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REITs start to look cheap, attractive

HousingWire Staff
Real estate investment trusts are starting to look more appetizing following a period where REITs left a sour taste in the mouth due to market volatility.
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World Bank president says volatility is a sign of recovery

HousingWire Staff
While market volatility is a cause for concern, World Bank President Jim Yong Kim is defending today's economy, saying some volatility signals a recovery in the world's largest economy.
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mREITs lose steam

Fed uncertainty and rising interest rates hinder performance
Christina Mlynski
The summer proved a challenging season for REITs given rising mortgage rates, uncertainty when the Federal Reserve will begin to ease off its monetary stimulus and heightened volatility.
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