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 in the U.S. markets, REIT ETFs gather total assets under management of $13.64B. 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 $4.82B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing REIT ETF was the MORL at 13.73%. 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

MORL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Mortgage REIT ETN 7.36%
REML Credit Suisse X-Links Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Mortgage REIT ETN 3.97%
LRET ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged MSCI US REIT INDEX ETN 3.72%
MRRL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Mortgage REIT ETN Series B 3.70%
USRT iShares Core U.S. REIT ETF 2.59%

BOTTOM ETF PERFORMERS

PFFR InfraCap REIT Preferred ETF 0.64%
BBRE JPMorgan BetaBuilders MSCI U.S. REIT ETF 1.04%
FFR First Trust FTSE EPRA/NAREIT Developed Markets Real Estate 1.54%
RORE Hartford Multifactor REIT ETF 1.54%
SRET Global X SuperDividend REIT ETF 1.55%

TOP CREATIONS

SCHH Schwab U.S. REIT ETF 135.02
REET iShares Global REIT ETF 101.61
USRT iShares Core U.S. REIT ETF 23.39
MORL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Mortgage REIT ETN 21.35
KBWY Invesco KBW Premium Yield Equity REIT ETF 8.74

TOP REDEMPTIONS

RWR SPDR Dow Jones REIT ETF -80.65
FRI First Trust S&P REIT Index Fund -4.75
ICF iShares Cohen & Steers REIT ETF -0.56
FFR First Trust FTSE EPRA/NAREIT Developed Markets Real Estate 0
NURE NuShares Short-Term REIT ETF 0

AUM WINNERS

MRRL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Mortgage REIT ETN Series B 36.65%
REML Credit Suisse X-Links Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Mortgage REIT ETN 21.98%
RORE Hartford Multifactor REIT ETF 19.77%
SRET Global X SuperDividend REIT ETF 12.36%
USRT iShares Core U.S. REIT ETF 10.66%

AUM LOSERS

PFFR InfraCap REIT Preferred ETF 0.79%
FFR First Trust FTSE EPRA/NAREIT Developed Markets Real Estate 0.93%
BBRE JPMorgan BetaBuilders MSCI U.S. REIT ETF 2.19%
WREI Invesco Wilshire U.S. REIT ETF 2.45%
ICF iShares Cohen & Steers REIT ETF 2.48%

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