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Mark Peternell and Mike Mas of Regency Centers on sustainability as a “competitive differentiator” for REITs.
NAREIT’s Calvin Schnure says fundamentals point to continued demand for multifamily housing.
"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."
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.
Goodwin Procter’s Ettore Santucci skeptical about REIT IPO increase in 2015.
Steven Marks of Fitch Ratings says REITs buying back stock “not as accretive” in current market.
Mark Decker Sr. of BMO Capital Markets says REITs still “small part of a much greater whole.”
Preferred Apartment CEO John Williams sees widespread demand for multifamily housing.
REITs have built necessary cushion to handle interest rate shocks, S&P’s Sarajian says.
JP Morgan’s Mark Streeter predicts push for investment-grade ratings will continue for REITs.