Yield-driven investors expanding list of target markets

Yield-driven investors are expanding their list of target markets and acquiring more rental assets in secondary and tertiary cities. During the first quarter of 2015, more than $16 billion of multifamily product traded in secondary and tertiary markets…

Midwest, South represent most affordable regions for graduates

As the rental sector enters what is historically peak leasing season, owners and managers of value-add — Class B and C — properties and newly built or Class A product will look to push rents more aggressively. For recent college grads, this will equate to a difficult environment in which to find “affordable” living …

Chris Thompson: ‘What I hate about technology is also what I love about technology — it’s always changing’

“As soon as I feel I have a handle on one piece of tech/software/app/platform, then along comes something new and shiny and sexy,” says Thompson. “You can always count on change, but with tech it’s just dramatically accelerated.” …

Another rental search site joins the fray

Just when you thought the online rental field couldn’t get any more crowded, yet another startup has joined the fray …

Rental owners’ top 5 mistakes

Purchasing a rental property is a significant investment and can be the start of a scary but rewarding adventure for many of us. We purchased our first vacation rental over 15 years ago in Colorado, and we needed the rental income to afford the propert…

End-to-end rental platform will run criminal background checks on applicants

Rental site Zumper now allows the brokers and landlords who use its platform to market their rental properties to run full criminal and eviction background checks on prospective tenants. The site began allowing renters to tie credit checks performed by Experian Marketing …

Use ‘sharing economy’ to help pay your bills

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Startup rolls out online rental application tool

Free service allows property managers, landlords to manage tenant applications paperlesslyread more

Startup rolls out online rental application tool

Free service allows property managers, landlords to manage tenant applications paperlesslyread more

REO-to-rental firm partners with real estate brokers

Company aims to raise $250 million to purchase distressed propertiesread more