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American Homes 4 Rent revenue explodes in first quarter

It’s a good time to be in the rental business
Riding a hefty increase in net operating income generate by leased properties, American Homes 4 Rent reported a revenue increase of 70.5% in the first quarter. With an increasing portfolio, things are only looking up for the company.
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Investors still bullish on single-family rental market

Highlights from IMN Single-Family Rental Investment Forum
While some recent downward pressure on yields experienced by the much larger institutional investors has somewhat tempered the enthusiasm surrounding single-family rentals, investors are still bullish on the performance of the new asset class.
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Invitation Homes names new CEO and executive chair

Elevates Bryce Blair, adds John Bartling
Bryce Blair, who has been on Invitation Homes’ board of directors since 2013, was named executive chairman of the board of directors. The company also named John Bartling as president and chief executive officer. Bartling will replace Invitation Homes’ current CEO Nick Gould.
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Invitation Homes bringing third REO-to-rental securitization to market

Asset class becoming more popular
Of note in the presale report is the vacancy rate of the underlying properties, which stands at 4.4% as of the cutoff date. That’s lower than the vacancy rate in Invitation Homes’ previous SFR securitization in 2014, which was 5.1%, but still far above the vacancy rate of any of the other rental securitizations this year.
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Kroll weighs in on Silver Bay Realty’s $312M rental securitization

Awards $147M in AAA ratings
“Large-scale institutional ownership and management of single-family rentals is a fairly new business model and US securitization structures of the assets are still evolving,” Kroll’s presale report states. “While SBY 2014-1 is the sixth transaction of its kind, performance data for the sector is limited.”
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