Walter Boudry
REITs and Elements of Risk

Walter Boudry of Cornell University talks about his research into REIT diversification benefits.

Taubman Centers Strives to Carry on Legacy of Company Founder

CEO Bobby Taubman highlights opportunities in Asian markets and importance of technology in mall business.

Academic Sees Pricing Efficiency in REITs, REIT Indexes

University of North Carolina finance professor Bob Connolly says long-term investors vital to market efficiency.

Morgan Stanley Analyst Says REIT Investors Warming to Single-Family REITs

Haendel St. Juste says multifamily sector’s new supply being absorbed by market.

Easterly Government Properties Adjusting to Life as Public REIT

CEO William Trimble says leasing to GSA provides stable target market.

DCT CEO Says Climate Favors Industrial Development

Solid demand, muted supply and rising rents expected to continue, according to CEO Phil Hawkins.

Ventas Sees Faster Internal Growth Story Following Skilled Nursing REIT Spin-Off

Continued acquisition opportunities seen at home and abroad, says CEO Debra Cafaro.

Steven Marks
Fitch Analyst Says REIT Fundamentals Holding Firm

New commercial real estate supply remains muted, according to Steven Marks of Fitch Ratings.

John Thomas
Physicians Realty Thriving in Fragmented Real Estate Market

Investment-grade rating part of Physicians Realty Trust's long-term plan, says CEO John Thomas.

Michael Carroll
Brixmor Working to Perfect REIT's Tenant Mix

CEO Michael Carroll says densification high on company's list of priorities.

Sean Reilly
Lamar CEO Says Converting to REIT Popular with Investors

Sean Reilly discusses growth of company's digital advertising business.

Don Wood
Federal Realty Excelling in Coastal Markets, Wood Says

Federal Realty CEO Don Wood discusses new company projects.

Susan Wachter
Wharton Professor Says REITs Learned from Financial Crisis

Susan Wachter of the Wharton School explains research on REIT capital structures during the global credit crunch.

PureProperty Index Series
FTSE Group, NAREIT Launch PureProperty Index Series

New series provides daily information on changes in property values.

NAREIT T-Tracker
NAREIT Launches Total REIT Industry Tracker (T-Tracker) Series

NAREIT’s Calvin Schnure says T-Tracker offers first industry-wide measure of REIT performance.

Quick Study: REITs Lose Ground in April

NAREIT’s Brad Case says supply levels nationwide remain muted.

Frank Burt
Changing Role of REIT General Counsels

Frank Burt of Boston Properties discusses key compliance challenges.

Ken Betts
PNLR Liquidity Events Changing, Lawyer Says

Ken Betts of Locke Lorde LLP says PNRLs looking to make liquidity events more effective.

EY Partner: Slow Progress Toward Global Convergence on Accounting Standards

EY’s Serena Wolfe expects SEC to adopt a more targeted approach on convergence.

Valuation Differences Could Mean More REIT Deals, Lawyer Says

Morrison & Foerster’s David Slotkin says smaller REITs could see cost of capital rise.