July 6 | National Real Estate Investor

REIT Executive Pay Surpasses Pre-Recession Levels | by Matt Hudgins | A new survey from FTI Consulting shows that REIT CEO compensation increased significantly in 2010, NREI contributing writer Matt Hudgins explains. Commenting on the findings, Dr Sam Chandan adds that "REITs’ access to investor capital and leverage put them in an enviable position in 2010 and helped the sector emerge as the strongest buyers in the market last year ... That positioning, combined with strengthening market caps, is consistent with observable improvements in compensation."

Read Matt Hudgins' column at the National Real Estate Investor magazine's website.