Which are the best performing Singapore REITs since the beginning of this year?

This post will answer that.

First up, a chart speaks a thousand words.

REIT performance Year to Date

REITs returned an average of 20% since the beginning of 2017. That’s the dotted red line.

Good for you and you did better than average if you were invested in CDL Hospitality Trust, Sabana REIT and Viva Industrial Trust.

Not so good if you were invested in EC World REIT, Starhill Global REIT and OUE Commercial REIT as your returns are the lowest. It’s still high single digit positive though.

You did average if you were invested in Keppel REIT, Capitaland Commercial Trust and Mapletree Industrial Trust.

Why did CDL Hospitality Trust perform so well?

For those who do not know CDL Hospitality Trust so well, it has properties in Singapore (Orchard Hotel, Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel, M …