REITs invest in the majority of real estate property types, including offices, apartment buildings, warehouses, retail centers, medical facilities, data centers, cell towers, infrastructure and hotels.
The report and its 30-plus case studies feature REIT leadership and ESG innovation from a variety of sectors and serves as a tool to assess the scale and impact of the REIT industry’s ESG commitments and initiatives.
The total economic contribution of U.S. REITs in 2021, the most recent year of complete information, was an estimated 3.2 million full-time equivalent (FTE) jobs and $229 billion of labor income.
The November/December issue of REIT magazine features Ventas Chairman and CEO Debra A. Cafaro reflecting on her career and leadership, an examination of how REITs are taking steps to improve supplier diversity, a look-ahead to 2023 with REIT portfolio managers, and much more.
Nareit’s first ESG Exchange Webinar of 2023 will showcase the recently announced Leader in the Light Award winners, who will each address their vision, innovation, and strategy for the year ahead.
For 60 years, Nareit has led the U.S. REIT industry by ensuring its members’ best interests are promoted by providing unparalleled advocacy, investor outreach, continuing education and networking.
COO Shawn Tibbetts says REIT has taken its ESG program to new heights.
Clay Risher is a freelance writer and regular contributor to REIT magazine.