Investors are buying up single-family homes across the US

Housing Wire

After three straight quarters of declines, home purchases by investors rose 2.7% Looking to take advantage of the hot housing market and a soaring stock market, investors bought about 1 of every 7 U.S. Investor purchases of single-family homes rose 4.8%

Doma goes public, but investors cash out early

Housing Wire

Digital title provider Doma has finally gone public, but has already had to pay out nearly $300 million to early investors who redeemed their shares. But investors in Capitol exercised rights to redeem nearly 30 million public shares in the company in connection with the merger.


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Roofstock buys Great Jones platform to help investors profit on their real estate

Housing Wire

Some of these properties have tenants already residing in them, giving investors the opportunity to buy and sell the home without the renters being forced to vacate. The post Roofstock buys Great Jones platform to help investors profit on their real estate appeared first on HousingWire.

These markets are attracting the most out-of-state real estate investors

Housing Wire

Many real estate investors were serendipitously ahead of this shift even before the pandemic started, driven by both affordability and an affinity for overlooked markets. The post These markets are attracting the most out-of-state real estate investors appeared first on HousingWire.

Lenders, don’t overlook real estate investors

Housing Wire

HousingWire recently spoke with William Tessar, president of Civic Financial Services , about the private lending space and how LOs can benefit from serving real estate investors. . Since investors buy multiple properties per year, it can fuel more consistent growth.

Investors turn their eyes to affordable housing opportunities

Housing Wire

As the pandemic shifts from crisis to chronic, investors, community leaders and housing advocates say they intend to make the most of the chance to permanently elevate the case for affordable housing even as economic metrics are starting to shift.

3 strategies for beating institutional investors in a bidding war


Beating out institutional investors in a bidding war is a lot like beating out other buyers, but with a bit of a twist. Agent Select Teams arizona bidding wars big home building relationships contingencies dan noma jr.

Where real estate investors bought the most homes in 2020


In 2020, investors showed the most interest in markets that are located in the Mountain West, the western Midwest and the South. Data Investing Property Portfolio corelogic investment properties investors midwest Molly Boesel Mountain West south

What agents should know about working with institutional investors


has focused his work on institutional investors for more than a decade. Formerly a commercial real estate agent, Dan Noma, Jr. Here, he shares what he’s learned and why agents should consider this sector of the industry. Agent Interviews Property Portfolio Select arizona boise dan noma jr.

CoreLogic responds to investor groups’ initiation of written consent process

Housing Wire

17 to replace three of the 12 current directors with the investment groups’ nominees, but the two investor group have said they need a “safeguard” to make sure the process moves forward. The investors dropped their takeover bid on Nov.

LendingHome rebrands as “Kiavi” and moves into investor loans

Realty Biz

Mortgage financing and rental loan provider LendingHome is rebranding itself as “Kiavi” as it looks to expand into providing lending options for real estate investors. Mortgage investor finance investor loans Kiavi lendingHome rebranding

Agents should probably learn to play nice with institutional investors


Institutional investors are a growing presence in the housing market. The savvy agent should learn their ways — even if it feels unnatural.

Investor home purchases exceed pre-pandemic levels, hit record high


Investors purchased 67,943 U.S. homes during the second quarter, for a total value of $48.5 billion, the highest figure on record, according to Redfin.

How ICE Mortgage Technology is automating everything automatable for lenders and investors

Housing Wire

Encompass is the industry’s leading platform for lenders and investors, with the functionality to support every channel they use through a single system of record,” said Stephanie Durflinger, Vice President, Product Management. “As

Pulse: How you’re advising investors on potential 1031 changes


Should investors continue with business as usual? This week, our readers share what advice they're giving to their investor clients who are wary of potential 1031 "like-kind" exchange changes. Is 2021 the year to exchange?

Every-day real estate investors power GroundFloor’s rapid growth


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Pulse: How are you advising investors on potential 1031 changes?


