Logistics has unique features that distinguish it from other real estate assets and have an impact on the performance and the risk of the investment. Direct real estate investments in this type of assets have different performance with respect to other real estate asset classes and there are opportunities related to a diversification strategy. Indirect real estate investments may benefit from considering logistics among the investment opportunities and results hold for fully specialized REITs.


REITs Diversification strategy Performance 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Management and LawUniversity of Rome Tor VergataRomeItaly
  2. 2.Real Estate Development DepartmentIstanbul Technical UniversityTaksim-İstanbulTurkey

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