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Single-Family Rental Continues to be a Top Priority for Investors and Home Builders

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3 min read Single-family residential real estate is proving to be one of the strongest performing asset classes in the US today. We have written extensively on the strong underlying fundamentals of the US residential market. Certainly, both buyers and sellers of homes in this market have experienced that strength. On the positive side, homeowners…

Zillow Stumbles – Proving Again that Residential Real Estate is Primarily a ‘Local’ Market

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4 min read Over the last decade, technology firms have been hard at work, trying to disrupt and revolutionize the residential real estate market. One of the most ambitious projects toward that end has been the entrance into the ‘fix and flip’ market by real estate technology industry behemoth Zillow. Well, come to find out, buying and …

Starter Homes at Fifty Year Low – Fueling Demand for Lending Solutions

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We have written extensively over the past few years, detailing the strong underlying fundamentals of the US residential housing market. Over that time, homeowners have experienced tremendous price appreciation. In addition, they have had the opportunity to monetize home equity through …

It Might Be Too Early to Predict the Decline of Large Cities

It Might Be Too Early to Predict the Decline of Large Cities

The residential real estate market has changed in unprecedented ways over the past year. Recently, Forbes.com published an article discussing how homebuyers have increasingly moved away from large cities toward suburban locations. As stated in the article, “According...