We have have experienced similar emotions, however we’re gaining better understanding of the process along with the overwhelming reality of the pandemic.
Buying a new home and moving is always a bit stressful – even under the best circumstances. But what is it like to buy a home during a global pandemic?
For Jocelyn, a mortgage professional, the answer was: “Different but not difficult.” She sold her first home and bought her current home in Simi Valley, CA, in May. She added, “But I’m not going to lie, I was really nervous.”
Fear of spreading COVID-19 has modified some steps in the process, but it certainly hasn’t stopped people from buying and selling homes. We talked to a few recent homebuyers to see how the pandemic affected the homebuying process for them.