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Looking back, the housing industry is totally Scrooged

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PayPal, Trulia vets teaming to flip houses online

Trey Garrison
Executives at the two online innovators have gotten together and come up with the idea of online flipping.
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The 14 very best big money markets for flipping homes

Bonus: 22 most active house flipping markets
Trey Garrison
Home flipping isn’t the share of home sales it used to be; it stood at 3.7% of the total homes sold in the first quarter of 2014. But there’s still gold in them thar hills, so to speak, as profits from flipping a house are up to 30%. Notably though, the returns in the top 14 markets are more like 70-80%.
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Looking for a 30% profit? Flip a house

U.S. home flipping down to 3.7% of all sales, but profits are up
Ben Lane

While the share of flipped homes is shrinking, the average sales price of single-family homes flipped in the first quarter was $55,574 higher than the average original purchase price. That’s up from a year ago when the average gross profit per flip was $51,805, according to the Q1 2014 U.S. Home Flipping Report from RealtyTrac.


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Top 9 cities for flipping houses

Profits are soaring in these markets
Trey Garrison
Flipping profits are way up. Where are the best markets to make a fast buck? You'll be surprised.
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