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The 10 Largest Publicly Traded REITs

Larger companies have several advantages, such as scale and financial flexibility. Here are the 10 biggest REITs you can invest in.

[Updated: Aug 10, 2021 ] Aug 22, 2019 by Matt Frankel, CFP

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Rank Company (Stock Symbol) Market Capitalization Property Type
1 American Tower (NYSE: AMT) $99.9 billion Communications
2 Crown Castle (NYSE: CCI) $60.1 billion Communications
3 Prologis (NYSE: PLD) $52.0 billion Industrial
4 Simon Property Group (NYSE: SPG) $47.3 billion Malls
5 Equinix (NYSE: EQIX) $46.4 billion Data centers
6 Public Storage (NYSE: PSA) $45.5 billion Self-storage
7 Welltower (NYSE: WELL) $35.9 billion Healthcare
8 Equity Residential (NYSE: EQR) $30.6 billion Residential
9 AvalonBay Communities (NYSE: AVB) $28.8 billion Residential
10 Digital Realty Trust (NYSE: DLR) $25.6 billion Data centers

Note: Ranks and market capitalizations as of 8/20/2019. Data source: CNBC.

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