What Are Some Lucrative Real Estate Mutual Funds?

What Are Some Lucrative Real Estate Mutual Funds?

The Baron Real Estate Fund and the Fidelity Series Real Estate Equity Fund are two of the top performing real-estate mutual funds as of 2015, according to U.S. News & World Report. The publication ranked 74 funds based on the opinions of leading real-estate fund researchers.

The Baron Real Estate Fund, which ranks first overall, invests in the equities securities of companies that are U.S. and non-U.S. real estate related, explains U.S. News & World Report. At the time of investment, the Baron’s Fund purchases shares of companies that hold significant assets in real estate or real estate investment trusts, known as REITs.