Fitch's REIT outlook for 2012 is tied to economy

12/9/2011 | Housing Wire

The outlook for REITs next year is uncertain, with much depending on the larger economy, Fitch Ratings says. "If macro trends improve and operating fundamentals and capital markets access remains strong, Fitch may revise the outlook for equity REITs to positive," it said. "Conversely, Fitch may revise the outlook for equity REITs to negative if the economy slides back into recession and REITs begin to add on more leverage."

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