News by Topic : Market Analysis & Research

  • 4/20/2020

    Nareit Member Survey Results on COVID-19 and April Rent Collections

    Fifty-four listed equity REITs responded between April 8 and April 15, representing most property sectors and almost $418 billion in equity market capitalization or 44% of the FTSE Nareit All Equity REIT equity market capitalization.

  • 4/20/2020

    REIT Share Prices Little Changed Last Week, Q1 Earnings Season Opens Soon

    In more normal times a weekly move up or down of nearly 4% would be major news, but in a period of heightened volatility during the covid-19 crisis, this is the smallest move in quite a while.

  • 4/14/2020

    Policy Moves Sparked Rebound in REITs, S&P 500 Last Week

    The markets have gained ground in two of the past three weeks despite news of record levels of jobless claims as firms close to curb the spread of COVID-19. 

  • 4/13/2020

    REIT Markets Settling into Middle Range Following Sharp Declines in March

    Nareit’s Calvin Schnure sees no near-term improvement in economic outlook.

  • 4/6/2020

    Economic Uncertainty from Coronavirus to Remain High, Likely into May

    Nareit’s Calvin Schnure says investors anticipate policy actions will provide a buffer.

  • 4/6/2020

    REITs, Broader Equity Markets Gave Back Some Gains Last Week

    REITs declined in the week ended April 3, with a total return of -7.67%, giving back almost half of the gains they posted the week before.

  • 4/2/2020

    Lessons from the Global Financial Crisis for the Coronavirus Crisis: Public and Private Real Estate

    As the market adjusts to the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s important to keep in mind some of the lessons from the global financial crisis (GFC)—in this case, the lead/lag relationship between REITs and u

  • 4/1/2020

    REITs and Real Estate Related Economic Data to Watch for During the Coronavirus Crisis

    Several important data releases are scheduled in the coming weeks. Here’s what to watch.

  • 3/30/2020

    REITs’ Liquidity Resources Will Help Sector Face Coronavirus Challenges Ahead

    Nareit’s Calvin Schnure says unemployment rate could top 10%.

  • 3/30/2020

    Three-day Rally Reduces Recent REIT Losses

    The stock market got a bit of relief last week as forceful policy measures prompted a three-day rally, trimming some of the recent losses.