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Title

Here’s How Equity REITs Will Respond to a Rate Hike -- and How to Invest

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

8-4-2015

Abstract

With market observers expecting the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates this year, some investors may be worried about what will happen to their holdings of real estate investment trusts.

They should know that even though equity REITs won't perform as well when rates are rising, they'll still be better investments than a lot of alternatives.