From virtual home tours to drive-by appraisals and remote closings, professionals are working hard to keep the market moving. If you’re thinking of refinancing your mortgage or buying or selling your home, here’s more on how the deals are getting done:
Is it more difficult to get a mortgage during COVID-19? There have been some big changes in the lending industry in the last few months, but taking out a mortgage is still possible if it’s what you want to do. We chatted with a finance expert and rounded up some tips.
How to get a mortgage during COVID-19 >
Is now a good time to refinance my home? Here’s a breakdown of what to consider under normal circumstances – but especially during the COVID-19 crisis. Refinancing in 2020 >
I planned to sell or buy a home this spring. Can I still make it happen? If you’re worried that the sales market has ground to a halt, we have evidence to the contrary. Buying and Selling Virtually During COVID-19 >
What’s the difference between a broker, an agent, and a Realtor? There is a lot to consider when selecting a real estate agent – but before you start your search, it helps to understand the role of each. Our Guide to Real Estate Pros >
What’s going on with interest rates? There’s so much in the news these days about interest rates being low, but what does that really mean? And how does it affect you as a homebuyer? The Breakdown: Interest Rates Explained >