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.

With 52 ETFs traded on the U.S. markets, Real Estate ETFs have total assets under management of $81.39B. 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 $40.13B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best-performing Real Estate ETF was KBWY at 4.25%. The most recent ETF launched in the Real Estate space was the JPMorgan Realty Income ETF JPRE on 05/23/22.

Top ETF Performers

DRN Direxion Daily Real Estate Bull 3x Shares 12.90%
URE ProShares Ultra Real Estate 9.78%
ROOF IQ U.S. Real Estate Small Cap ETF 6.91%
RIET Hoya Capital High Dividend Yield ETF 6.12%
JRE Janus Henderson U.S. Real Estate ETF 5.82%

Bottom ETF Performers

CHIR Global X MSCI China Real Estate ETF -27.26%
DRV Direxion Daily Real Estate Bear 3x Shares -14.45%
SRS ProShares UltraShort Real Estate -9.85%
REK ProShares Short Real Estate -4.87%
VNQI Vanguard Global ex-U.S. Real Estate ETF 1.85%

Top Creations

ICF iShares Cohen & Steers REIT ETF 72.88
SRVR Pacer Benchmark Data & Infrastructure Real Estate SCTR ETF 20.25
RWO SPDR Dow Jones Global Real Estate ETF 15.57
AVRE Avantis Real Estate ETF 12.56
HAUZ Xtrackers International Real Estate ETF 9.92

Top Redemptions

VNQ Vanguard Real Estate ETF -425.85
IYR iShares U.S. Real Estate ETF -363.15
BBRE JPMorgan BetaBuilders MSCI U.S. REIT ETF -127.70
SCHH Schwab U.S. REIT ETF -95.11
XLRE Real Estate Select Sector SPDR Fund -78.80

AUM Winners

GREI Goldman Sachs Future Real Estate and Infrastructure Equity ETF 17.97%
AVRE Avantis Real Estate ETF 10.56%
URE ProShares Ultra Real Estate 8.77%
NURE Nuveen Short-Term REIT ETF 7.81%
ICF iShares Cohen & Steers REIT ETF 7.10%

AUM Losers

CHIR Global X MSCI China Real Estate ETF -32.68%
REK ProShares Short Real Estate -25.32%
JRE Janus Henderson U.S. Real Estate ETF -18.00%
BBRE JPMorgan BetaBuilders MSCI U.S. REIT ETF -9.84%
DRV Direxion Daily Real Estate Bear 3x Shares -5.20%

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