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.

  • 3/19/2020

    Nareit Asks Treasury to Allow Public REITs to Use 90% Stock to Satisfy Their Distribution Requirement

    The IRS’ current guidance requires the mix of stock and cash to be 80%/20%.
  • 3/19/2020

    100% of Nareit Survey Respondents Encouraging or Requiring Work from Home

    Nareit survey benchmarks response across 37 member REITs.
  • 3/19/2020

    2020 REIT Magazine Keystone Advertisers

    Alliant, Block Strong, and Yardi will each advertise in all six REIT magazine issues this year.
  • 3/16/2020

    Hawaii House Committee Holds Hearing on SB 2697 SD1

    On Friday, March 13, the Hawaii House Committee on Economic Development and Business held a hearing regarding temporarily disallowing the REIT DPD.
  • 3/16/2020

    Nareit Communications Team Welcomes New SVP

    The Nareit Communications team welcomes Katie Feldman as senior vice president of public relations and strategic communications.
  • 3/12/2020

    Registration is Now Open for Nareit’s REITweek: 2020 Investor Conference

    Held June 2-4 at the New York Hilton Midtown, REITweek brings together nearly 1,000 investors and more than 125 REIT management teams for three days of networking, meetings, and educational panels.
  • 3/12/2020

    Nareit and Other Real Estate Executives Ask Treasury to Withdraw a 2007 FIRPTA Notice

    The notice is creating unnecessary friction and in some cases is preventing foreign capital from being invested in U.S. real estate.
  • 3/9/2020

    Hawaii Senate Passes Temporary Disallowance of REIT Dividends Paid Deduction

    SB 2697 would temporarily disallow the REIT DPD, except when 100% of a REIT’s real property is used to provide affordable housing in Hawaii.
  • 3/6/2020

    SEC Streamlines Financial Disclosure Requirements Applicable to Registered Debt Offerings

    Nareit comment cited 24 times.
  • 3/6/2020

    Welcome Reception for New Nareit Hawaii Office

    Attendees included member REITs, beneficiaries of Nareit Foundation grants for affordable housing, industry advocates, and policymakers.