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RWR ETF: Plowing Up Benefits Of Diversification In Real Estate

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The SPDR Dow Jones REIT ETF (NYSEARCA:RWR) is an exchange traded fund (ETF) which invests in equity shares of various types of Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs). REIT is an entity that owns, operates, and/or finances income-generating real estate assets. Equity REITs can be classified into seven broad groups – Residential REITs, Retail REITs, Healthcare REITs, Hotel REITs, Industrial/Office REITs, Self-Storage REITs, and Diversified REITs. Besides, there are Mortgage REITs that invest in mortgages as opposed to real estate itself.

I have been tracking healthcare REITs like Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (MPW), Healthpeak Properties (PEAK), Ventas, Inc. (VTR), Welltower Inc. (WELL), Omega Healthcare Investors, Inc. (OHI), Healthcare Trust of America Inc. (HTA), Healthcare Realty Trust Incorporated (HR), National Health Investors Inc. (NHI), CareTrust REIT Inc (CTRE), Sabra Health Care REIT, Inc. (SBRA), LTC…

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