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 $12.84B. The average expense ratio is 0.43%. 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 $4.30B 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 6.26%
NURE Nuveen Short-Term REIT ETF 4.13%
MVRL ETRACS Monthly Pay 1.5X Leveraged Mortgage REIT ETN 3.43%
FRI First Trust S&P REIT Index Fund 2.97%
RWR SPDR Dow Jones REIT ETF 2.71%

Bottom ETF Performers

PFFR InfraCap REIT Preferred ETF 1.01%
SRET Global X SuperDividend REIT ETF 1.37%
FFR First Trust FTSE EPRA/NAREIT Developed Markets Real Estate 1.41%
KBWY Invesco KBW Premium Yield Equity REIT ETF 1.45%
ICF iShares Cohen & Steers REIT ETF 1.86%

Top Creations

REET iShares Global REIT ETF 50.13
ICF iShares Cohen & Steers REIT ETF 21.11
USRT iShares Core U.S. REIT ETF 15.68
KBWY Invesco KBW Premium Yield Equity REIT ETF 11.47
NURE Nuveen Short-Term REIT ETF 1.18

Top Redemptions

BBRE JPMorgan BetaBuilders MSCI U.S. REIT ETF -55.80
RWR SPDR Dow Jones REIT ETF -20.79
REML Credit Suisse X-Links Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Mortgage REIT ETN -7.26
RDOG ALPS REIT Dividend Dogs ETF -1.87
SCHH Schwab U.S. REIT ETF -1.52

AUM Winners

USRT iShares Core U.S. REIT ETF 7.79%
REML Credit Suisse X-Links Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Mortgage REIT ETN 6.01%
ICF iShares Cohen & Steers REIT ETF 4.70%
RWR SPDR Dow Jones REIT ETF 4.69%
MVRL ETRACS Monthly Pay 1.5X Leveraged Mortgage REIT ETN 4.62%

AUM Losers

NURE Nuveen Short-Term REIT ETF -52.81%
FRI First Trust S&P REIT Index Fund -5.46%
MORT VanEck Vectors Mortgage REIT Income ETF 2.40%
KBWY Invesco KBW Premium Yield Equity REIT ETF 2.66%
FFR First Trust FTSE EPRA/NAREIT Developed Markets Real Estate 2.80%

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