Blog Articles, Economics, Market Research

FHA, Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac Are All Now Backing Larger Loans by HousingWire featured by SVN | SFRhub Advisors

BREAKING NEWS: Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, and the Federal Housing Administration are backing larger mortgages as we are coming into the new year. Back in 2016, the FHFA increased the Fannie and Freddie conforming loan limit for the first time in 10 years, and since then, the loan limit has increased $93,400.

Blog Articles, Economics, Market Research

Renting Is More Affordable Than Buying in Almost 50% of These Housing Markets by MarketWatch featured SVN | SFRhub Advisors

Nowadays, affordable housing is becoming harder and harder to obtain. So, renting is far more affordable in almost 50% of the largest housing markets across the US. Renters will be continuing to look for vacancies. How are you taking advantage of this? Let us know in the comments down below!

Economics, Market Research

Young Homebuyers Are Vanishing From the US by MSN featured by SVN | SFRhub Advisors

Why are people buying homes the older they become? It can be due to the fact that there is a nationwide shortage of affordable housing, student loans, and tight lending standards. Keep reading below to learn more.

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The New Normal In The Single-Family Rental Space: How The Midsize Investor Is Rising Up by Forbes Featured by SVN | SFRhub Advisors

Do you think we have an investor riendly environment at the moment? What do you think the mid-size investor is investing in during this friendly environment? Continue reading the article below to learn more and how to identify emerging markets.

Blog Articles, Builders, Market Research

Multifamily Permits Plunge to Lowest Level in More Than Two Years by RealPage featured by SVN | SFRhub Advisors

As multifamily building permits decrease, the single-family residential permits continue to increase at a steady pace. Are investors shifting gears? Continue reading to learn why.

Blog Articles, Market Research

More Investors Take on Build-To-Rent Housing Trend by HousingWire featured by SVN | SFRhub Advisors

New homes are being built at a rapid pace, now more than ever. Those homebuilders are now transforming into landlords. As the market changes, homebuilders are now participating in a new segment, build-for-rent. These homes are newly built and rented out, creating communities of detached, single-family homes.

Blog Articles, Market Research

Cap Rates on Apartment Acquisitions Take a Slight Dip in the First Half of 2019 by NREI

As the multifamily sector experiences lowering and stagnant cap rates for the past five years, single-family residential investment becomes more attractive to investors. Continue reading to learn what caused this shift.

Blog Articles, Market Research

The US Has More Million-Dollar Real Estate Markets Than Ever — Here Are 23 Cities Where the Typical Home Will Be $1 Million by Next Year

There are almost 24 real estate markets in the United states that are nearing the million-dollar average for listings. Among these are MSAs in California, Washington, North Carolina and New York. Continue reading to learn more.

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74% Of US Housing Market Unaffordable For Average American by ZeroHedge featured by SVN | SFRhub Advisors

It's shocking to see that 74% of the US housing market is unaffordable for the average American. Keep reading to see which counties throughout the US are the least affordable.

Blog Articles, Builders, Market Research

Investors Look Beyond Foreclosures for Rentals by Finance-Commerce featured by SVN | SFRhub Advisors

Foreclosures were all the rage back in the financial crisis and investors were scooping them up and renting them out. Today, investors are investing in build-for-rent. Continue reading to learn how this new shift affects the whole market.