May 24, 2022
A REIT is a real estate investment trust, and it’s essentially a real estate investment or holding company that owns or operates income producing real estate, and subsequently, allows investors to get a piece of that pie by investing in their publicly listed REIT.
REITs are attractive mainly for their income producing qualities, namely their dividends, and are great for investors who might be looking for a little more risk to their fixed-income allocations.
Who are they? Here’s the top 10 stocks by market cap in the REITs sector.