January/February 2015

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For a close-up view of how REITs intend to navigate the next 12 months, REIT magazine assembled a roundtable of REIT CEOs to discuss their areas of focus for 2015, industry trends, debt financing and competition from private players.

Columns & Departments

  • David Neithercut

    Real Estate Re-Classified

    As the REIT industry has grown and matured, it has had to deal with the misperception that Equity REITs generally are part and parcel of “Financials” in the world of equities.

  • Matt Bechard

    Knowing What We Know (and Don’t)

    As we flip the page on a new calendar year, it seems appropriate to reflect on the words of famed philosopher Donald Rumsfeld.  “There are known knowns… There are known unknowns… But there are also unknown unknowns.”
  • Urstadt Biddle

    Urstadt Biddle’s Roots Provide Basis for Growth

    There’s a catchphrase at Urstadt Biddle that underscores its vision: Little is lovely, profits are sanity, and size is vanity.

  • Ric Campo

    Camden Heads for the Goal Line

    Bringing the Super Bowl to his hometown and designing cutting-edge apartments are part of the job for Camden Property Trust’s Ric Campo.

  • Robert Zoellick

    Talking Lessons Learned with Former World Bank Head Robert Zoellick

    "REITs will be attractive to investors who prefer a more liquid asset. The lower entry costs of REITs will also be more appealing to smaller investors." 

  • Office scene

    Changing Tenant Space Needs Shaping Office Development

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

  • Scott Schaevitz

    Scott Schaevitz, Co-Head of Americas Real Estate Investment Banking, Barclays

  • Population chart

    Apartment Demand: Better, But Different, Than You Thought

    If economic growth continues in 2015, two very different generations in the housing rental market will create solid demand. 

  • Names to Note