News by Topic : Policy issues

  • 11/22/2019

    Nareit Joins Real Estate Organizations in Requesting Delay to Implement New Partnership Tax Return Forms

    Allowing for additional stakeholder comments would be consistent with Treasury Department policy.

  • 11/22/2019

    House Passes a Bill to Increase Corporate Diversity

    Bill would require SEC issuers to disclose more diversity data.

  • 11/21/2019

    Legislation to Reauthorize TRIA Passes House, Senate Banking Committee

    Bills providing 7-year extension move forward in Congress.

  • 11/15/2019

    Nareit Recommends Treasury Department and IRS Limit Scope of Proposed Cloud Computing Regulations

    Limitation would not apply those regulations to REIT issues.

  • 11/13/2019

    Nareit Panel Previews 2020 Congressional Elections

    REITworld: 2019 panel also offered updates on key legislation.

  • 9/17/2019

    Nareit, CIAT Members Sign Chamber of Commerce Letter in Support of TRIA Reauthorization

    Letter signed by more than 300 business interests and Nareit corporate members.

  • 6/21/2019

    Nareit’s Calvin Schnure Discusses Fed’s Policy Statement on Fox Business’ Closing Bell

    Nareit’s Schnure, senior vice president of research and economic analysis, was interviewed on the television program last week.

  • 3/15/2019

    Bipartisan Senate Bill Would Confirm 15-Year Depreciation Recovery Period Applies to Tenant Improvements

    20-year recovery period would apply if taxpayers elect out of the new interest deduction limitation.

  • 3/14/2019

    Nareit Talks Housing Finance on Capitol Hill

    mREIT CEOs recently met with Rep. Emanuel Cleaver to discuss the positive role mREITs serve in enhancing real estate and home buying opportunities.

  • 3/4/2019

    Large Institutional Investors Positively Impacting REIT Governance, Experts Say

    Goodwin’s Yoel Kranz and Daniel Adams see biggest changes in board diversity, proxy access.