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.

  • 4/27/2020

    Investor Outreach Goes Virtual

    The COVID-19 crisis has required Nareit to adapt how it reaches its target audiences.
  • 4/20/2020

    Nareit Joins with Other Groups Asking the Treasury Department to Clarify Temporary Like-Kind Exchange Relief

    The letter seeks clarification that the deadline extension relief be automatic but not mandatory.
  • 4/19/2020

    Congress Considering Pandemic Insurance Coverage

    Nareit supports congressional efforts to reach consensus on pandemic insurance coverage.
  • 4/19/2020

    Nareit, RER Ask National Leaders to Address Business Continuity Pandemic Issues through Insurance-Type Solution

    Letters request administration and Congress take action on Potential Business Continuity Solution.
  • 4/19/2020

    Nareit Requests Waiver for Federal Reserve Main Street Direct Loans

    Senate Banking chairman confirms REITs should be eligible for critical liquidity program.
  • 4/17/2020

    REITweek: 2020 Investor Conference Goes Virtual

    Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Nareit will conduct its REITweek: 2020 Investor Conference virtually on June 2-4.
  • 4/17/2020

    Joint Trades Request for Additional Support of Commercial Mortgage Markets

    Nareit Urges that TALF be expanded to include more investment grade commercial real estate debt instruments.
  • 4/17/2020

    Nareit and 15 Groups Submit Comment on CRE Eligibility for PPP

    Nareit urges that the Payroll Protection Program rules for commercial real estate be clarified.
  • 4/16/2020

    David Simon, Steve Roth Among CEOs Named to Great American Economic Revival List

    Simon Property Group and Vornado Realty Trust were included on President Trump’s economic task force focused on reopening the economy after the coronavirus shutdown.
  • 4/13/2020

    Spirit Realty Expects to Receive 65-70% of April Rent by Month’s End

    CEO Jackson Hsieh said net lease REIT has received 126 tenant requests for rent deferral.