Single-Family Rental Investment Market Slowing, Shifting Geographically

As home prices stabilize and credit conditions ease, the once wide-open landscape for institutional investors acquiring single family rental (SFR) properties continues to shift. Instead of the largescale ‘land grab’ buys, institutional investors are becoming much more selective in new portfolio acquisitions and are increasingly shifting their focus to managing their properties, collecting rents and improving operations, according to a new reports from securities analysts.