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  • Market Commentary Blog

    Return Correlations between REITs and the Broad Stock Market by Property Type

    REIT returns generally have low correlations with returns from the broad stock market.  Some REIT property sectors—including Health Care, Self Storage, Residential, Infrastructure, and Data Centers—seem to be especially defensive with average correlations of 65 percent or less even during periods encompassing market crises.
  • News Article

    LaSalle Hotel Properties Accepts $4.8 Billion Blackstone Offer

    Pebblebrook Hotel Trust has made repeated offers to acquire LaSalle.
  • Market Commentary Blog

    REIT Funds From Operations Totaled $15.3 Billion in 2018:Q1

    Total REIT FFO was 3.6 percent higher than in the fourth quarter of 2017 and 6.0 percent above over one year ago.
  • Nareit Developments blog

    Schedule Announced for REIT Investor Relations Symposium

    Representatives from more than 80 REITs are expected to attend the symposium.
  • The REIT Report Podcast

    REIT Valuations Likely to Better Reflect Underlying Fundamentals Going Forward

    Nareit’s Brad Case sees signs that investors are regaining interest in REITs.
  • Nareit Media Blog

    First-Quarter 2018 Funds from Operations (FFO) for REITs Rose 6 Percent Year-Over-Year to $15.3 Billion

    U.S. REITs achieved moderate earnings growth in the first quarter of 2018. Sustained earnings growth contributed to a decline in the industry’s aggregate price-to-FFO ratio to 15.8x, underscoring attractive valuations amid solid industry fundamentals.
  • Nareit Developments blog

    Nareit Discusses Development of REIT Regime in China

    Meetings held in Shanghai and Beijing May 7-11.