Ways that Real Estate Investment Trusts Shape the World Around You

What is a REIT?

A REIT, or Real Estate Investment Trust, is a company that owns, operates or finances income-producing real estate. Learn More

REITs are in all 50 states & D.C.

The REIT approach to real estate investment has also been embraced by nearly 40 countries around the world.


2.4 Million Jobs Annually

U.S. REITs contributed the equivalent of an estimated 2.4 million full-time jobs to the economy in 2018, generating $148.2 billion of labor income.


87 Million Americans Own REITs

An estimated 145 million Americans own REITs through their retirement savings and other investment funds.