So does the demand 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 known as the book on real estate investmenttrusts for the sophisticated investor, this new edition providesup-to-date information and discusses industry trends. Written byREIT investment pro Ralph L. Block, it looks at all the keydevelopments and strategies that have taken place in the REITindustry over the last several years, presenting invaluableinformation and guidance on how 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 options for investing in them.
REIT investing has become increasingly popular in the aftermathof the real estate crisis. A liquid way Reits toparticipate in the real estate market has track record of providing excellent investment returns. Theirconsistency, along with the correlation of stock priceswith the costs of other asset classes, make such investments opportunity.
A vital read for both individuals--investors, financialplanners, and investment advisers --and associations interestedin investing in real estate through stocks,Investing in REITs has been set the bar for advice.