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  • News Article

    Essex Property Trust Joins S&P 500; Completes Merger with BRE

    Essex Property Trust is 18th REIT to be included in S&P 500.
  • News Article

    REIT Returns Outpace Gains in Broader Market During First Quarter

    Despite slowing in March, equity REITs up nearly 10 percent in first three months of 2014.
  • REIT Magazine

    Single-Family Rentals: Home Sweet Home?

    In the last 13 months, five stock exchange-listed REITs focusing on single-family home rentals have raised more than $1.2 billion in initial public offerings. 
  • News Article

    AvalonBay Focused on Strengthening Brands Through Expansion, Redevelopment

    CEO Timothy Naughton seeks more density and scale as REIT celebrates 20th anniversary of IPO.
  • News Article

    REITs Up Nearly 5% in February

    Analysts point to increasing confidence in economy and sound fundamentals.
  • News Article

    Four REITs Make List of "World's Most Admired Real Estate Companies"

    Simon Property Group retains top spot in FORTUNE rankings; Prologis, Equity Residential, Host Hotels also land in top five.
  • News Article

    Starwood Waypoint Sees Changes Afoot in Single-Family Sector

    With less than 1 percent of the nation’s approximately 14 million rental homes in institutional hands,  the market looks ripe for growth.