March/April 2020

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Columns & Departments

  • Getting in Front of the Cybersecurity Threat

    As we head into a new decade, it is critical that our industry recognizes and embraces the importance of cybersecurity and understands the new threats that are emerging.

  • The ESG Implications of a REIT’s Supply Chain

    As environmental, social, and governance (ESG) issues become increasingly important to REITs, an emerging area of focus is that of the sustainable and ethical practices that a REIT’s supplier companies might employ.

  • A Technological Evolution

    Technology not just impacts the types of assets some REITs own, it also changes how they operate.

  • Taking Flight

    The TWA Hotel at JFK Airport is MCR’s homage to the golden age of air travel.

  • Lexington Realty Trust Smoothly Transitions to Single-Tenant Industrial

    Over the last few years, the REIT has focused entirely on the industrial sector, preferring this business over office and other property types for both the near- and long-term investment.

  • A Must-Have Experience

    EPR Properties has been in the business of experiential real estate for more than two decades, and CEO Greg Silvers wants to build the most diverse platform available.

  • View from the Top with Citi’s Michael Bilerman

    Citi’s Michael Bilerman recently spoke with REIT magazine on issues ranging from real estate cap rates and valuations, to the importance of asking difficult questions.

  • Net Lease Retail Offers Tenants Flexibility

    A triple net lease is attractive to tenants as it lowers the rent compared to a gross lease.

  • 4 Quick Questions with Wells Fargo's Billy Wright

    Billy Wright is a managing director with Wells Fargo’s Real Estate, Gaming, Lodging, and Leisure (REGAL) Group. He has been involved in strategic transactions and public and private debt and equity financings for both public REITs and private real estate companies for more than 15 years.

  • Dynex Capital: Three Decades of mREIT Success

    Dynex Capital, Inc. (NYSE: DX) is a 30-year-old mREIT that has reacted to a more complicated global macroenvironment by narrowing its focus to concentrate on the highest credit quality, most liquid assets available.

  • What Corporate Governance Issues are Currently Top of Mind?

    REIT magazine spoke with three REIT General Counsels about current corporate governance issues.

  • Names to Note

    People making news in the REIT and publicly traded real estate industry.