As the interest in REITsgrows, so does the demand for a comprehensive, reliable, yet accessibleresource for understanding these investments. The andupdated Investing in REITs: Real Estate Investment Trusts, FourthEdition does exactly that.
Widely considered the book on real estate investmenttrusts for the investor, this new variant providesup-to-date info and industry trends. Written byREIT investment pro Ralph L. Block, it looks at all the keydevelopments and strategies which have occurred in the REITindustry during 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 Rentals Vs Reits 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 more and more popular in the aftermathof the real estate crisis. A liquid, dividend-paying way toparticipate in the real estate market has along track record of providing excellent investment returns. Along with the correlation of REIT stock priceswith the costs of other asset classes, make such investments opportunity.
An essential 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 advice.