Content Submitted by Black Creek Group (formerly Dividend Capital Group) –
It’s been challenging for fixed income investors to meet their cash flow needs in recent years with interest rates hovering near historically low levels. A number of investors have turned to an alternative vehicle for income – real estate investment trusts (REITs).
While REIT investments will likely change the risk profile of an investment portfolio (when compared to bonds and other asset classes), the potential for income generation may be attractive to certain investors.
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