Gregor Watson

OAKLAND, CA—Roofstock, Inc. a marketplace for single-family rental (SFR) investment properties, recently announced the launch of Roofstock One, a platform that allows investors to purchase shares of single-family rental homes without the responsibilities of being a landlord.

“We believe that single-family rental homes are a unique investment opportunity,” says Gregor Watson, co-founder and Chairman of Roofstock. “Even during the 2008 housing crisis when home prices plummeted, SFR rent growth moderated but never turned negative—and then it picked up again.”

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