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Asian Reits outperform equities, bonds over longer term, says Aprea

Published on Jan 27, 2014 11:41 AM

Asian Reits demonstrate longer term better total return performance than equities and bonds, according to a new report issued by the Asia Pacific Real Estate Association (Aprea).

In the January issue of its real estate index bulletin, Aprea said that the latest data suggests that over the longer term - of three years and more - Reit total return performance in Asia exceeds that of equities and bonds.

Annualised three-year rolling returns for Asian listed real estate overall have been 7.33 per cent and 8.2 per cent for Reits.

Asian equities achieved 3.77 per cent and bonds 2.4 per cent.

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