Departments: Sector Spotlight

  • 5/26/2016

    Prognosis Good for Health Care REITs

    Health care REITs are looking to capture more of the medical office building market share.

  • Lodging REITS

    Lodging REITs Monitoring Airbnb and the Sharing Economy

    Airbnb and the sharing economy have become a topic of significant discussion among hospitality REITs.

  • 1/27/2016

    Millennials Rule at Multifamily REITs

    Millennials helped keep the residential REIT sector going strong during a volatile 2015.

  • 10/29/2015

    mREITs Prepare for Interest Rate Hikes

    Investing in mortgages requires the ability to handle the ebb and flow of interest rate changes.

  • 7/20/2015

    Timberland REITs Standing Tall

    Sustainability platforms have become must-haves across the timberland REIT sector.

  • Chart - Current Supply of Senior Housing

    Health Care REITs Stay on the Hunt for Senior Housing

    Spurred on by attractive financing and solid returns, health care REITs continue their aggressive pursuit of senior housing properties.

  • 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. 

  • Office scene

    Changing Tenant Space Needs Shaping Office Development

    Technology is significantly impacting most real estate sectors, including the office sector.

  • EDR

    Student Housing REITs Earn High Marks

    The three largest student housing REITs are led by individuals with deep experience in the property sector.

  • 5/19/2014

    Customer Experience the New Mantra for Retail REITs

    Retail REITs are adopting new tactics to keep customers coming to their properties and staying longer when they're there. Trips to local shopping centers are becoming experiences for visitors.