2014 BDO RiskFactor Report for REITs

June 2014

Competition for lessees and prime real estate is holding steady as a top risk for the REIT industry and may be fueling increased concern over operating expenses and tenants' financial condition. The third annual BDO RiskFactor Report for REITs also indicates that while more eyes are watching property foreclosure rates and cyber security threats, the real estate industry faces challenges around interest rates and tax law uncertainty.