13 Tips for Buying, Selling or Renting a Home Amid a Pandemic

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Finding or selling a home has never been more challenging. The global coronavirus pandemic has stuck most parties involved — buyers, sellers, renters, Realtors, inspectors — at home under state-by-state lockdown mandates of varying restrictiveness.

On top of that, many worry about job security and whether it’s smart to take on a mortgage now, with staggering numbers of people having lost their jobs within a few weeks.

But, if this is the right time for you to act, property transactions can be done, with creativity, precaution and high-tech assistance. The tips below — for buyers, sellers, landlords, tenants and all parties — can help in these difficult times.

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