REIT Magazine Articles

Matt Bechard
A Compelling Offer

While the market conditions may vary and the volume will ebb and flow, the ingredients for a successful REIT IPO remain constant—strong management, compelling investment strategy and the right assets/portfolio.

David Neithercut
REITs Are Well Suited to the Needs of Long-Term Investors

Passive and actively managed funds provide the means by which the vast majority of REIT investors access the benefits of REIT-based real estate investment. Chief among them is a long-term track record of competitive performance.

Peachtree Dunwoody Medical Center
The Right Prescription for Physicians Realty Trust

Physicians Realty Trust wants to build a specialized health care real estate company that will stand the test of time.

Inside CubeSmart with CEO Christopher P. Marr

CubeSmart continues to build name recognition to go with a bigger portfolio of self-storage properties and services.

Russ Roberts
Russ Roberts Applies Adam Smith to Modern-Day Issues

In the 18th century, Adam Smith and his “invisible hand” changed the course of human history. The writings of the Scottish philosopher and father of economics have far more to offer than just wisdom on the law of supply and demand, though, according to Russ Roberts.

Flatiron Building
Tight Supply Sending Hotel Occupancy Rates to Record Levels

Luxury hotels and upscale resorts, favored properties for lodging REITs, have been in high demand by a variety of travelers for several years. Yet, few new hotels are under development, which is anticipated to push occupancy rates to 30-year highs by 2016. 

Broadstone CEO AMy Tait
One-On-One With Broadstone Real Estate CEO Amy Tait

Broadstone Real Estate CEO AMy Taits talks to  REIT magazine about how Broadstone competes with its larger, public peers, the experience of working alongside family and the potential growth for single-family rentals.

Ralph Block
REITs: The Next 10 Years
Equity REIT stocks, measured by the FTSE NAREIT All Equitys REITs Index, posted an amazing average annual total return of 11.22 percent in the last 30 years.
Mark Decker Jr.
Four Quick Questions With Mark Decker Jr. of BMO Capital Markets

"REITs have demonstrated the ability to lead the real estate sector."

Real Estate is the 11th GICS sector
Real Estate's Big Debut

Becoming a core part of new GICS real estate sector reflects growth of REIT-based real estate investment.