News by Topic : Industry performance

  • 1/3/2018

    FTSE Nareit All REITs Index Down 0.1% in December

    REITs return 9.3 percent in 2017.

  • 12/20/2017

    REITs Outperforming Sector’s Long-Term Average in 2017

    Infrastructure, data center REITs some of the strongest performers.

  • 12/19/2017

    Are You Worried About Inflation?

    Concern is growing among some investors that tight labor markets may trigger an increase in price inflation. 

  • 12/7/2017

    Cap Rates Hold their Ground as Interest Rates Move Higher

    Cap rates have been holding their ground, even as interest rates move higher. The resilience of pricing in the real estate sector should not be surprising, however, given the strength in the fundamentals that support demand for commercial space.

  • 12/6/2017

    Capital One Banker Says Technology Having Profound Impact on Real Estate

    Greg Steele also sees investors taking selective approach toward IPOs.

  • 11/29/2017

    Enjoy Some Steady Income with Your Price Appreciation

    One of the enduring mysteries of reporting on investments is how many people seem to focus on price appreciation OR income, and how few people focus instead on total return

  • 11/28/2017

    REIT Balance Sheets as Solid as Ever

    REITs have steadily fortified their balance sheets, leaving the industry in as solid a financial position it has ever seen, based on more than two decades of data available.

  • 11/21/2017

    FFO of all REITs Declined in Q3, but Firm Fundamentals Point to Future Growth

    The fundamentals for the REIT industry remain firm, which gives us some confidence that the recent decline in FFO is a short-term dip amidst a longer-term trend of mostly solid growth.

  • 11/9/2017

    Commercial Property Update: Apartment Markets Led the Way in the Third Quarter

    The apartment market led the way among commercial property markets in the third quarter, as robust demand pushed down the national vacancy rate and supported rent growth.

  • 11/3/2017

    Undervaluation of REIT Stocks Continues, Says Nareit's Case

    Nareit’s Brad Case says present performance of REIT stocks “puzzles” him.