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WMRE's Common Area: What Financial Advisors Should Know About REITs

Nareit's Abby McCarthy reviews highlights of some of the organization's research into how investors incorporate REITs into their portfolios.


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In this episode, David Bodamer is joined by Abby McCarthy, senior vice president of investment affairs with Nareit, as they talk about what financial advisors should know about investing in REITs.

McCarthy explains how investing in REITs can help diversify a portfolio, which can decrease overall risk. 

Abby discusses:

  • The common misconceptions and big questions financial advisors often have about REITs 
  • The proper allocations for REITs within overall investment portfolios
  • What Nareit’s strategy looks like when it comes to educating advisors and investors on the sector
  • And more

Tune in now to hear the discussion.

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