Wall Street Is Raising More Cash Than Ever for its Rental-Home Gambit

July 9, 2018

This year, investors have raised billions of dollars from bond buyers, pension funds and even wealthy Chinese individuals to purchase more homes.

Investors wager that high prices, higher mortgage rates and skimpy inventory are making homeownership harder for individuals and families

By Ryan Dezember and Laura Kusisto

https://www.wsj.com/articles/house-money-wall-street-is-raising-more-cash-than-ever-for-its-rental-home-gambit-1531128600?mod=hp_lista_pos1

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