News by Topic : Policy issues

  • 5/17/2013

    Women on the Rise

    The pace may not be quick enough for some, but women are advancing in the ranks of real estate management

  • 4/30/2013

    Plum Creek Executive Says Audit Activity Increasing for Timber REITs

    Stamnes provides an overview of issues concerning timber REITs.

  • 4/24/2013

    PwC Partner Says REITs Frustrated With Accounting Convergence

    Wilkin discusses potential effects of proposals.
  • 4/23/2013

    D&O Litigation Will Continue to Increase, Lishner Says

    Crystal and Company director provides overview of D&O litigation and insurance issues.

  • 4/19/2013

    Fair Value Reporting for REITs Possible, but not Inevitable

    Deloitte's Chris Dubrowski discusses REIT financial reporting issues.
  • 4/17/2013

    Awareness of Emerging Environmental Issues is Key for REITs, Farer Says

    Greenbaum Rowe Smith & Davis lawyer provides an overview of environmental issues facing REITs.

  • 4/10/2013

    Mortgage REITs Likely to Become More Active in Securitization, Lawyer Says

    Van Deusen of Hunton & Williams on the latest activity in the mortgage REIT sector.

  • 4/3/2013

    Executive Sees Major Differences in REITs' Capital Strategies

    Chatham Financial's Zubrod says REITs have moved to the offensive.

  • 4/2/2013

    PwC Exec says State, Local Taxes Can Cause Concern for REITs

    Melehani discusses potential "traps" in state taxation.
  • 4/1/2013

    Commercial Real Estate Sustainability Progressing in the U.S., Kok Says

    GRESB's director discusses differences in countries' green efforts.