REITs had a strong run in 2014, with the VNQ returning 20%. In 2015 that upward trend has continued, albeit more modestly, with ESS, SLG, and EQR. We've crunched data and talked to analysts about whether - and what - to buy.
Jim Murren, Chairman and CEO, MGM Resorts International, discusses how the company can use its real estate holdings to increase value for shareholders.
Terry Brown, Edens Investment Trust CEO, discusses why he thinks the open-air shopping experience will continue to attract consumers.
Hubert Chak, Director of Finance at The Link Management, explains the 10 percent jump in first half revenue and discusses the REITs inclusion in the Hang Seng index.
The music inside stores can have an impact on how long we stay in a store and how much we buy. "The Sonic Boom" author Joel Beckerman explains.
Singapore's REITs have steadily advanced this year as predictions of higher interest rates went awry, but will yield-chasers stick with the shares?
Singapore's real-estate trusts have recovered to around the highest levels since last year's "taper tantrum," but Nomura says the rally may end soon.
George Hongchoy, CEO of The Link Management, explains why the firm's retail-focused REIT will not be affected by slowing growth in Hong Kong's retail sector.
There is a lot of capital from around the world flowing into real estate and the fundamentals are good, explains Robert Sulentic, CBRE Group president & CEO, sharing his outlook on the nation's real estate market. And Robert Wolf, 32 Advisors CEO, wants to know about the uptick in new construction. Don't expect a dramatic amount of new supply over the next couple of years, says Sulentic.
Chew Tuan Chiong, CEO of Frasers Centrepoint Trust, says yields on Singapore REITs are "compelling" compared to risk-free government bonds.
Strip malls will survive the competition from online retailers, and may even one day include Amazon stores, predicted David Henry, chief executive of Kimco Realty.
David Henry, CEO of Kimco, weighs in on January retail sales and how REITs will fare. Henry sees more retailers expanding than shrinking.
Predicting the next hot plays in real estate, with the FMHR traders and Tom Barrack, Colony Capital founder, chairman and CEO.
Ahead of the firm's Tokyo debut on Friday, Kenji Kawahara, President & CEO, Aeon Reit Management describes what impact Abenomics and the consumption tax will have on retailers.
Petra Blazkova, Head of Research, Singapore & S.E. Asia at CBRE says tourism spending is helping boost Singapore's retail market
Steven Tanger, Tanger Factory Outlet Centers president & CEO, explains why he is "extremely optimistic" about retail sales this season, and provides perspective on trends and REITs.
George Hongchoy, CEO of The Link REIT, says the company has no immediate plan to sell assets and is focused on upgrading their existing properties.
Top CEOs from the REIT sector are gathering in Chicago amid a tougher cost environment than they've seen in several years, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.
David Henry, Kimco Realty president & CEO, takes a look at which area in the real estate market are booming and which sections are being left behind.