Items Tagged with 'Mergers and acquisitions'

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  • Roofstock acquires single-family rental management platform

    Roofstock buys Streetlane Homes to increase its property management capabilities
    Roofstock is moving to expand its market share in the single-family rental realm. The company just acquired SFR management company Streetlane Homes with the goal of expanding into new markets with the acquisition and accessing more institutional investor clients.
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  • Beazer Homes buying Atlanta competitor Venture Homes for $65M

    Deal allows Beazer to grow Atlanta-area business
    Beazer Homes is expanding again. Back in December, Beazer expanded its Carolinas operation by acquiring Bill Clark Homes for nearly $30 million. The homebuilder announced this week that it is acquiring Venture Homes, a private homebuilder in Atlanta, for approximately $65 million.
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  • Stearns Lending to buy piece of Certainty Home Loans

    Certainty will retain name and leadership
    Stearns Lending announced recently it will acquire a piece of Certainty Home Loans. The independent mortgage bank has entered into an agreement to acquire an equity interest in Certainty, an independent mortgage lender based in Plano, Texas, that originated $1.4 billion in residential loans last year.
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  • Union Home Mortgage acquires NOIC/Concord

    Makes second asset purchase in six weeks
    Union Home Mortgage is on a roll. The Ohio-based lender has made its second asset acquisition in six weeks’ time, announcing today the purchase of assets from NOIC, Inc./Concord. Last month, the lender acquired assets from Arizona’s Alliance Home Loans in a deal that it said would push annual loan production to more than $4 billion.
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  • Looking to sell? LF Capital raises $155 million to buy into commercial banking, fintech

    Newly formed “blank check” company is ready to buy
    Any companies out there in commercial banking or fintech that are looking to sell? If so, there’s a newly funded company that’s ready to buy. LF Capital Acquisition Corp., which bills itself as a newly formed “blank check” company, recently launched and raised more than $155 million that it plans to invest in commercial banking or fintech.
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  • More homebuilder consolidation: Century Communities buys Wade Jurney Homes

    Deal creates nation’s 10th largest homebuilder
    The consolidation of the homebuilding industry continues. Last week, Taylor Morrison announced that it is acquiring fellow homebuilder AV Homes in a deal valued at nearly $1 billion. Next up is Century Communities, which announced Friday that it is acquired the remaining 50% of Wade Jurney Homes in a deal that creates the nation’s 10th largest homebuilder.
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  • Celebrity Financial buys mortgage lending firm

    Purchases Midwest Equity Mortgage, plans to go on acquisition tear
    Financial services holding company Celebrity Financial purchased independent mortgage lending company Midwest Equity Mortgage. This is the first of several acquisitions the company said it is planning to make in the near future.
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  • Homebuilder merger: Taylor Morrison buying AV Homes in nearly $1 billion deal

    Grows Taylor Morrison’s portfolio in Florida, Carolinas, Arizona, Texas
    There’s about to be more consolidation in the homebuilding industry. Last year was all about Lennar, which acquired WCI Communities, a Florida-based luxury homebuilder, for $963 million, and later, bought CalAtlantic Group in a $9.3 billion deal that created the nation’s largest homebuilder. Now, it’s Taylor Morrison’s turn.
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  • Interior design giants tie the knot

    Interior Logic Group and Interior Specialists complete their merger
    Two of the largest interior design companies in the nation said their vows recently. Interior Logic Group and Interior Specialists are now doing business together under the Interior Logic Group moniker.
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