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 market segments:

With 44 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Real Estate ETFs gather total assets under management of $76.72B. The average expense ratio is 0.48%. 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 $37.73B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Real Estate ETF was the DRN at 59.47%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Real Estate space was the NETLease Corporate Real Estate ETF NETL in 03/22/19.

Top ETF Performers

DRN Direxion Daily MSCI Real Estate Bull 3x Shares 19.07%
URE ProShares Ultra Real Estate 12.41%
LRET ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged MSCI US REIT INDEX ETN 11.75%
OLD The Long-Term Care ETF 7.90%
SRVR Pacer Benchmark Data & Infrastructure Real Estate SCTR ETF 7.85%

Bottom ETF Performers

DRV Direxion Daily MSCI Real Estate Bear 3x Shares -16.53%
SRS ProShares UltraShort Real Estate -11.45%
REK ProShares Short Real Estate -5.90%
SRET Global X SuperDividend REIT ETF 3.23%
IFEU iShares Europe Developed Real Estate ETF 3.24%

Top Creations

SCHH Schwab U.S. REIT ETF 123.90
BBRE JPMorgan BetaBuilders MSCI U.S. REIT ETF 93.88
REET iShares Global REIT ETF 79.01
VNQI Vanguard Global ex-U.S. Real Estate ETF 75.77
SRET Global X SuperDividend REIT ETF 46.67

Top Redemptions

XLRE Real Estate Select Sector SPDR Fund -204.70
IYR iShares U.S. Real Estate ETF -167.16
VNQ Vanguard Real Estate ETF -125.38
RWX SPDR Dow Jones International Real Estate ETF -95.41
RWR SPDR Dow Jones REIT ETF -92.40

AUM Winners

NETL NETLease Corporate Real Estate ETF 30.76%
SRVR Pacer Benchmark Data & Infrastructure Real Estate SCTR ETF 28.22%
HAUZ Xtrackers International Real Estate ETF 22.62%
NURE Nuveen Short-Term REIT ETF 14.55%
SRET Global X SuperDividend REIT ETF 14.54%

AUM Losers

RORE Hartford Multifactor REIT ETF -37.97%
FRI First Trust S&P REIT Index Fund -16.79%
DRV Direxion Daily MSCI Real Estate Bear 3x Shares -15.85%
EWRE Invesco S&P 500 Equal Weight Real Estate ETF -13.85%
REZ iShares Residential Real Estate ETF -12.71%

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