Nareit Media Briefs

The Nareit Media blog provides information for members of the news media on REITs, the REIT industry and Nareit. Media representatives seeking information on REIT returns, REIT performance relative to other investments, and the size and make-up of the U.S. REIT industry will find it here.

  • 10/28/2020

    New Coalition Advocates To Keep Jobs And Businesses Protected From Future Economic Shutdowns

    The newly formed Business Continuity Coalition (BCC) brings together more than two dozen industries and companies, which represent more than 50 million workers, to develop a plan with policymakers and other stakeholders to protect American jobs and to limit future economic damage from pandemics and other national emergencies that cause business interruptions.
  • 10/19/2020

    REITs Outperform Unlisted Real Estate Investments, Major Pension Fund Study Finds

    Despite better performance, REITs remain underutilized by pensions.
  • 10/9/2020

    REITs Maintain Steady Growth as Economy Continues Recovery

    FTSE Nareit All REITs Index Shows 1.46% Gain in Q3
  • 8/20/2020

    REITs Report 21.7% Decline in Earnings in Second Quarter 2020

    As the COVID-19 crisis deepened, REITs retained strong balance sheets, low leverage ratios.
  • 7/22/2020

    REIT Industry Rent Collection Shows Continued Improvement in July

    Free-Standing Retail REITs rent collected see jump of more than 12 percentage points; Industrial sector remains strongest performer.  
  • 7/16/2020

    REITs Showed Strong Recovery as Economy Began to Reopen

    FTSE Nareit All REITs Index Shows 13.96% Gain in Q2
  • 6/8/2020

    President Trump Signs Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility into Law

    H.R. 7010 reduces certain restrictions for borrowers of the small business PPP loan program enacted as part of the CARES Act in March.
  • 6/2/2020

    Alexandria, Acadia, Starwood and AGNC Secure Top Spots in Nareit 2020 Investor CARE Awards

    Annual Awards Recognize Best Shareholder Communications Among REITs
  • 5/21/2020

    REITs Report 9% Decline in Earnings in First Quarter 2020

    REITs maintained strong balance sheets, financial resilience, and high occupancy rates as the COVID-19 crisis intensified 
  • 5/21/2020

    May Rents Collected By REITs Nearly Unchanged From April

    Industrial is Top Performing Sector for Rent Collection