Here is a ready reckoner on Real Estate Investment Trusts (REIT's) and Infrastructure Investment Trusts (InvITs) in the form of an FAQ. This covers key information for the layman and is meant to serve as a basic introduction.
FAQ on Real Estate Investment Trusts (REIT's)
1: What are REITs? It is a mutual fund that invests in real estate.
2: Where can they invest? Commercial real estate only through a special investment vehicle (a 3rd party firm) or directly.