REIT Magazine Articles

Mike Nash
Blackstone’s Michael Nash Reflects on Thoughtful Lending and Expanding Market Share

Michael Nash spoke recently with REIT magazine on topics including the state of market fundamentals and the reasons why Blackstone has been selling so much of its real estate lately.

REIT Industry Names to Note

The latest job announcements and industry news from the REIT industry.

Leading REIT Fund Managers Share Their Outlook For 2015

What should investors expect from the REIT market in 2015? REIT magazine recently spoke with the portfolio managers of some of 2014’s top-performing REIT mutual funds for their insights and expectations. 

Evaluating the Future of REIT IPOs

REIT initial public offerings (IPOs) tend to ebb and flow with market conditions, and they’re now showing promise of continuing their respectable run.

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.