REITs are getting good grades for their corporate governance, and companies are using strong ratings to their advantage versus competitors. Observers say even more can be done across the industry.
New research indicates that stock exchange-listed equity REITs have a stabilizing inﬂuence on real estate.
American Realty Capital Properties Inc. is storming the net lease REIT market.
Office REIT Highwoods Properties Inc. has capitalized on the growth of the Sun Belt.
As the national economy strengthens, REITs stand to make major gains in 2014.
Analysts say supply picture buoys REITs for the long haul.
Shortly after going public in late 2006, DCT Industrial Trust Inc. embarked on an ambitious plan to reposition its 57 million-square-foot portfolio, a process which is nearly complete.
A look at how operating partnership units changed (and continue to shape) REITs and real estate investment.