Departments: In Closing
REITs should recognize that their business models will need to evolve with the changes in their ecosystem.
For more than four decades, Ralph was one of the REIT industry’s most eloquent, insightful and wise proponents.
Effective investor messaging constinues to grow in importance as the success of the REIT sector attracts new investors.
Foreign capital flows are complex, and they can travel in more than one direction.
Today’s stock market is like Tombstone, Arizona, in the late 19th century–even the most careful visitor can, with a single misstep, get whacked.
One sector’s ceiling might be another sector’s floor.
Only stock exchange-listed REITs provide the diversification the vast majority of individual investors want and need.
Nobody likes a wet blanket. But the current economic cycle is six years old, and the commercial real estate party has been a raging good time for five years now.
It is intrinsic value that will drive the prices of REIT stocks over any meaningful time horizon.
Many apartment investors, especially big institutions, are making two big mistakes in the way they’ll underwrite investments over the next year.