As the interest in REITsgrows, so does the need for a comprehensive, dependable, yet accessibleresource for understanding these investments. The andupdated Investing in REITs: Real Estate Investment Trusts, FourthEdition does exactly that.
Widely known as the classic book on real estate investmenttrusts for the 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 years, 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 Passive Income byindustry veterans Kenneth Campbell and Steven Burton, seems atnon-U.S. REITs and options for investing in them.
Investing has become increasingly common in the aftermathof the real estate crisis. A liquid, dividend-paying way toparticipate in the real estate market, investing in REITs 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.
A vital read for both individuals--investors, financialplanners, and investment advisors--and associations interestedin investing in real estate through REIT stocks,Investing in REITs continues to set the bar for REIT advice.