Business > Finance

A financial planner who bought his first home during the pandemic says 4 things surprised him about the process

17 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement
As a financial planner, Mark Reyes of Albert walks his clients through the financial side of preparing for home buying all the time.
But four things were slightly different than he expected in the process of buying his own first home with his wife during the coronavirus pandemic.
The pandemic created more competition for homes, and also meant many changes to the ways buyers are able to see potential homes.
There are some parts of the process that are confusing even in normal times, like getting the right paperwork to mortgage lenders, and the escrow process before...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Finance  


Trump targets Kamala Harris in sexist rant against the Democratic...

Trump targets Kamala Harris in sexist rant against the Democratic vice-presidential nominee

Summary List Placement President Donald Trump targeted Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris in a sexist rant during a campaign rally in Florida on Friday. Trump... Read more ...

Trump, Mnuchin say ball is in Pelosi's court in COVID-19 stimulus negotiations

Trump, Mnuchin say ball is in Pelosi's court in COVID-19 stimulus negotiations

WASHINGTON - President Trump and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Friday accused House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of hijacking COVID-19 economic relief by spurning their offers... Read more ...

Problems with his health? McConnell says 'of course not'

Problems with his health? McConnell says 'of course not'

McConnell has been conducting his regular business in the Senate this week. Read more ...

How to redeem codes for games purchased in the Epic Games Store, using the...

How to redeem codes for games purchased in the Epic Games Store, using the Epic Games Launcher or website

Summary List Placement Epic Games is the company behind the world-popular "Fortnite," but it also has its own store with hundreds of games for sale. Games purchased from the... Read more ...

No, President Trump: Wind turbines aren't killing 'all the birds.' Cats are

No, President Trump: Wind turbines aren't killing 'all the birds.' Cats are

Summary List Placement During Thursday's final 2020 presidential debate , President Donald Trump repeated a claim he's made throughout his presidency: that wind turbines are... Read more ...

Delta has added 460 people to its no-fly list since April for refusing wear...

Delta has added 460 people to its no-fly list since April for refusing wear masks

Summary List Placement Delta has banned a total of 460 people to its no-fly list for refusing to wear masks. Delta CEO Ed Bastian said in an email to employees that the company... Read more ...

These are the 25 stocks to bet against on a successful COVID-19 vaccine...

These are the 25 stocks to bet against on a successful COVID-19 vaccine, according to JPMorgan

Summary List Placement With a successful COVID-19 vaccine on the horizon, some stocks may fare better than others. According to JPMorgan, investors should look to bet against a... Read more ...

IOS 14 allows you to create folders for iPhone voice memos to keep all of...

IOS 14 allows you to create folders for iPhone voice memos to keep all of your recordings organized - here's how to do it

Summary List Placement The iPhone's Voice Memos app is a handy tool for easily dictating memos and even capturing interviews and conversations. Until recently, though, there... Read more ...

'No need for security checks or COVID tests': Borat star meets Donald Trump...

'No need for security checks or COVID tests': Borat star meets Donald Trump Jr. and visits White House in deleted scenes

Summary List Placement Deleted scenes from the new "Borat" movie show the titular character's daughter met with Donald Trump Jr. and visited the White House. Bulgarian actress... Read more ...

AstraZeneca's coronavirus vaccine trial can continue in the US after being...

AstraZeneca's coronavirus vaccine trial can continue in the US after being halted due to a participant having a 'serious adverse reaction'

Summary List Placement The US has allowed a major coronavirus vaccine trial to resume. The Food and Drug Administration has allowed a COVID-19 vaccine trial commissioned by... Read more ...