What Leading Real Estate Fund Managers See Ahead for 2019
March 20, 2019 | Beth Mattson-Teig | Nareit
REITs were not immune to the challenges that swept across securities markets in 2018. Although the FTSE Nareit All REITs Index fell 4.1 percent last year, performance was choppy, with some sectors posting returns as high as 14 percent. The S&P 500 also struggled in 2018, dropping 4.38 percent. Investors enjoyed a strong start to the new year as REIT returns topped 11 percent in January, while the S&P 500 returned 8 percent.
REIT magazine recently talked with some of the leading real estate investment fund managers to discover how they navigated 2018 and the opportunities and challenges they see ahead for 2019.
The time (at Blue Vault's 2nd Annual Broker Dealer Educational Summit) proved extremely informative.