REIT Glossary

This is a glossary of REIT terms that has been compiled with the intent to help readers better understand REITs, and other securitised real estate investments in the global market. There are plenty of dictionaries and glossaries for business terms, but sometimes these may apply differently when discussing REITs and real estate investments. Hence, the following terms are explained specifically in the context of REITs and real estate securities.

Most searched terms on the glossary
Weighted Average Lease Expiry (WALE)
Class A Office
RevPAR

Most asked questions on the REITs FAQ
What's the difference between REITs, Trusts and Stapled Securities


Glossary of REIT terms in alphabetical order
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A
Accretive Acquisition
Adjusted Funds From Operations (AFFO)
Anchor Tenant
Ancillary Tenant

B
Base Rent
Brownfield

C
CAPEX
Class A Office
Class B Office
Class C Office
Convertible Perpetual Preferred Units
Convertible Sukuk

D
Data Centre REITs
Defeasance
Dilutive Acquisition
Distribution Yield

E
EBITDA
Euro Medium Term Securities

F
FFO

G
Gearing
Greenfield Development
Gross Floor Area
Gross Leasable Area

H
Health Care REITs
Hospitality REITs

I
Industrial REITs

J

K

L
Lease Expiry Profile

M

N
NAV
Novation
NPI

O
Office Grades
Office REITs
Overage Rent

P
Property Yield

Q

R
Retail REITs
RevPAR

S
Safe Rate
Shari'ah Compliant REITs
SIBOR

T
Triple Net Lease
Trophy Class Office

U

V
Volatility

W
Weighted Average Lease Expiry (WALE)

X

Y
Yield
Yield On Cost

Z


Glossary of REIT terms in alphabetical order
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


Frequently Asked Questions on REITs and real estate investments

What's the difference between REITs, Trusts and Stapled Securities

Glossary of REIT terms in alphabetical order
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z