Will Become Clearer by Mid-2021

    Panelists on second day of REITworld stress need for additional government support.  
  • 11/19/2020

    REIT CEOs Say COVID-19 Unlikely to Materially Change Their Businesses Permanently

    Nareit’s new chair, Jim Risoleo, CEO of Host Hotels & Resorts, moderated a panel of REIT CEOs at REITworld’s day one general session.
  • 11/17/2020

    REITworld Panel Examines Broad Outlook for REITs and the Economy

    Impact of pandemic on office, retail, and health care sectors considered.
  • 11/16/2020

    Nareit and EPRA Conduct Annual Joint Investor Outreach Meetings

    This year’s virtual sessions included organizations based in Switzerland, the U.K., Sweden, and Germany.
  • 11/16/2020

    Nareit Welcomes New Member

    Nareit is pleased to welcome KKR Real Estate Finance as its newest corporate member.
  • 11/9/2020

    California Split Roll Property Tax Defeated

    Rent control measure considered defeated while other local ballot-related tax increases appear likely to be approved.
  • 11/9/2020

    Nareit’s REITwise: 2021 Law, Accounting & Finance Conference to be Held Virtually

    Attendees will have the opportunity to earn CPE/CLE credits, network with peers, and learn about the latest political, economic, and market events impacting REITs.