REIT ETF Overview

REIT ETFs hold exclusively real estate investments trusts (REITs). These trusts own or finance income-producing real estate. They provide investors with regular distributions, diversifications, high liquidity and the potential of real estate capital appreciation.

REIT ETFs are part of the following ETF.com market segments:

With 16 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, REIT ETFs gather total assets under management of $12.49B. The average expense ratio is 0.40%. REIT ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity
  • Fixed Income

The largest REIT ETF is the Schwab U.S. REIT ETF SCHH with $4.61B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing REIT ETF was the ICF at -20.75%. The most-recent ETF launched in the REIT space was the JPMorgan BetaBuilders MSCI U.S. REIT ETF BBRE in 06/15/18.

Top ETF Performers

ICF iShares Cohen & Steers REIT ETF -24.88%
FFR First Trust FTSE EPRA/NAREIT Developed Markets Real Estate -29.43%
BBRE JPMorgan BetaBuilders MSCI U.S. REIT ETF -30.51%
FRI First Trust S&P REIT Index Fund -30.63%
USRT iShares Core U.S. REIT ETF -30.95%

Bottom ETF Performers

REML Credit Suisse X-Links Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Mortgage REIT ETN -92.17%
MORT VanEck Vectors Mortgage REIT Income ETF -64.23%
SRET Global X SuperDividend REIT ETF -60.74%
KBWY Invesco KBW Premium Yield Equity REIT ETF -45.68%
RDOG ALPS REIT Dividend Dogs ETF -35.30%

Top Creations

REET iShares Global REIT ETF 147.66
SCHH Schwab U.S. REIT ETF 101.92
USRT iShares Core U.S. REIT ETF 75.35
SRET Global X SuperDividend REIT ETF 38.00
REML Credit Suisse X-Links Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Mortgage REIT ETN 17.36

Top Redemptions

ICF iShares Cohen & Steers REIT ETF -76.85
BBRE JPMorgan BetaBuilders MSCI U.S. REIT ETF -69.42
RWR SPDR Dow Jones REIT ETF -47.80
FRI First Trust S&P REIT Index Fund -11.91
PFFR InfraCap REIT Preferred ETF -0.75

AUM Winners

REET iShares Global REIT ETF -23.88%
SCHH Schwab U.S. REIT ETF -27.87%
FFR First Trust FTSE EPRA/NAREIT Developed Markets Real Estate -28.91%
USRT iShares Core U.S. REIT ETF -29.03%
NURE Nuveen Short-Term REIT ETF -29.17%

AUM Losers

REML Credit Suisse X-Links Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Mortgage REIT ETN -88.86%
MORT VanEck Vectors Mortgage REIT Income ETF -64.12%
SRET Global X SuperDividend REIT ETF -54.87%
KBWY Invesco KBW Premium Yield Equity REIT ETF -45.59%
FRI First Trust S&P REIT Index Fund -37.93%

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