Mind The Warning Signs: Q4 House-Flipping Rate Highest Since 2002

Home flipping activity has increased steadily over the last eight years. By the fourth quarter of 2018, the flipping rate in the U.S. reached 10.6 percent of all home sales…… Accounting for this seasonality, the flipping rate in the fourth quarter of 2018 was the highest rate for a fourth quarter since we started tracking home flipping back in 2002.