The following research paper was selected for presentation in the Due Diligence Forum program at PortfolioConstruction Conference 2008.


Getting Real (Property)
Global REITs

Due Diligence Forum speaker

Steve Burton
MD, Global Strategy Portfolio Manager
ING Clarion Real Estate Securities
ING Australia

Due Diligence Forum summary

This presentation and underlying research paper examine whether there is a significant relationship between inflation and the return characteristics of an investment in commercial real estate, with an objective of clarifying whether real estate acts as an inflation hedge. This relationship is examined from the standpoint of various major property types and takes into account whether property is owned directly or via listed vehicles.


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