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 19 ETFs traded on the U.S. markets, REIT ETFs have total assets under management of $17.92B. The average expense ratio is 0.46%. 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 $5.66B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best-performing REIT ETF was REML at 218.34%. The most recent ETF launched in the REIT space was the ALPS Active REIT ETF REIT on 02/25/21.

Top ETF Performers

REML Credit Suisse X-Links Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Mortgage REIT ETN 11.07%
REIT ALPS Active REIT ETF 7.06%
NURE Nuveen Short-Term REIT ETF 7.02%
RWR SPDR Dow Jones REIT ETF 6.98%
FRI First Trust S&P REIT Index Fund 6.97%

Bottom ETF Performers

PFFR InfraCap REIT Preferred ETF 1.47%
KBWY Invesco KBW Premium Yield Equity REIT ETF 2.64%
VPN Global X Data Center REITs and Digital Infrastructure ETF 4.52%
FFR First Trust FTSE EPRA/NAREIT Developed Markets Real Estate 5.74%
MVRL ETRACS Monthly Pay 1.5X Leveraged Mortgage REIT ETN 5.86%

Top Creations

BBRE JPMorgan BetaBuilders MSCI U.S. REIT ETF 357.89
SCHH Schwab U.S. REIT ETF 110.41
SRET Global X SuperDividend REIT ETF 38.56
REET iShares Global REIT ETF 36.76
USRT iShares Core U.S. REIT ETF 36.33

Top Redemptions

RDOG ALPS REIT Dividend Dogs ETF 0
FFR First Trust FTSE EPRA/NAREIT Developed Markets Real Estate 0
MVRL ETRACS Monthly Pay 1.5X Leveraged Mortgage REIT ETN 0
FRI First Trust S&P REIT Index Fund 1.28
SPRE SP Funds S&P Global REIT Sharia ETF 1.99

AUM Winners

VPN Global X Data Center REITs and Digital Infrastructure ETF 79.30%
PFFR InfraCap REIT Preferred ETF 28.52%
FRI First Trust S&P REIT Index Fund 21.37%
SPRE SP Funds S&P Global REIT Sharia ETF 16.35%
RWR SPDR Dow Jones REIT ETF 16.04%

AUM Losers

MVRL ETRACS Monthly Pay 1.5X Leveraged Mortgage REIT ETN 6.10%
RDOG ALPS REIT Dividend Dogs ETF 6.12%
FFR First Trust FTSE EPRA/NAREIT Developed Markets Real Estate 6.22%
MORT VanEck Vectors Mortgage REIT Income ETF 6.48%
BBRE JPMorgan BetaBuilders MSCI U.S. REIT ETF 6.89%

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