Fitch Ratings said today that it would “likely cap its ratings at the ‘A’ level” for REO-to-rental securitizations. That is because single family home rental assets still haven’t surmounted the challenges for gaining higher investment grade ratings.  

Blackstone and Deutsche Bank are likely to begin marketing the first securitization of single family home rental properties before the year’s end. The deal is expected to garner a senior rating that is rumored to be as high as a triple-A, according to several market reports.

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