So does the need for a comprehensive, reliable, yet accessibleresource for understanding these investments. The newly revised andupdated Investing in REITs: Real Estate Investment Trusts, FourthEdition does that.
Widely considered the classic book on real estate investmenttrusts for the investor, this new variant providesup-to-date info and discusses industry trends. Written byREIT investment expert Ralph L. Block, it looks at all the keydevelopments and strategies that have occurred in the REITindustry during the last several years, presenting invaluableinformation and advice on the best way 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. Moreover, 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 more and more popular in the aftermathof the real estate crisis. A liquid way toparticipate in the real estate market has along track record of providing excellent investment returns. Theirconsistency, along with the low correlation of REIT stock priceswith the costs of other asset classes, make such investments aunique opportunity.
An essential read for both Rentals Vs Reits individuals--investors, financialplanners, and investment advisers --and institutions interestedin investing in real estate through stocks,Investing in REITs continues to set the bar for REIT advice.