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Brad Thomas has over 25 years of experience in the commercial real estate brokerage, development and investment sectors and the majority of his experience has been research and consulting. Over the years, Thomas has provided nationwide real estate brokerage, construction services, development ... more

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Off Target: The Truth About Consumer Trends
While the act of shopping may be on an upswing, the contents of the carts and order totals appear to be tanking the retail world over.
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It Could Be Worse (Unless You’re In The U.K.)
With so many factors influencing the American economy – from post-pandemic stress to geopolitical sanctions – it’s difficult to assess exactly how we got into this situation.
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Retail Roars On Despite Runaway Inflation: Here’s How You Can Play It
With rising prices set to cost Americans an additional $5,200 this year, you’d assume demand for consumer goods would be on the decline. Surprisingly though, this isn’t so.
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McDonald’s Exits And Biden Addresses
With over 800 restaurants and 62,000 employees in Russia, McDonald’s has maintained a dominating presence in the area. But that’s all about to change, it seems.
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Billion-Dollar Buyer’s Remorse? The Musk Vs. Twitter Takedown Continues…
While Elon made it clear he still has designs on acquiring the company regardless, his initial tweet was enough to send Twitter stocks down over 20% in Friday’s pre-market trading.
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Hedging Against China
The collapse of the Chinese economy is more detrimental than you can imagine. It’s a compound problem because China is both our biggest manufacturer and one of our largest markets.
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Signs Of V-Shaped Housing Recovery
U.S. equity markets surged this week, buoyed by news of positive clinical trial results from Moderna (MRNA) and Inovio Pharmaceuticals (INO) and on renewed hopes of a V-shaped economic recovery.
The Coronavirus Shouldn't Make These 4 REITs Sick, But It Could Make Them Bargain Buys
The fear remains that the coronavirus will severely impact our way of life. So the Federal Reserve is doing its best to get ahead of that with preemptive rate cuts. But times like these can make some companies intensely attractive to buy.
Tanger Factory Outlet Centers: The Safest Dividend Is The One That's Just Been Raised
Tanger announced its 28th annual consecutive dividend increase and also is being shown the door by the S&P.
Tanger Remains A Beautiful SWAN
in this article today, I will be making a strong case for why I still stand behind Tanger Outlets (SKT).
10 REITs That Should Benefit Under The Tax Plan
Shifting from a worldwide system to a territorial system ends the penalty on companies headquartered in the United States. They’ll no longer pay additional penalties when they bring overseas profits back home.

Work Experience

Founder & Editor
The Intelligent REIT Investor
June 2013 - Present (9 years 1 month)
I am the founder and Editor of The Intelligent REIT Investor, a monthly newsletter on Real Estate Investment Trusts. I'm also a regular contributor for The Street and Seeking Alpha

Education

Presbyterian College
BS
1984 / 1988
Business & Economics

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The Intelligent REIT Investor
Brad Thomas
Brad Thomas

Brad Thomas has over 25 years of experience in the commercial real estate brokerage, development and investment sectors and the majority of his experience has been research and consulting. Over the years, Mr. Thomas has provided nationwide real estate brokerage, construction services, development services, and capital market solutions for a variety of clients, many of which are Institutional clients and investors. Thomas currently acts as a consultant in the real estate industry.

Thomas is the Editor of The Intelligent REIT Investor, a monthly newsletter on REIT investing.