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.

  • 6/22/2020

    Impact of COVID-19 on the REIT Industry: Outlook and Opportunities

    Nareit and Wilshire Associates participated in a webinar hosted by FTSE Russell.
  • 6/17/2020

    REITs Named to 100 Best Corporate Citizens List

    Ventas, Healthpeak Properties, Weyerhaeuser, AvalonBay, & Welltower named to 3BL Media ranking.
  • 6/15/2020

    Nareit’s New REITworks Conference To Be Held Virtually

    Save the date for REITworks, to be held virtually on Sept. 21-22, 2020.
  • 6/15/2020

    Webinar: Investors Talk Opportunities, Challenges of Great Restart

    Bloomberg Intelligence and Nareit hosted their 9th joint webinar, “Commercial Real Estate’s Great Restart Brings Opportunity, Challenges.” 
  • 6/15/2020

    California Senate Committee Hears Bill Allowing Commercial Tenants to Unilaterally Defer Rent, Renegotiate, and Terminate Leases

    Calif. Senate Appropriations Committee moves SB 939 to suspense file, a holding place for bills with fiscal impact to the state in order for additional evaluation; vote expected June 18.
  • 6/15/2020

    CIAT Submits Comments to Treasury Regarding Terrorism Risk Insurance Program

    The Coalition to Insure Against Terrorism believes TRIP has been successful in making terrorism coverage available for commercial policyholders.
  • 6/8/2020

    Thank You REITweek: 2020 Investor Conference Sponsors

    Through the support of this year’s sponsors, Nareit was able to gather more than 3,700 industry stakeholders virtually.
  • 6/8/2020

    Nareit’s REITweek 2020 Sessions Available on Demand

    The conference’s general sessions and 90 individual company presentations are all available on demand to registrants on the REITweek meeting site.
  • 6/8/2020

    OCC Urges Banks to Support mREITs and Other Non-bank Lenders

    Responding to a letter co-authored by Nareit, OCC affirms that prior flexibility guidance applies to mREITs.
  • 6/4/2020

    After a Difficult Few Months, REITs are Responsibly Reopening

    REIT CEOs from the lodging and resort, retail, residential, and office sectors said customers are ready for reopenings and trusting businesses to do so safely.