Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT)


  • NAREIT to Host Annual Convention
    The National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts will host its annual convention during Nov. 8-10 at the San Francisco Marriott. ...More
    October 11, 2006 Posted in News, Real Estate
  • NAREIT to Hold Convention and First-Ever Global Summit
    The National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts will hold its annual convention and the first-ever global real estate summit Nov. 8-10 at the Marriott in San Francisco. ...More
    September 14, 2006 Posted in News, Real Estate
  • News Around the World
    Armadillo Self Storage Expands in U.K. Edinburgh, Scotland-based Armadillo Self-Storage struck a deal in April worth nearly £2 million to buy Dundee, Scotland-based Asterix Storage, The Edinburgh Evening News reports. Armadillo, run by entrepreneur Alister Jack, made the ...More
    July 10, 2006 Posted in Articles
  • Extra Space to Present at 2006 NAREIT Investor Forum
    Kenneth M. Woolley of Extra Space Storage Inc. will present an overview of the company at the 2006 NAREIT Investor Forum on June 7. ...More
    May 31, 2006 Posted in News, Real Estate
  • Australia’s Storage King Considers REIT Potential
    Before going public in Australia, Storage King may pursue a listing in Britain, where it has 20 stores. ...More
    May 3, 2006 Posted in News
  • REITS Surprise Analysts in 2005
    The REIT sector, particularly self-storage, enjoyed unexpected success in 2005 and finished the year on a high note. ...More
    December 12, 2005 Posted in News
  • You Down With OPM?
    Other peoples’ money (OPM) is the key to making commercial real estate yield the greatest return on investment. More important than capitalization rates, revenue management and expense control, cash is king. And never in the modern history of finance has there been a better ...More
    November 1, 2005 RK Kliebenstein Posted in Articles, Development, Finance
  • REIT Industry Celebrates 45 Years
    On Sept. 20, leaders of the real estate investment trust (REIT) industry rang the closing bell at the New York Stock Exchange to commemorate 45 years in service. ...More
    September 26, 2005 Posted in News, Real Estate
  • The Self-Storage REITs
    The self-storage market is experiencing a recent surge in transaction activity involving large and small portfolios. While each of the self-storage REITs is currently trading near its individual 52- week high, these investment trusts have been less active in acquisitions ...More
    February 1, 2004 Marc A. Boorstein Posted in Articles
  • A Discussion of Cap Rates
    During my early career in real estate, I served as a real estate analyst for a major Wall Street institutional investor that was very focused on capitalization (cap) rates and 10-year internal rates of return (which, quite frankly, are only as good as the information and ...More
    February 1, 2003 Matthew T. Pipkin Posted in Articles, Finance