Investors are buying more, but spending less

Housing Wire

Real estate investors are buying more properties, but paying less for them, according to a report from RealtyTrac released Thursday based on ATTOM Data Solutions home sales data. In the second quarter of 2021, investor purchases accounted for 15.4%

Investors spent a record $63B to buy homes in Q3

Housing Wire

Real estate investors spent a record $63.6 In total, investors acquired 90,215 homes in the third quarter, an 80.2% Redfin defines an investor as any institution or business that purchases residential real estate. In total, real estate investors represented 18.2%


Sign Up for our Newsletter

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

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%

Wall Street investors are the new breed of single-family landlords

Housing Wire

Purchases of single-family rental properties by investors are on the rise in Sunbelt cities like Phoenix; Austin, Texas; Las Vegas; Tampa; and Charlotte, among others, according to research by John Burns Real Estate Consulting.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Bond investor PIMCO bets on home-equity market

Housing Wire

PIMCO, founded in 1971, has a long history of aggregating residential mortgage loans as well as managing assets for corporations, sovereign wealth funds, pension funds and other investors. The post Bond investor PIMCO bets on home-equity market appeared first on HousingWire.

Equity 292

How Biden’s Neighborhood Homes proposal impacts real estate investors

Housing Wire buyer and real estate investor Sue McCormick is ahead of the curve when it comes to President Joe Biden’s plan to revitalize underserved neighborhoods while also providing affordable housing for low- and moderate-income homebuyers. “My

Survey: Real Estate Investors Pessimistic on Current and Near-Term Market

RIS Media

Despite a red-hot real estate market and forecasts suggesting it will remain that way, investors have concerns according to RealtyTrac’s recent Investor Sentiment Survey. The post Survey: Real Estate Investors Pessimistic on Current and Near-Term Market appeared first on RISMedia.

Cash-rich Investors spent record amounts on U.S. homes in Q3

Realty Biz

Investors have been throwing record-breaking amounts of cash into real estate, spending $63.6 The report found investors bought a combined 90,215 homes in Q3, up 80.2% Under Redfin’s definition, an investor is any institution or business that purchases residential homes.

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.

Investors are rushing to buy up more rental homes

Realty Biz

As demand for single-family rental homes soars amid a growing preference for bigger, more spacious homes, data published this week shows investors are flocking to the market to buy up more stock.

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

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

Working With Real Estate Investors? Here’s Why They Make Great Clients


While some real estate agents and brokers prefer to work with homebuyers, others decide to specialize in working with property investors. Both niches have their advantages and disadvantages, but here’s why some people prefer working with investors.

Zillow attracts more criticism for selling homes to institutional investors

Realty Biz

However, even with that announcement the company is not free from criticism, with lawmakers raising concerns that many of those homes were sold to institutional investors at a time when the for sale housing market is starved of inventory. “We

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.

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?

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.

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.

What Real Estate Investors Should Know About HVAC Systems

Realty Biz

Real estate investors should know that the key to maximizing return on investment is limiting recurring expenditures. For this reason, property investors should pay due attention to the air-conditioning, heating, and ventilation system to avoid large financial losses.

Through the eyes of the single-family rental lobby

Housing Wire

Moving in: Big investors,” reads a Reuter’s headline from this July. “A Last month, Zillow said it was winding down its iBuying division, and courting corporate investors to buy its 18,000 homes remaining in inventory. rentals are owned by investors who own 10 or fewer properties.

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

First-time investor? 5 things to consider before starting

Realty Biz

Professional investors spend years tracking the behavior of the markets. The post First-time investor? US Real Estate invest investing investors

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

Are HOA Properties Right for Investors?

Realty Biz

Increasing the value of their property is appealing to every investor. As an investor, you are the member of the HOA, not the tenants that lease your property. Investors should also be aware that most HOAs hold the property owner responsible for all fines owed by tenants.

Ultra simple shortcut to attract new (or more) real estate investors

The American Genius for Real Estate

(REAL ESTATE BIG DATA) Without having to spend any money, this shortcut can attract more business to boost your bottom line with real estate investors - a win-win for the nation. Real Estate Big Data real estate investors Real Estate News rpr

Must-Do Courses for Beginner Real Estate Investors

Realty Biz

Knowledge and understanding are critical for building success as a real estate investor, but the traditional avenues for gaining such skill, i.e. buying a bunch of real estate and seeing what sticks, can be time-intensive, laborious and incredibly costly.

Portland – Popular With Investors

The Living Room

The post Portland – Popular With Investors appeared first on Living Room Realty. If you’re ready to think about an investment property, here are a few reasons to think about Portland: Controlled growth.

Realogy Presenting at Building Products Investor Conference

RIS Media

recently announced that the company’s chief executive officer and president Ryan Schneider will participate in the Virtual Barclays Select Series Building and Building Products Investor Conference to be held Aug. Realogy Holdings Corp.

As an Asian American angel investor, I’m biased toward diversity, adversity

The American Genius for Real Estate

The post As an Asian American angel investor, I’m biased toward diversity, adversity appeared first on The American Genius Real Estate. Op/Ed AAPI Heritage Month diversity fintech investor proptech Real Estate News

Just Sold: Investor’s Dream Duplex

The Living Room

The post Just Sold: Investor’s Dream Duplex appeared first on Living Room Realty. 1484 Falcon Loop, Independence, OR 97351. Well managed duplex with great location near Western Oregon University. 4 bedroom and 2 1/2 baths per unit. Do not disturb tenants.

BisRing plans expansion for real estate investors

REM Online

The original post can be found at the following URL: BisRing plans expansion for real estate investors. BisRing recently held the office launch of its new mobile app, which it says connects real estate investors and homeowners with service providers.

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.