Items Tagged with 'rents vs. home prices'

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  • KBRA: Rent-to-own properties problematic arena for investors

    Let’s tap the brakes on the whole 'future of housing' thing
    A recent report from Moody's highlighted the benefits for consumers and investors that stem from Home Partners of America’s rent-to-own program, but a new report from Kroll Bond Rating Agency throws a wet blanket onto anyone who posited that rent-to-own could be the “future of housing.”
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  • Is rent-to-own the future of housing?

    Home Partners of America’s first securitization offers glimpse at new buying option
    With rising rents making it more difficult for many to even save the 3% down payment they’d now need to buy a home, a new option is emerging as an avenue for consumers to live in the home they want and save money to buy it at the same time – rent-to-own.
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  • Who does the Fed think they're fooling?

    Dallas Fed says housing market is fine
    The Dallas Fed put out a report that says the housing market is entering a solid period of recovery. Not everyone is convinced. In fact, some are worried we're heading towards crash 2.0.
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