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Campbell County #4 nationwide for flipping


According to RealtyTrac, Campbell County is the fourth best county in the nation to flip properties.

To make the list:

  •  counties had to have at least 100 single-family homes flipped in the last 12 months (April 2013 through March 2014) 
  • see an average gross return of 30 percent or more on flips during that time period 
  • have an unemployment rate below the national average of 6.7 percent in March
  • have an increase in foreclosure activity in the first quarter of 2014 compared to a year ago

Prince George's County, Maryland was number one, followed by York, Pennsylvania and Baltimore, Maryland.

With more than 30 years of journalism experience in the Greater Cincinnati market, Ann Thompson brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to her reporting. She has reported for WKRC, WCKY, WHIO-TV, Metro Networks and CBS/ABC Radio. Her work has been recognized by the Associated Press and the Society of Professional Journalists. In 2019 and 2011 A-P named her “Best Reporter” for large market radio in Ohio. She has won awards from the Association of Women in Communications and the Alliance for Women in Media. Ann reports regularly on science and technology in Focus on Technology.