News by Topic : Industry performance

  • 10/25/2017

    Are REITs’ Negative Price Response to Interest Rate Increases Justified?

    REIT share prices have often responded negatively to rising interest rates, at least since 2013. Is this warranted by the outlook for their future earnings?

  • 10/18/2017

    Senior Housing Occupancy Stable in Q3 Amid Building Boom

    The senior housing business is in the midst of a building boom the likes of which we have not seen for a couple of decades. 

  • 10/12/2017

    Valuation Metrics Remain in Bullish Ranges

    Whether what you’re looking to purchase is simply the steady income typical of REITs and Treasuries or the broader performance and diversification benefits of the real estate asset class, the “price” for purchasing those investment return attributes through listed equity REITs is especially favorable now.

  • 10/6/2017

    REIT Fundamentals Remain Favorable, Despite September Downturn

    Nareit’s Brad Case says 2017 marked by large disparities in market performance.

  • 10/4/2017

    Study Finds REIT Board Governance Practices Strong; More Diversity Needed

    REITs more likely to hold annual elections and separate roles of CEO and chairman.

  • 10/4/2017

    Listed REITs and Non-REIT Stocks: A Comparison of Total Returns, Volatilities, and Correlations

    An investment performance comparison between listed equity REITs and the rest of the U.S. stock market—segmented by sector or by style—highlights the long-term diversification benefits of the listed equity REIT market.

  • 10/2/2017

    FTSE Nareit All REITs Index Down 0.6% in September

    Real estate fundamentals remain unchanged, according to analysts.

  • 9/25/2017

    A Comparison of U.S. and Global REIT Returns

    Investments from listed property companies in emerging markets have been especially strong over the past year, according to the FTSE EPRA/NAREIT Global Real Estate Index Series.  Over longer historical periods, however, risk-adjusted returns from listed U.S. equity REITs have outpaced those from listed real estate in both emerging markets and non-U.S. developed markets.

  • 9/21/2017

    How do REITs Work?

    This whiteboard video provides insight into what REITs are and how they work. Watch the video to learn more about the rules that govern REITs and how they operate. 
  • 9/19/2017

    4 Quick Questions with Dominique Moerenhout, CEO of European Public Real Estate Association

    Dominique Moerenhout

    EPRA's main priority at present is the reduction of the capital requirements under the European Solvency II regulations.