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.

  • 5/11/2020

    Nareit’s Website Sees Significant Traffic Increase in 2020

    Through the end of the first quarter 2020, users are up 32% and pageviews are up 21% over 2019.
  • 5/11/2020

    Nareit Supports Bipartisan Effort to Boost Businesses Hardest Hit by the COVID-19 Crisis

    Senators Bennet (D-CO) and Young (R-IN) have announced a program that would make enhancements to the Paycheck Protection Program and create the RESTART initiative.
  • 5/8/2020

    More Than 1,000 Investors, REIT Executives Registered for REITweek: 2020 Investor Conference

    Held June 2-4, REITweek provides the opportunity for top REIT management teams to connect with investors during company presentations, one-on-one private meetings, and more.
  • 5/8/2020

    Industry Leaders Convene to Discuss the Impact of COVID-19 on Commercial Real Estate and the Global Economy

    British Property Federation hosts webinar featuring REESA members.
  • 5/4/2020

    100 REIT Management Teams Confirmed to Present Virtually at Nareit’s REITweek

    Attendees will have the chance to hear from management teams representing all sectors—from health care to self-storage REITs.
  • 5/4/2020

    REIT Magazine Transitioning to Temporary Digital Format

    In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, the May/June and July/August issues of REIT magazine will be combined into one digital edition.
  • 5/4/2020

    Treasury Department and the IRS Allow Public REITs to Use up to 90% Stock to Satisfy Their Distribution Requirements Through 2020

    New revenue procedure favorably responds to Nareit’s request.
  • 5/1/2020

    Nareit Discusses the Impact of COVID-19 on Commercial Real Estate and REITs During NCTR Webinar

    Nareit’s Investor Outreach team joined the National Council on Teacher Retirement for a webinar to discuss the impact of COVID-19 on commercial real estate and REITs. More than 30 attendees registered for the webinar, representing more than 16 pension plans, investment consulting firms, and asset managers.
  • 4/30/2020

    Nareit Responds to SEC Proposed Amendments to Disclosure Requirements

    The proposed amendments relate to Management’s Discussion and Analysis (MD&A), Selected Financial Data, and Supplementary Financial Information.
  • 4/27/2020

    Nareit to Partner on NCTR Webinar

    Register for the April 29 webinar by Nareit and the National Council on Teacher Retirement titled “Impact of COVID-19 on Commercial Real Estate and REITs.”