7 Excellent Reasons to invest in Real estate Investment Trust REITs!

They are super tax-inefficient, because they pay dividends like crazy - so best for a tax-advantaged account like an IRA/401k

Global index funds have only a miniscule proportion of real estate.

Income and/or portfolio growth during sideways and bear markets.

Excellent performance even when bonds are weak.

Extended time for share-price recovery during bear markets, prolonging enhanced dividends.

Excellent eventual share-price recovery

Great performance during periods of high inflation.