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  • Top zip codes for housing investments

    Best area for home flipping and rentals
    As home prices rise, investors seek to buy homes which they can either sell for a profit or rent out. The new Neighborhood Housing Index from ATTOM Data Solutions measures the best zip codes for home flippers and rental investments. Here are the top five in each category.
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  • Here are the top 10 metros for single-family rental investors

    Average return dips slightly in 2017
    Investors saw a slight dip in the single-family rental market, however overall, many metros are still hotspots for investment. In 2017, 86% of the markets analyzed saw a rise in fair market rents even while average wage growth outpaced rent growth in 67% of markets — a recipe for sustainable growth in the rental market.
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  • What Trump’s tax cuts mean for affordable housing deals

    Housing tax credits can determine if projects get off the ground
    One of President Donald Trump’s priorities, tax reform, could threaten the affordable housing industry as fewer investors may be enticed to fund projects. Developers said investors are valuing the tax credit 10% to 20% lower since Election Day. The reduction in the credit’s value is already likely to cause a drop of about $1 billion in equity investment for the year.
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  • Home flipping hits 10-year high in 2016

    Profits reach new record
    More investors are entering the home-flipping market than at any point since 2007, pushing the number of homes flipped to a 10-year high. And why wouldn’t investors jump on board? Profits are now higher than they’ve ever been.
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