Prof. Immergluck's concern over Atlanta's single-family rental market gaining national attention

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As the once-hot “REO to rental” industry cools off in metro Atlanta and beyond, equity investors are no longer as optimistic about the role of single-family home rentals in the housing recovery effort. The industry has reached a point that a California congressman has asked the House Financial Services Committee to convene hearings on the Reo-backed securities being offered by large institutional investors. U.S. Rep. Mark Takano cited some of the very concerns raised by Georgia Tech planning professor Dan Immergluck: What sort of landlords will the financial service sector prove to be when it comes to managing scatter-site housing? 

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School of City & Regional Planning

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dan immergluck, Housing, real estate, reo, reo-to-rental, scattered site housing
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  • Created By: Kyle James
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Feb 6, 2014 - 8:07am
  • Last Updated: Oct 7, 2016 - 10:26pm