Timberland REITs own and manage various types of timberland real estate. Timberland REITs specialize in harvesting and selling timber.

Who Invests in Timberland REITs?

Along with individuals who invest in REITs either directly or through Thrift Savings Plans (TSPs), 401ks, etc., institutional investors such as pension funds, endowments, foundations, insurance companies, and bank departments also invest in REITs. 

How to Invest in Timberland REITs

There are currently 3 timberland 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).


4/30/2024, Source: FTSE
Number of REITs
Dividend Yield
YTD Total Return
April Total Return
2023 Total Return

Quarterly Data

Source: Nareit T-Tracker
Q1 2024 2024
FFO ($M) - -
NOI ($M) $593 $593
Dividends paid ($M) $359 $359

List of Timberlands

1 Year Total Return Stock price
PotlatchDeltic Corp.
PCH | Spokane United States | Timberlands
Rayonier Inc.
RYN | Wildlight United States | Timberlands
WY | Seattle United States | Timberlands