real estate investment trust


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real estate investment trust

n. nick-named REIT, a real estate investment organization which finds investors and buys real property and gives each investor either a percentage interest in the property itself or an interest in a loan secured by a mortgage or deed of trust on the property. Usually the loan is used to develop the property and build upon it, and then there is a division of profits upon sale---if there is a profit.

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Arthur Stern and Anthony Stapleton of Cogswell Realty Group represented Wells Real Estate Investment Trust in the transaction.
The Shidler Group has founded three publicly traded real estate investment trusts -- Corporate Office Properties Trust (NYSE: OFC), First Industrial Realty Trust (NYSE: FR), and Tri Net Corporate Realty Trust (formerly, NYSE: TRI, now part of iStar Financial (NYSE: SFI)).
E[acute accent]Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust, founded in 1960 and one of the first equity REITs in the U.
Washington Real Estate Investment Trust (WRIT) (NYSE:WRE) announces that Edmund B.

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