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.

  • 6/3/2020

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

    Join FTSE Russell, Nareit, and Wilshire Associates for a webinar on June 16 at 2:00 p.m. EDT.
  • 6/2/2020

    REIT CEOs Discuss the Importance of Crisis Communications on Nareit IR Symposium Panel

    Four REIT leaders detailed their approach to communications with key stakeholders as the coronavirus pandemic unfolded.
  • 6/1/2020

    Revised California “Split Roll” Property Tax Initiative Formally Qualifies for November 2020 Ballot

    Backers hope to increase property taxes notwithstanding many closed businesses from pandemic-induced crisis.
  • 5/31/2020

    California Bill Allowing Commercial Tenants to Renegotiate and Terminate Leases Advances in Senate

    California Senate Judiciary Committee passes SB 939; bill advances to Senate Appropriations Committee.
  • 5/30/2020

    Hawaii State Legislature Reconvened for 10 Days in May

    Legislators are planning to convene again in mid-June to discuss more on COVID-19 and economic recovery.
  • 5/30/2020

    House Passes Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act 417-1

    HR 7010 would ease restrictions for borrowers of PPP loans.
  • 5/30/2020

    Nareit Welcomes New Member

    Nareit is pleased to welcome Alpine Income Property Trust, Inc. as its newest corporate member.
  • 5/30/2020

    Legislation Would Ensure Federal Insurance Against Pandemics

    The Pandemic Risk Insurance Act of 2020 is modeled after the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act, passed after the 9/11 terror attacks.
  • 5/29/2020

    REITweek: Virtual Investor Conference Preview

    Next week, more than 2,000 REIT executives, investors, and industry leaders will gather virtually for Nareit’s REITweek: Virtual Investor Conference.
  • 5/26/2020

    Webinar: Commercial Real Estate’s Great Restart Brings Opportunity, Challenges

    Nareit and Bloomberg Intelligence are partnering on an upcoming webinar to discuss how REITs have navigated the pandemic, how they are managing the logistical and financial challenges of reopening, and how REIT business models may need to change to adapt to a new post-pandemic marketplace.