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.

  • 9/23/2020

    REITworks Panel Highlights Growing Appeal of Green Bonds

    Investor appetite for green bonds presents “wonderful opportunity” for REITs, panelist says.
  • 9/23/2020

    REITworks Panel Looks at Evolution of ESG Post-Pandemic

    Healthy buildings are quickly becoming a “must-have,” panelist Ben Myers says.
  • 9/22/2020

    REITworks Panelists Stress Importance of Trust When Integrating HR, D&I, and Sustainability

    Panelists also say companies are in the early stages of developing DEI strategy.
  • 9/22/2020

    REITworks Panel Focuses on Voluntary Disclosure Programs

    Panelists see increased consolidation of ESG reporting frameworks.  
  • 9/22/2020

    Unity on Social Justice Matters Crucial to Making Progress: Wes Moore

    REITworks keynote speaker says U.S. sits at a “crucial juncture.”
  • 9/22/2020

    REITworks Panel Reviews Board Best Practices for Navigating the Current Market

    Boards should be “extremely engaged right now,” Green Street’s Cedrik Lachance says.  
  • 9/17/2020

    Registration for Nareit’s REITworld: 2020 Annual Conference is Now Open

    The conference will be held virtually on Nov. 17-19, 2020.
  • 9/15/2020

    REITs and Social Justice

    As REITs respond to social and racial injustice, Nareit will track the efforts across the commercial real estate industry.
  • 9/14/2020

    REITworks Panelist Named Top Corporate Social Responsibility Influence Leader

    Leading up to the inaugural REITworks: 2020 Virtual Conference, Nareit spoke with panelist Marc Siegel about environmental stewardship, social impact, and good governance in real estate.
  • 9/14/2020

    Rep. Maloney Hosts Discussion on Pandemic Risk Insurance Act

    Congresswoman, business and insurance industry leaders emphasize need for public-private pandemic risk insurance program.