Real Estate Investment Trusts (REIT)
Joseph Cosenza speaks about how four high school teachers created a commercial real estate firm that has amassed $20 billion in assets over 40 years.
As the housing market recovers, older home owners are selling. Investors predict a big growth in senior housing as a result.
An oversupply of student housing in college towns is prompting landlords nationwide to cut rents -- some by up to 6 percent -- as they worry about rising vacancies, The Wall Street Journal reports.
The single-family rental company's IPO would be the largest of its kind.
The IRS and Congress are attempting to define what constitutes real estate assets necessary for qualifying as a real estate investment trust under the tax code.
A new player has stepped into the single-family rental pool, snatching up homes by the thousands to turn into rentals.
More investors are finding rental properties can prove lucrative, experts say.
Rental income produced by residential properties rose 12 percent year-over-year in September 2012, CoreLogic reports.
Some Americans are embracing the investor role in real estate, hoping it will fund their future retirement.
Despite rising home prices and fewer available foreclosures, 40 percent of real estate investors say they plan to buy more homes this year than they did last year, according to a new survey.