What Moved Us: Stories that Shaped the Year in Real Estate

SEATTLE, Dec. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Home became more important than ever in 2020. Kitchen tables were repurposed as classroom desks, basements turned into home offices and backyards became sanctuaries. Those changes sparked the Great Reshuffling, as many searched for a new home that would better fit their evolving needs. For some, home became more unstable than ever. The pandemic’s...

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United Rentals Announces Third Quarter 2020 Results and Raises Full-Year Guidance

STAMFORD, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE[1])–United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE: URI) today announced financial results for the third quarter of 2020 and raised its full-year 2020 guidance. Third Quarter 2020 Highlights Total revenue of $2.187 billion, including rental revenue1 of $1.861 billion. Fleet productivity2 decreased 8.0% year-over-year, reflecting the impact of COVID-19 on volumes; fleet productivity improved sequentially by 560 basis points, primarily due...

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RedAwning and Affirm Partner for Buy Now Pay Later Vacation Rentals

–News Direct– RedAwning, the leading hospitality platform for short term rentals, and Affirm, the better way to buy, today announced a new partnership to enable guests to book a vacation rental now and pay later, even after staying. Affirm offers flexible and affordable payment plans so that guests can rent their dream home at their dream destination, and not have...

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American Homes 4 Rent Announces Public Offering of Common Shares

AGOURA HILLS, Calif., Aug. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — American Homes 4 Rent (NYSE: AMH[1]) (the “Company”) today announced that it has commenced an underwritten public offering of 11,000,000 of its Class A common shares of beneficial interest, $0.01 par value per share (“Class A common shares”). The Company also plans to grant to the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to...

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