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 $13.12B. The average expense ratio is 0.39%. 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 $4.40B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing REIT ETF was the MVRL at --. The most-recent ETF launched in the REIT space was the ETRACS Monthly Pay 1.5X Leveraged Mortgage REIT ETN MVRL in 06/02/20.

Top ETF Performers

REML Credit Suisse X-Links Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Mortgage REIT ETN 24.41%
MVRL ETRACS Monthly Pay 1.5X Leveraged Mortgage REIT ETN 18.67%
MORT VanEck Vectors Mortgage REIT Income ETF 12.65%
SRET Global X SuperDividend REIT ETF 7.15%
FRI First Trust S&P REIT Index Fund 6.70%

Bottom ETF Performers

FFR First Trust FTSE EPRA/NAREIT Developed Markets Real Estate 3.80%
NURE Nuveen Short-Term REIT ETF 4.62%
REET iShares Global REIT ETF 4.70%
ICF iShares Cohen & Steers REIT ETF 4.73%
KBWY Invesco KBW Premium Yield Equity REIT ETF 4.87%

Top Creations

REET iShares Global REIT ETF 109.41
USRT iShares Core U.S. REIT ETF 15.08
KBWY Invesco KBW Premium Yield Equity REIT ETF 0.91
REML Credit Suisse X-Links Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Mortgage REIT ETN 0.76
MVRL ETRACS Monthly Pay 1.5X Leveraged Mortgage REIT ETN 0

Top Redemptions

BBRE JPMorgan BetaBuilders MSCI U.S. REIT ETF -78.28
RWR SPDR Dow Jones REIT ETF -73.60
SCHH Schwab U.S. REIT ETF -57.90
ICF iShares Cohen & Steers REIT ETF -35.70
MORT VanEck Vectors Mortgage REIT Income ETF -7.17

AUM Winners

REML Credit Suisse X-Links Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Mortgage REIT ETN 17.69%
MVRL ETRACS Monthly Pay 1.5X Leveraged Mortgage REIT ETN 11.36%
MORT VanEck Vectors Mortgage REIT Income ETF 10.69%
REET iShares Global REIT ETF 9.13%
USRT iShares Core U.S. REIT ETF 7.05%

AUM Losers

RDOG ALPS REIT Dividend Dogs ETF -6.94%
RWR SPDR Dow Jones REIT ETF -2.37%
FFR First Trust FTSE EPRA/NAREIT Developed Markets Real Estate -2.01%
BBRE JPMorgan BetaBuilders MSCI U.S. REIT ETF -1.50%
FRI First Trust S&P REIT Index Fund 0.06%

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