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 43 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Real Estate ETFs gather total assets under management of $66.07B. 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 $32.38B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Real Estate ETF was the NURE at 10.49%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Real Estate space was the JPMorgan BetaBuilders MSCI U.S. REIT ETF BBRE in 06/15/18.

TOP ETF PERFORMERS

OLDThe Long-Term Care ETF2.85%
REZiShares Residential Real Estate ETF1.88%
DRNDirexion Daily MSCI Real Estate Bull 3x Shares1.61%
WREIInvesco Wilshire U.S. REIT ETF1.49%
RTLPacer Benchmark Retail Real Estate SCTR ETF1.40%

BOTTOM ETF PERFORMERS

TAOInvesco China Real Estate ETF-5.87%
VNQIVanguard Global ex-U.S. Real Estate ETF-3.82%
IFEUiShares Europe Developed Real Estate ETF-3.62%
DRWWisdomTree Global ex-U.S. Real Estate Fund-3.39%
DRVDirexion Daily MSCI Real Estate Bear 3x Shares-3.29%

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

AUM WINNERS

PPTYPPTY-U.S. Diversified Real Estate ETF22.27%
FRELFidelity MSCI Real Estate Index ETF21.39%
PSRInvesco Active U.S. Real Estate ETF16.46%
SRETGlobal X SuperDividend REIT ETF11.11%
IYRiShares U.S. Real Estate ETF10.39%

AUM LOSERS

TAOInvesco China Real Estate ETF-15.73%
REKProShares Short Real Estate-7.98%
DRNDirexion Daily MSCI Real Estate Bull 3x Shares-6.71%
RWRSPDR Dow Jones REIT ETF-4.38%
RWXSPDR Dow Jones International Real Estate ETF-4.15%

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