.reit

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Status: Delegated
Registry Provider: CentralNic
Registry: National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts, Inc.
Registry Backend: CentralNic
Type: Community
Priority #: 1111 - National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts, Inc.
nTLDStats
Registrations: 798
Parked Domains: 728
Parked Domain %: 91.23 %
Important Dates
Delegation: 12 November 2014
General Availability: 21 December 2015

More Information: NTLDStatsLogo.png

.reit is a TLD being proposed in ICANN's New gTLD Program. The applicant is National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts, Inc.[1] It was delegated to the Root Zone of the DNS on the 12th November, 2014, completing the successful application for the string.[2]

Background

"REITs are companies that own and most often actively manage income-producing commercial real estate; they were first established in the United States in 1960 and now exist throughout the world. Although the U.S. remains the largest market (in terms of market capitalization), REITs are becoming increasingly prominent throughout the world."

Registration will be restricted to official REITs (pronounced "reets") as defined and recognized by relevant national laws.[3]

Contract signed

On the 4th September 2014, the National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts, Inc. received a Registry Agreement signed by ICANN for .reit after passing the Initial Evaluation.[4]

Delegation

.reit was delegated to the Root Zone of the DNS on the 12th November, 2014, completing the successful application for the string.[5]


References

  1. Reveal Day 13 June 2012 – New gTLD Applied-For Strings
  2. ICANN delegated strings Retrieved 7th December 2014.
  3. Application 1-1760-71167. Retrieved 23 November 2012
  4. Registry Agreements, ICANN.org Retrieved 07 December 2014
  5. ICANN delegated strings Retrieved 7th December 2014.