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.
With 19 ETFs traded on the U.S. markets, REIT ETFs have total assets under management of $20.53B. The average expense ratio is 0.46%. REIT ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:
- Fixed Income
The largest REIT ETF is the Schwab U.S. REIT ETF SCHH with $6.63B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best-performing REIT ETF was REML at 114.20%. The most recent ETF launched in the REIT space was the ALPS Active REIT ETF REIT on 02/25/21.