News by Topic : Market Analysis & Research

  • 3/20/2020

    A Technological Evolution

    Technology not just impacts the types of assets some REITs own, it also changes how they operate.

  • 3/20/2020

    How PropTech is Impacting Commercial Real Estate

    Experts say the applications and opportunities for PropTech are as broad as the real estate industry itself, and things are only just getting started.

  • 3/20/2020

    REITs Prepared for Coronavirus with Cash and Lines of Credit

    REITs have also prepared themselves for economic uncertainty by building up their stock of cash and cash-like assets and maintaining substantial unused lines of credit.

  • 3/18/2020

    Prologis Sees Structural Changes to Logistics Real Estate in Wake of Coronavirus

    Prologis’ Chris Caton says investors are likely to respond to long-term demand drivers.

  • 3/18/2020

    Pain Points in the Coronavirus Crisis

    Stock market declines due to the coronavirus crisis are in the headlines, but the main risks in the weeks ahead are elsewhere: in cash flows and liquidity shocks; resiliency of the financial system; and impact on economic fundamentals.

  • 3/17/2020

    Real Estate Fund Managers Discuss Challenging Year Ahead

    Leading real estate fund managers reflect on gains made in 2019 and assess the outlook for REITs and listed real estate in 2020.

  • 3/17/2020

    What Real Estate Sectors Has The Coronavirus Affected?

    Different property sectors face different exposures to the coronavirus crisis, and REIT returns reflect those differences.

  • 3/13/2020

    REITs’ Long-Term Leases Provide Some Stability During a Period of Market Turmoil

    Nareit’s Calvin Schnure says coronavirus impact likely to be more severe than past disruptions.

  • 3/13/2020

    Coronavirus and the Economy: The Impact Spreads

    The advance of the coronavirus within the United States has prompted a corresponding spread of actions aimed at slowing the pandemic. These actions will cause a noticeable reduction in GDP, but how large might it be?

  • 3/10/2020

    REITs Report Record Earnings, Occupancy Rates Near Peak in Q4

    Funds from operations of $16.8 billion were 6.6% higher than a year ago. REITs prepared for uncertainty with strong earnings, solid balance sheets, and high occupancy rates.