As the interest in REITsgrows, so does the demand for an in-depth, dependable, yet accessibleresource for understanding these investments. The andupdated Investing in REITs: Real Estate Investment Trusts, FourthEdition does precisely that.
Widely considered the book on real estate investmenttrusts for the sophisticated investor, this edition providesup-to-date info and discusses industry trends. Written byREIT investment pro Ralph L. Block, it looks at all of the keydevelopments and strategies that have occurred in the REITindustry during the last several decades, presenting invaluableinformation and guidance on the best way best to value individual REITs (as wellas REIT shares generally), the risk-and-reward dynamics ofcommercial real estate, and how to spot blue-chip REITs and controlinvestment risk. In addition, an entirely new chapter, written byindustry veterans Kenneth Campbell and Steven Burton, seems atnon-U.S. REITs and options for investing in them.
Investing has become increasingly popular in the aftermathof the real estate crisis. A dividend-paying way toparticipate in the real estate market, investing in REITs has track record of providing excellent investment returns. Along with the correlation of REIT stock priceswith the prices of other asset classes, make such Reits investments aunique opportunity.
A vital read for both individuals--investors, financialplanners, and investment advisors--and institutions interestedin investing in commercial real estate through stocks,Investing in REITs has been set the bar for advice.