The single-family rental securitization market appears to be benefiting from the improving housing market and favorable demographics, according to a Moody's Investors Service report.

Markets benefiting from a "rapid rise in home prices" also have large populations of young adults under the age of 34 who are more likely to rent, according to Moody's. In addition, rising prices make buying a home less affordable for new households and mortgage credit is tight for "borrowers with a checkered credit history," the report says.

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