Real Estate ETF Overview

Real estate ETFs have broad exposure to the real estate market. These ETFs invest in REITs, real estate service firms and real estate development companies. They are classified in the following ETF.com market segments:

With 44 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Real Estate ETFs gather total assets under management of $66.37B. The average expense ratio is 0.50%. Real Estate ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity

The largest Real Estate ETF is the Vanguard Real Estate ETF VNQ with $32.34B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Real Estate ETF was the DRN at 54.58%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Real Estate space was the Global X MSCI China Real Estate ETF CHIR in 12/07/18.

TOP ETF PERFORMERS

DRN Direxion Daily MSCI Real Estate Bull 3x Shares 32.85%
URE ProShares Ultra Real Estate 19.87%
LRET ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged MSCI US REIT INDEX ETN 19.45%
INDS Pacer Benchmark Industrial Real Estate SCTR ETF 12.84%
WREI Invesco Wilshire U.S. REIT ETF 10.89%

BOTTOM ETF PERFORMERS

DRV Direxion Daily MSCI Real Estate Bear 3x Shares -25.22%
SRS ProShares UltraShort Real Estate -16.70%
REK ProShares Short Real Estate -8.58%
OLD The Long-Term Care ETF 3.50%
IFEU iShares Europe Developed Real Estate ETF 4.58%

TOP CREATIONS

XLRE Real Estate Select Sector SPDR Fund 219.87
WPS iShares International Developed Property ETF 97.89
SCHH Schwab U.S. REIT ETF 60.20
USRT iShares Core U.S. REIT ETF 45.01
FREL Fidelity MSCI Real Estate Index ETF 43.79

TOP REDEMPTIONS

IYR iShares U.S. Real Estate ETF -473.25
VNQ Vanguard Real Estate ETF -380.95
VNQI Vanguard Global ex-U.S. Real Estate ETF -82.63
RWR SPDR Dow Jones REIT ETF -49.43
RWX SPDR Dow Jones International Real Estate ETF -47.37

AUM WINNERS

WPS iShares International Developed Property ETF 81.64%
NURE Nuveen Short-Term REIT ETF 71.76%
OLD The Long-Term Care ETF 30.10%
SRVR Pacer Benchmark Data & Infrastructure Real Estate SCTR ETF 29.02%
DRN Direxion Daily MSCI Real Estate Bull 3x Shares 28.66%

AUM LOSERS

REK ProShares Short Real Estate -16.14%
SRS ProShares UltraShort Real Estate -6.11%
VNQI Vanguard Global ex-U.S. Real Estate ETF 3.05%
GRI Cohen & Steers Global Realty Majors ETF 3.74%
IFGL iShares International Developed Real Estate ETF 4.03%

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