Companies > Travels

15 alternative resorts across the US that are perfect for social distancing, from a tiny house resort in upstate New York to a bohemian yurt retreat in West Texas

4 days ago   |   By Business Insider

The key to taking a vacation during the pandemic is privacy and lots of outdoor space for social distancing.
From bohemian yurts to tiny houses, Business Insider rounded up some of the best alternative resorts in the US for social distancing.
Consult the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website and travel advisories before any vacation.
Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories .
In a pandemic era, privacy is the ultimate luxury.
But some alternative resorts already knew that and started designing retreats around social distancing long before it was the norm. Now, those...
Read more ...

 

5 reasons why the US housing market will stay strong through the pandemic

5 reasons why the US housing market will stay strong through the pandemic

4 days ago   |   By Business Insider

A report by Bank of America laid out five factors that have allowed the US housing market to bounce back so quickly.
The factors include the market's strength prior to the outbreak as well as forbearance programs.
Unlike the recession of 2008, when a housing meltdown was the cause of the Great Recession, BofA predicts housing will be one of the main sectors that leads the country out of its downturn.
Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories .
Unlike the recession of 2008 and 2009, housing has not been the driving factor of the current economic downturn.
In fact, a recent report...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Travels      Travel      Retreats      House      Business      Consulting      Housing      Luxury      New York      Retreat      Sale      Banks      Sector      Bank      Market      Marketing  


A Singaporean tech stock has skyrocketed a world-beating 1,100% since the...

A Singaporean tech stock has skyrocketed a world-beating 1,100% since the start of 2019

Singaporean tech giant Sea's stock has ballooned more than 1,100% since the start of 2019. The astounding gain has raised its market capitalization from about $5 billion to $64... Read more ...

Square surges 16% after reporting quarterly earnings showing a 64% jump in...

Square surges 16% after reporting quarterly earnings showing a 64% jump in revenue

Square released its second quarter earnings results on Tuesday, a day early, after Bloomberg News reported the numbers. The company reported a 64% jump in revenue and a 167%... Read more ...

The Galaxy Tab S7 will bring 5G to Samsung's tablet line

The Galaxy Tab S7 will bring 5G to Samsung's tablet line

Samsung's going all in on 5G. The company was an early adopter for the next-gen wireless technology and has just offered it across the newly announce Galaxy Note 20. Turns out... Read more ...

Consumer spending could regress in the coming months as monthly personal...

Consumer spending could regress in the coming months as monthly personal income growth falls

US consumer spending improved on a monthly basis in May and June, but personal income could plunge as government programs end. And a drop in consumer spending and personal... Read more ...

Royal Caribbean, Carnival, Disney, and dozens of other cruise lines won't...

Royal Caribbean, Carnival, Disney, and dozens of other cruise lines won't sail out of the US until at least October 31

An industry group of roughly 60 cruise lines announced on Wednesday that they won't sail from US ports until October 31 at the earliest. This extension from an earlier... Read more ...

ISM Services Index increased to 58.1% in July, Employment Index Declined

ISM Services Index increased to 58.1% in July, Employment Index Declined

The July ISM Services index was at 58.1%, up from 57.1% in June. The employment index decreased to 42.1%, from 43.1%. Note: Above 50 indicates expansion, below 50... Read more ...

US companies added 167,000 in July, badly missing economist forecasts, ADP says

US companies added 167,000 in July, badly missing economist forecasts, ADP says

US private payrolls rose 167,000 in July, a Wednesday report from ADP showed . Economists had expected that private payrolls would rise by 1.2 million in July. The report is a... Read more ...

The US just struck a deal for 100 million doses of a coronavirus vaccine...

The US just struck a deal for 100 million doses of a coronavirus vaccine from Johnson & Johnson

Johnson & Johnson have entered into an agreement with the U.S. government to provide 100 million doses of its experimental coronavirus vaccine, with the option of 200 million... Read more ...

Ford's new CEO named Amazon, Apple, and Tesla - not GM - as his key rivals...

Ford's new CEO named Amazon, Apple, and Tesla - not GM - as his key rivals. Industry experts say he's exactly right

Jim Farley, Ford's current COO and incoming CEO, didn't mention General Motors or Fiat Chrysler when discussing Ford's competition during a Tuesday conference call. "We know... Read more ...

A JPMorgan-backed personal finance app catering to children has doubled...

A JPMorgan-backed personal finance app catering to children has doubled users this year. Now it's eyeing ways to let kids play the stock market

Greenlight, the personal financial management app for kids and parents, has seen its user base double since the start of the year. With this growth, Greenlight is building an... Read more ...