Cleveland Is a House-Flipping Hot Spot, and Covid Adds Fuel

Wall Street Journal, June 8, 2020–Ryan Dezember (subscription)
The pandemic has stoked demand among investors, who were already buying more than one of every 10 homes sold in the U.S. They started gorging on houses after the last recession served up millions of foreclosures, and they’ve kept buying despite rising home prices, wagering on a permanent suburban rental class.