The FTSE EPRA/NAREIT Developed (Global) Index increased 3.0% during September2013. Global equities increased 3.9% while the global bonds market gained 0.7%. Real estate markets in North America won 0.8% and Europe increased 4.9% while Asia was up by 5.4%
Over a one-year period, global real estate investments have returned 5.4% compared to 20.9% and 0.3% return from global equities and global bonds, respectively. Annualised ten-year rolling returns for real estate investments stand at 8.4%. Equities gained 7.8% while bonds markets posted a 3.7% return per annum.
Source : EPRA