✨Corporate landlords backed by private equity firms like Blackstone and Pretium are buying or building single-family homes and renting them out.
💼Some members of Congress believe Wall Street's involvement in the housing market contributes to the affordability crisis.
📉Rent hikes for single-family homes owned by corporate landlords have outpaced other parts of the country.
🔑Experts suggest building more housing as a solution to the housing crisis.
🏢There is a growing debate about the government's regulation of corporate landlords in the housing market.