This week, we want to know what advice you're giving to your investor clients. Agent Brokerage Pulse Second Homes and Investment Properties Teams 1031 'like-kind' exchanges 2021 agents investment investor investors pulse theme-month-202105

7 Time Management Tips Investors Need

RIS Media

Investors know that they need to do a great deal of diligent research if they hope to avoid buying a money pit. Most investors are not aware that this type of service exists. Virtual assistants for real estate investors go beyond answering services.

Institutional investors are coming for the short-term rental market


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Real Estate Investors Bumping Buyers in 31 Top Markets

RIS Media

Are real estate investors creating excessive competition amid the inventory shortage? According to a new report from®, some markets are being hit hard by investor activities, while others are benefitting.

Pulse: What’s your top tip for investors?


This week, we're asking our readers: What should investors purchasing new properties know right now? Agent Brokerage Pulse Second Homes and Investment Properties Teams 2021 agents hot market investment investor investors multiple offers pulse theme-month-202105

4 types of real estate investors (and how to best serve them)


Although every person is different, real estate investors typically fit neatly into one of these four avatars. Agent Investing Marketing Opinion Select Service Teams dr. david phelps investing investors niche working with investors

Working with investors? 5 key skills to master


Although they're lucrative to work with, investors come with their own set of challenges. And unlike working with homeowners, representing investors requires a different set of skills. Here are a few you need to master.

Sundae debuts off-market distressed property platform for investors


The new platform will allow investors to view, filter and sort distressed properties exclusive to Sundae, as well as submit cash offers and track them in real time.

How the bond market continues to impact mortgage originators and investors

Housing Wire

HousingWire recently sat down with Scott Happ, president of Secondary Marketing Technologies for Black Knight, to discuss the impact this has on mortgage originators and investors. HW: How does this, in turn, impact mortgage originators and investors?

15 tips for first-time real estate investors, straight from the pros


Inman spoke with industry pros to learn their top tips for first-time real estate investors, and they had plenty of knowledge to share with newbies in need of a little bit of confidence.

How helping mom-and-pop investors can grow your business


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Amid housing shortage, investors double down on prefab startups


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Investors are bulk buying inner city condos on the cheap

Realty Biz

While the suburbs are making a comeback with homebuyers as seek out more space for themselves during the pandmic, investors are playing a longer-term game, betting on condos and a return to the city when the pandemic subsides.

Ask Brian: What Advanced Tax Benefits are Available to Real Estate Investors?

Realty Biz

Simultaneous Exchange – not as common but can work if two investors literally trade properties, which is what an ‘exchange’ originally meant many years ago. Elizabeth, you’re already a real estate investor, which qualifies you as self-employed. Ask Brian investor tax benefits tax

Pulse: Readers share their top tips for investors


What do investors need to know before making the leap in this market? Agent Brokerage Pulse Second Homes and Investment Properties Teams 2021 agents hot market investment investor investors multiple offers pulse theme-month-202105

REX Homes – not disrupting anything except investor balance sheets

The American Genius for Real Estate

The post REX Homes – not disrupting anything except investor balance sheets appeared first on The American Genius Real Estate. (EDITORIAL) What follows is an open letter response with 13 questions regarding numerous recent representations by REX Homes.

Investors will lead home sales for foreseeable future: Study


John Burns Real Estate Consulting's new Resale Housing Market Index report reveals how buyers are struggling to beat investors in a frenzied market. Markets & Economy Select buyer demand demand home sales institutional investors John Burns Real Estate Consulting resale home market supply

What Are Financial Investors Thinking?

Notorious ROB

Specifically, I’m curious what is happening with institutional investors. The post What Are Financial Investors Thinking? Recently, I’ve been trying to research what is going on with buyers in the residential real estate market.

Developer’s Dream Or Investor’s Haven? You Decide! 

The Living Room

Developer’s Dream Or Investor’s Haven? The post Developer’s Dream Or Investor’s Haven? Aryne + Dulcinea Foster-Powell Listings Stories ADU potential Bungalow Development potential finished basement investor dream Just Listed top rated portland real estate agents