Can Coronavirus Sicken Our Healthy Housing Market?

Orange County Register, Mar. 5, 2020–Jeff Lazerson
Housing demand will continue to be strong and stable. But just as some folks are more susceptible to coronavirus, some homebuyers and homeowners are less financially healthy and are too close to the financial edge to wait for the economy to come back. Risk of job loss. Little cash reserves. No family or friends to borrow from in the event of a cash-flow crash.