Built-for-rent home sector set for explosive growth

Millions of dollars is being poured into built-for-rent single-family home construction, and now developers are struggling to obtain land to build on. A report in Forbes this week revealed that land brokers, who traditionally sell residential parcels to developers and builders planning communities of for sale homes, are now seeing a much bigger share of

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Builders are targeting the growing build-to-rent market

The homebuilding sector has underperformed in recent years, but one segment, the “build-to-rent” market in which homes are built explicitly to be rented out, has managed to pull off some stunning growth CNBC reported that 37,000 homes were built as rentals in 2017, rising to 43,000 last year, which accounts for just under 5% of

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Investors bet on build-to-rent homes

Investors are eyeing a new build-to-rent strategy amid increased competition that’s arisen from a tight supply of older housing inventory in many markets, the National Real Estate Investor reports. They want to invest in markets such as Atlanta; Charlotte, North Carolina; Phoenix; and Texas, where building and land costs are lower, and where there is

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