News by Topic : Policy issues

  • 6/8/2011

    Situation in Washington Creating Uncertainty for REITs

    Economist Glenn Mueller says policy debate 'could go either way' for REITs.
  • 6/7/2011


    Dr. Doom's improved outlook still contains plenty of gloom.
  • 5/27/2011

    Multifamily Mortgage Market Already Running Well

    Equity Residential's Mark Parrell discusses mortgage policy options.

  • 5/23/2011

    Trends in Mortgage Market Excite Annaly CEO Farrell

    Michael Farrell says restructuring of mortgage market should benefit REITs.

  • 5/16/2011

    Fannie Mae Focuses Multifamily Efforts on Affordable Housing Market

    Demand for affordable multifamily housing grows.
  • 4/20/2011

    U.K. Adapting Well to Accounting Transition

    E&Y's Matthew Williams says real estate companies have adjusted to IFRS.

  • 4/14/2011

    Subordinated Lending on an Upswing

    SL Green's Andy Levine says subordinated lending gaining strength among public REITs.

  • 4/13/2011

    European REITs Embrace International Financial Reporting Standards

    EPRA's Gareth Lewis says adoption of IFRS has shifted to best practices phase.

  • 4/12/2011

    Vornado 'Walking the Walk' on Green Policies

    Vornado's Sukanya Paciorek says the company takes comprehensive approach to sustainability.

  • 4/12/2011

    REIT Funding Accommodates Private REITs

    REIT Funding President Charles Harrison says funding levels approaching pre-recession levels.