According to the Wall Street Journal nontraded REITs are attracting new funds at their fastest clip ever. After raising a record $19.6 billion last year, nontraded REITs in the first quarter raised $4.2 billion, or about 5% more than in the year-earlier quarter.  For the full articles see Nontraded REITs Offer High Returns, But Critics Cite Fees and Illiquidity – WSJ.

Posted by Lewis J. Saret, Co-General Editor, Wealth Strategies Journal.