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 43 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Real Estate ETFs gather total assets under management of $66.74B. 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 $32.74B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Real Estate ETF was the URE at 12.38%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Real Estate space was the JPMorgan BetaBuilders MSCI U.S. REIT ETF BBRE in 06/15/18.


DRNDirexion Daily MSCI Real Estate Bull 3x Shares5.72%
RTLPacer Benchmark Retail Real Estate SCTR ETF3.15%
UREProShares Ultra Real Estate3.12%
LRETETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged MSCI US REIT INDEX ETN3.00%
REZiShares Residential Real Estate ETF2.69%


DRVDirexion Daily MSCI Real Estate Bear 3x Shares-6.61%
IFEUiShares Europe Developed Real Estate ETF-3.65%
SRSProShares UltraShort Real Estate-3.31%
TAOInvesco China Real Estate ETF-2.89%
WPSiShares International Developed Property ETF-2.78%

top creations

VNQVanguard Real Estate ETF853.50
USRTiShares Core U.S. REIT ETF178.13
XLREReal Estate Select Sector SPDR Fund75.36
SCHHSchwab U.S. REIT ETF54.07
REETiShares Global REIT ETF39.85

top redemptions

RWXSPDR Dow Jones International Real Estate ETF-106.17
ICFiShares Cohen & Steers REIT ETF-34.98
IYRiShares U.S. Real Estate ETF-28.10
VNQIVanguard Global ex-U.S. Real Estate ETF-17.23
TAOInvesco China Real Estate ETF-16.95


PPTYPPTY-U.S. Diversified Real Estate ETF23.92%
FRELFidelity MSCI Real Estate Index ETF23.01%
PSRInvesco Active U.S. Real Estate ETF18.12%
IYRiShares U.S. Real Estate ETF14.29%
SRETGlobal X SuperDividend REIT ETF11.91%


REKProShares Short Real Estate-17.42%
TAOInvesco China Real Estate ETF-17.06%
DRNDirexion Daily MSCI Real Estate Bull 3x Shares-6.71%
IFEUiShares Europe Developed Real Estate ETF-4.25%
VNQIVanguard Global ex-U.S. Real Estate ETF-4.19%

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