REITs & Real Estate Investing Event
In the US there are 225 publicly traded Real Estate Investment Trusts (or REITs), with a market capitalization of more than $1 trillion and a broad assortment of property types. So, how does an individual investor navigate the vast REIT universe and select a basket of time-tested REITs to add a steady, dependable income stream to their portfolios?
Hosted by Brad Thomas, editor of the Forbes Real Estate Investor, and a 29-year real estate investing veteran, this special track will help you separate the wheat from the chaff. Featuring some of the top-performing REITs in the industry, he will delve deep into why real estate should be a core asset class in your portfolio.
In this five-hour immersion track, you will:
Acquire a solid overview of why real estate and REITs should be part of every investor's portfolio-and especially part of a retirement portfolio
Get an in-depth look at the various REIT sub-sectors-from data centers, healthcare, and lodging to retail, self-storage, and timberlands-and how investors can profit from those that are outperforming within the space
Discover which real estate sectors to consider in a period of rising interest rates
Identify REITs that have raised their dividends consistently, thus representing a commitment to shareholders by management that the income is dependable
Learn how to correctly evaluate a REIT before investing in one
If you seek total returns, safety, and diversification, now is the time to investigate incorporating REITs and real estate into your overall portfolio.