Real Estate Industry

Discover resources to resarch the real estate industry.


The following resources can be used to research the real estate industry.

While these resources are generally the most relevant, there may be other resources available. If you are looking for something in particular or cannot find a lot of information about a niche segment, please Ask Us.

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 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.

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.

Consumer Discovery

Learn about your target consumers. How large is your total addressable market? What are their attitudes or behaviors?

Additional Resources