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Push & Pull: Private Equity and Public REITs
10/9/2017

Push & Pull: Private Equity and Public REITs

In 2017, we saw several high-profile senior living transactions whereby a large public real estate investment trust (REIT) sold to a private equity buyer. 

After RExIT, A REITurn? What it Could Mean for the Market
10/5/2016

After RExIT, A REITurn? What it Could Mean for the Market

If you want to know what is going to happen in the senior living mergers and acquisitions (M&A) market, following the stock prices of the public real estate investment trusts (REITs) in the sector is a good forward indicator. If you want to know what is going to happen to the REITs’ stock prices, stay tuned.

Guard Against Inflation Revisited: Preserving the Purchasing Power of Your Assets
10/14/2013

Guard Against Inflation Revisited: Preserving the Purchasing Power of Your Assets

Monetary policy in the United States took a dramatic turn with the introduction of quantitative easing. The strategy, in response to the financial crisis of 2008, consists of purchasing outstanding debt in the marketplace by the Federal Reserve. It has increased the balance sheet of the Fed to more than $3.5 trillion dollars.