Real Estate Industry Resources
NAREIT - National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts
NAREIT is the worldwide representative voice for U.S. REITs and publicly traded real estate companies. Members are real estate investment trusts (REITs) and other businesses that own, operate and finance income-producing real estate, as well as those firms and individuals who advise, study and service those businesses. Visit NAREIT on the Web at www.reit.com.
EPRA - European Public Real Estate Association
The European Public Real Estate Association (EPRA) is a common interest group, established as a not-for-profit body under Dutch law in October 1999. EPRA's members include the majority of the leading real estate companies and investment institutions in Europe. The active participation of the members' senior executives ensures EPRA is a genuinely representative forum and policy-making body.
The mission of EPRA is to promote, develop and represent the European public real estate sector. EPRA’s strategy states that “EPRA will endeavor to establish standards of 'best practice' in accounting, reporting and corporate governance; to provide high-quality information to investors; and to create the framework for debate and decision-making on the issues which determine the future of the sector.” Visit EPRA on the Web at www.epra.com.
APREA - Asia Pacific Real Estate Association
APREA is a non-profit industry association that works to encourage greater investment in the real estate sector in Asia Pacific through the provision of better information to investors, improving the general operating environment, encouraging best practices, and unifying and strengthening the industry.
Its membership comprises real estate companies, listed real estate trusts, unlisted property funds, investment managers, investment banks, property securities fund managers, institutional investors, real estate consultants, corporate advisors, stockbrokers, investment advisors and universities.
APREA membership is the gateway to a network of the industry’s most influential decision makers and provides the opportunity to influence and participate in the development of the real estate markets in Asia. Visit APREA on the Web at www.aprea.biz.
Real Capital Analytics, Inc.
Real Capital Analytics, Inc. is a global research and consulting firm, its proprietary research is focused exclusively on the investment market for commercial real estate. In addition to collecting transactional information for current property sales and financings, RCA analyzes and interprets the data, providing valuable insight on commercial real estate investment. Visit RCA on the Web at www.rcanalytics.com.
Reis, Inc., is the nation's most trusted provider of impartial commercial real estate performance information and analysis at the metro (city), submarket (neighborhood) and property level. On a monthly basis, Reis provides updated trends and forecasts of rent, vacancy, and inventory for Apartment, Office, Retail, Warehouse/Distribution and Flex/R&D properties in up to 200 metropolitan areas and more than 6,300 market segments. Visit Reis on the Web at www.reis.com.