Diversified REITs own and manage a mix of property types and collect rent from tenants. For example, diversified REITs might own portfolios made up of both office and industrial properties, making them ideal for investors looking to gain exposure to a variety of real estate asset types. 

 

Who Invests in Diversified REITs?

Nearly 145 million Americans live in households that invest in REITs. With their historically competitive total returns and comparatively low correlation with other assets make them an attractive addition and diversifier for many Americans’ portfolios. 

How to Invest in Diversified REITs

There are numerous diversified REITs listed on the FTSE Nareit US Real Estate Indexes that individuals can invest in directly with the help of a broker or by purchasing shares in a participating REIT mutual fund of REIT exchange-traded fund (ETF).

Overview

12/31/2022, Source: FTSE
Number of REITs
11
Dividend Yield
6.29%
YTD Total Return
-15.73%
December Total Return
-2.21%
2021 Total Return
29.25%

Quarterly Data

Source: Nareit T-Tracker
Q3 2022 2022
FFO ($M) $618 $1,627
NOI ($M) $950 $3,039
Dividends paid ($M) $452 $1,762
SS NOI 11.42%

List of Diversified REITs

1 Year Total Return Stock price
Alexander & Baldwin, Inc.
ALEX | Honolulu United States | Diversified REITs
-6.62%
As of market close 02/03/2023
$20.34
Alexander's, Inc.
ALX | Paramus United States | Diversified REITs
-3.06%
As of market close 02/03/2023
$236.42
American Assets Trust
AAT | San Diego United States | Diversified REITs
-13.86%
As of market close 02/03/2023
$29.66
Armada Hoffler Properties, Inc.
AHH | Virginia Beach United States | Diversified REITs
-1.96%
As of market close 02/03/2023
$12.88
Blackstone Real Estate Advisors
N/A | New York United States | Diversified REITs
Not available
$0.00
Broadstone Net Lease, Inc.
BNL | Rochester United States | Diversified REITs
-15.77%
As of market close 02/03/2023
$18.14