Retirement Funds Gravitate to Real Estate

Retirement savings plans that once shied away from the illiquidity of direct ownership of real estate are now beginning to take on property investment.

Traditional defined benefit pension fund plans that were the norm for decades continue to go the way of rotary phones and cassette tapes. Retirement savings have shifted to deffined contribution (DC) plans, such as 401Ks and simplified employee pension plans. The increasing sophistication of these defined co

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