News by Topic : Policy 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.

  • 3/28/2013

    Professor Says Piecemeal Changes Coming to Mortgage Market

    UCLA's Gabriel discusses agency-backed debt and securitization.

  • 3/27/2013

    Official Says SEC Seeing High Activity in REIT Filings

    Activity on "all fronts of the real estate capital markets."

  • 3/25/2013

    Lawyer Says More Public Purchases of Private Real Estate Coming

    Proskauer Rose's Loffman discusses potential policy changes.

  • 3/15/2013

    Podcast: REITs and Inflation

    United Realty's Jacob Frydman on commercial real estate investment in periods of inflation.