Real Estate Industry:  

Discover resources to resarch the real estate industry.

Real Estate Industry Reports

These databases contain reports that provide an overview of an industry, focusing on the companies that create the products or services and things that could impact the industry (e.g. trade wars, changing consumer habits, etc.).

    In FitchConnect, go to Sectors > Real Estate.

Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs)

REITs Industry Reports

    Go to Industry Surveys and select Real Estate Investment Trusts for the broad overview and the present state of the industry.

REIT Performance

    In Bloomberg, enter REIT < GO > for coverage of REITs performance nationwide and globally.

Real Estate Industry Statistics

General Industry Statistics

Industry data can be found in many places, including:

Real Estate Operational Costs

The below annual publications from the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM) provide benchmark financial analysis for investing and managing of different categories of real estate properties.


Industry associations often have great information. Look for sections on their websites like "Resources", "Publications", and "Data", and note that some materials may be restricted to members. 
Some examples of real estate associations are:

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Investment Climate

Information on the deals, investors, and funds active in the real estate industry and data defining industry investment conditions.

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