Real Estate Investment Trusts

Property as an asset class is highly sought after by astute investors. This is particularly so when it has the liquidity features of a listed instrument as is the case with REITS. At the same time, REITS could well be the solution real estate developers require to actualize their corporate objectives of setting up more developments.

In this write-up, we at Mboya Wangong’u & Waiyaki Advocates, who have been actively involved in legal REITS legal advisory work, seek to respond to Frequently Asked Questions about REITS.