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REIT Statistics: Everything to Know About REITs in 2020


Aug 12, 2020 by Matt Frankel, CFP
Subsector Publicly traded REITs Public, non-listed REITs Private REITs Total REITs in subsector
Data centers 5 1 0 6
Diversified 19 6 0 25
Healthcare 16 3 1 20
Industrial 13 1 2 16
Infrastructure 6 0 0 6
Lodging/resorts 18 0 2 20
Mortgage 19 0 1 20
Office 19 7 1 27
Residential 21 1 4 26
Retail 34 6 2 42
Self-storage 6 0 0 6
Specialty 12 1 1 14
Timberland 4 0 0 4
Matt discusses REITs and why they're a useful asset class for investors on the Millionacres Podcast
 
Time Period Equity REIT Total Returns (Annualized) S&P 500 Total Returns (Annualized) Difference
2020 (15.3%) (5.0%) (10.3%)
1 Year (7.3%) 12.8% (20.1%)
3 Years 3.4% 10.2% (6.9%)
5 Years 5.2% 9.9% (4.7%)
10 years 9.6% 13.2% (3.6%)
20 Years 10.1% 5.9% 4.2%
30 Years 10.4% 9.6% 0.8%
Since 1972 11.3% 10.5% 0.8%