1. Strong returns Since the 1991, U.S. REITs have delivered an 11.1% annual return, outperforming broader stocks and bonds. 2. High dividends yields Much of the return from REIT’s comes from their high-income payout, right now the 360-day yield on our REIT holdings is 6-9%. 3. Diversifying correlations Since 1991, U.S. REITs have had a 0.57 correlation with the S&P 500 and a 0.21 correlation with U.S. bonds. Global REITs have also exhibited diversifying correlations.