News by Topic : Market Analysis & Research

  • 2/4/2016

    REITs Fall 3.5 Percent in January

    NAREIT’s Brad Case stresses importance of portfolio diversification.

  • 2/2/2016

    REITs Outpace Broader Market in January

    Analysts see a shift toward defensive REIT sectors.

  • 1/11/2016

    Office REITs Face Changing Demand for Space

    John Bejjani

    Green Street Advisors’ John Bejjani discusses his forecast for the office REIT sector.

  • 1/11/2016

    REITs Well-Positioned for Changing Interest Rate Environment

    NAREIT’s Calvin Schnure says use of equity capital and long-term debt keeps expenses in check.

  • 1/8/2016

    REITs Outperform in 2015

    NAREIT’s Brad Case says REIT investors more savvy about interest rate impact.

  • 1/5/2016

    Market Watchers Say REITs Poised for Solid 2016

    REITs outperformed S&P 500 in 2015, setting the stage for this year.

  • 1/4/2016

    Inland Executive Says Multifamily Demand Bolstering Latest REIT

    Inland’s JoAnn McGuinness sees high occupancy levels through 2017.

  • 12/21/2015

    Professor Finds Strong Effects of Leverage on REIT Values

    Tim Riddiough

    Tim Riddiough of the University of Wisconsin says research shows investors favor unsecured debt to mortgage debt.

  • 12/16/2015

    Moody’s Analyst Says REIT Credit Profiles Stable

    Merrie Frankel says number of REITs that can issue commercial paper likely to remain small.

  • 12/15/2015

    Professor Sees Continued Flow of Funds to Real Estate

    Cydney Donnell of Texas A&M says major institutions still under-allocated to real estate.