Press Release

DBRS Morningstar Publishes Updated Methodology for Rating Entities in the Real Estate Industry

Real Estate
April 11, 2023

DBRS Morningstar published an updated version of its “Rating Entities in the Real Estate Industry” methodology, hereafter referred to as “Global Methodology for Rating Entities in the Real Estate Industry” (the Methodology). In accordance with the discussion in the press release entitled “DBRS Morningstar Publishes Five Final Corporate Methodologies and Clarifies Geographic Scope of Certain Corporate Methodologies” dated August 29, 2022, the title of this Methodology has changed from the prior year.

DBRS Morningstar has conducted a periodic review of the Methodology. This update supersedes the previous version published on April 20, 2022, and is effective as of April 11, 2023. DBRS Morningstar deems the update not to be material and has determined that no ratings are expected to change as a result of this update.

DBRS Morningstar methodologies are publicly available on its website under Methodologies & Criteria.

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