So does the need for a comprehensive, dependable, 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 edition providesup-to-date information and discusses industry trends. Written byREIT investment pro Ralph L. Block, it looks at all the keydevelopments and strategies which have taken place in the REITindustry during the last several decades, presenting invaluableinformation and guidance 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. In addition, an entirely new chapter, written byindustry veterans Kenneth Campbell and Steven Burton, looks atnon-U.S. REITs and choices 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 Reits market has along track record of providing excellent investment returns. Theirconsistency, along with the correlation of REIT stock priceswith the prices of other asset classes, make such investments opportunity.
An essential read for both individuals--investors, financialplanners, and investment advisers --and institutions interestedin investing in commercial real estate through REIT stocks,Investing in REITs continues to set the bar for informationand advice.