So does the demand for an in-depth, reliable, yet accessibleresource for understanding these investments. The recently revised andupdated Investing in REITs: Real Estate Investment Trusts, FourthEdition does that.
Widely considered the book on real estate investmenttrusts for the sophisticated investor, this variant providesup-to-date information and discusses industry trends. Written byREIT investment expert Ralph L. Block, it looks at all the keydevelopments and strategies which have occurred in the REITindustry over the last several decades, presenting invaluableinformation and guidance on how best 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, looks 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 has track Rentals Vs Reits record of providing excellent investment returns. Along with the low correlation of 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 real estate through stocks,Investing in REITs continues to set the bar for REIT informationand advice.