News by Topic : Market Analysis & Research

  • 2/24/2020

    REITs Owned Over 520,000 Properties in 2018

    Nareit’s annual update of REIT property counts and estimated gross asset values by state and property sector is now available on the revamped REITs Across America website.

  • 2/14/2020

    Household Finances and the Outlook for Commercial Real Estate

    The Federal Reserve Bank of New York reported last week that household debt increased $193 billion in the fourth quarter to a record-high $14.15 trillion, prompting some concerns about possible risks to the economic outlook from rising indebtedness.

  • 2/7/2020

    Solid Job Market Signals Continued REIT Performance

    Rising GDP and the job growth that goes with it are the most important determinants of demand for real estate, as businesses need more office space for workers and industrial space to produce, store and ship goods.

  • 2/6/2020

    Real Estate Transaction Value Lower in 2019; Logistics Deals Buck the Trend

    PwC’s Tim Bodner sees strong investor demand for experiential real estate.

  • 2/5/2020

    Economic Fundamentals for Real Estate Remain Solid

    A moderate supply of new buildings is helping to keep vacancy rates low and reduces risks of a market downturn due to excess construction in the months and years ahead.

  • 2/5/2020

    REITs’ Economic Contribution Supports Nearly 2.4 million Jobs in 2018

    From 2016 to 2018, the jobs equivalent contribution from REITs is up an estimated 19.0%.

  • 2/4/2020

    REITs Outperform Broad Market in January

    Compared against broad market benchmarks, REITs outperformed the Dow Jones U.S. Total Stock Market by 1.4 percentage points, large cap S&P 500 by 1.3 percentage points, and the small cap Russell 2000 by 4.47 percentage points in January 2020.

  • 1/31/2020

    Bureau of Economic Analysis Releases Fourth Quarter GDP Numbers

    Real gross domestic product increased at an annual rate of 2.1% in the fourth quarter of 2019.

  • 1/27/2020

    What Under-the-Radar Factor Could Impact the REIT Market in 2020?

    Three analysts discuss the factors that could impact the REIT market in 2020.

  • 1/13/2020

    U.S. REITs End 2019 With Double-Digit Returns

    Record $109 Billion Raised in Public Markets