Federal reserve underestimates sensitivity of housing to mortgage rates

The federal reserve couldn’t have prevented the housing bubble and bust through interest-rate policy alone.

In response to the housing bubble and bust, Congress passed the Dodd-Frank financial reform. These new mortgage regulations will prevent future housing bubbles by effectively… – Federal reserve underestimates sensitivity of housing to mortgage rates

Is single-family build-to-rent homes a viable business model?

American homebuilders never before built new homes in volume specifically to rent. Is this a passing opportunity or a new persistent business model?

Prior to 2010, no companies existed that bought, owned, and managed single-family detached homes. The millions of foreclosures that followed the… – Is single-family build-to-rent homes a viable business model?