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  • Moody’s: Invitation Homes, Starwood Waypoint merger good for investors, but risks remain

    SFR securitization investors stand to gain from improved “economies of scale”
    Investors who bought into the single-family rental securitizations from Invitation Homes and Starwood Waypoint Homes stand to gain from the recently announced merger of the two SFR giants, but the deal is not without some inherent risk, Moody’s Investors Service said in a new report.
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  • Invitation Homes, Starwood Waypoint Homes to merge; create nation’s largest single-family landlord

    Consolidation in single-family rental business continues
    Three years ago, the nation’s four largest operators of single-family rental homes joined together to form a trade group. The founding members of the group were Colony American Homes, Invitation Homes, American Homes 4 Rent, and Starwood Waypoint Residential Trust. Now, thanks to a series of consolidations, that big four is about to be a big two. Meet the new Invitation Homes, the nation’s largest single-family rental landlord, by a wide margin.
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  • Colony Starwood Homes rebranding as Starwood Waypoint Homes

    Second replacement of Colony brand name this week
    For the second time in two days, a business that carries the “Colony” brand name announced that it plans to shed that name and begin operating under a new name. First, it was Colony American Finance, which is being renamed CoreVest American Finance Lender after Fortress bought the company. Now, Colony Starwood Homes is rebranding as Starwood Waypoint Homes.
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  • Colony Starwood Homes buys $815 million portfolio of single-family rental homes

    Acquires 3,106 proprieties from GI Partners
    When Colony Starwood Homes got out of the non-performing loans business last year and sold off 1,675 NPLs for $265 million, the real estate investment trust said that it planned to use the funds from that sale to grow its portfolio of single-family rental homes. This week, Colony Starwood followed up on that promise and is growing its SFR business by agreeing to buy 3,106 single-family rental homes from GI Partners for $815 million.
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  • Colony Starwood Homes sells off massive non-performing loan portfolio

    Announces sale of 1,675 non-performing loans for $265 million
    One of the largest owners of single-family rental homes is getting out of the non-performing loan business, as Colony Starwood Homes announced Monday that it is selling off a massive portfolio of non-performing loans, basically closing the book on its NPL business.
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