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Why renters are ending up in the suburbs

June 11, 2014
At the Atlantic, they’ve taken note of something we’ve been tracking for a while at HousingWire: namely the growth of single-family rentals, and the reversal of migration to urban centers and back towards the suburbs.
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3 make-or-break things single-family housing investors get wrong

Not knowing leaves money on the table
June 4, 2014
More than four in 10 residential property sales in the first quarter this year were all-cash sales, the highest level since 2011, and increasingly these are smaller, mom-and-pop real estate investors rather than big companies. The problem – some of these newer rental home investors may not know about common pitfalls that institutional investors already know about.
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Blackstone shows REO-to-rental can be billion-dollar business (nearly)

Invitation Homes assets for 2013 worth $912 million
January 30, 2014
Much of the profit is due to its investments in hotel IPOs, but its activity in REO-to-rental is also particularly notable.
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Second REO-to-rental deal to raise millions, and questions

Lots and lots of questions
January 29, 2014
Journalists count by saying one, two, trend, but there really is a trend happening in REO-to-rental as an asset class.
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The secret to making REO-to-rental viable

As an investment class it needs work but analysts say go for it
January 27, 2014
There are a large number of abandoned homes and a large class of renters, but even when the housing market settles out and people’s credit is repaired over time, REO to rental is a growth area and potentially a permanent asset class, investors think.
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ABS Vegas: What analysts say you must know about REO-to-Rental

It's a new asset class and you don't want to get burned
January 24, 2014
Ratings analysts say they are treading cautiously with REO-to-Rental, and they are adopting specific criteria for making them more comfortable.
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ABS Vegas: Love or hate REO-to-Rental in 2014

It's driving home prices but can it continue?
January 23, 2014
Investors, analysts, and now academics and fair housing advocates are getting behind REO-to-Rental, a primary driver in inflating home prices. What does it mean?
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Large institutional investors bank on emerging asset classes

REO-to-rental securitization offers profitability
September 12, 2013
Historically, smaller institutional investors have funded the single-family rental market, but that's about to change. Large investors are increasingly eying the nation's foreclosure inventory, coupled with a secular shift toward renting, which has created the possibility of larger-scale investments in the market, analysts with Keefe, Bruyette & Woods said in a new report.
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