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.

  • 3/5/2020

    Webinar: How are REITs Raising and Using Capital in 2020?

    Nareit and Bloomberg Intelligence are partnering on an upcoming webinar to discuss how the rapidly evolving and uncertain outlook will impact REIT operations and performance, capital needs, and expectations for the year ahead.
  • 3/4/2020

    Treasury Secretary Mnuchin Comments on Treasury FIRPTA Notice Before House Ways & Means Committee

    Mnuchin said he is reviewing a congressional request to withdraw an IRS notice related to the Foreign Investment in Real Property Tax Act.
  • 3/3/2020

    Nareit Backs Bipartisan Federal Legislation to Reduce Barriers to Affordable Housing in the United States

    The Yes in My Backyard Act encourages localities to eliminate discriminatory land use policies.
  • 3/3/2020

    W. P. Carey Tax Director Dives Into the Importance of Nareit’s REITwise

    Puneet Sharma, global director of tax at W. P. Carey Inc. and five-time REITwise attendee, talks about why the law, accounting, and finance conference is a must-attend event.
  • 3/3/2020

    HPET Included in IA50 Database of Experienced Impact Investment Firms

    Entirety of HPET’s assets under management are impact investments.
  • 3/2/2020

    Highlights from Nareit's CEO Forum & Advocacy Day

    REIT executives from across the United States came to Washington, D.C. last week for Nareit’s CEO Forum & Advocacy Day.
  • 2/28/2020

    Nareit Kicks Off 2020 Outreach to Financial Advisors

    Strategic and comprehensive outreach program is designed to promote REIT-based real estate investment to the retail investor marketplace.
  • 2/28/2020

    Nareit Announces Small Investor Empowerment Award for Senator and Congresswoman

    Nareit announced Senator Mike Crapo (R-ID) and Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-CA) (pictured) as honorees of the 2020 Small Investor Empowerment (SIE) Awards during Nareit’s CEO Forum and Advocacy Day.
  • 2/24/2020

    Nareit Hawaii Community Giving Initiative Awards Pu‘uhonua O Wai‘anae $150,000 Grant

    The nonprofit group has purchased a 20-acre land parcel and will begin fundraising to build affordable homes.
  • 2/24/2020

    REITs in the Community: Rep. Armstrong Visits IRET

    Rep. Kelly Armstrong (R-ND) visited the offices of IRET in Minot, ND to learn about the company's investments in the state.