It has been a year like no other in recent history, as the world learns to adapt to life during a pandemic. COVID-19 has affected all aspects of our day-to-day lives. We have found ways to adapt our personal, professional, family, and social lives to keep all of us safe.
In the world of real estate, we have seen huge shifts in the business and the development of a type of market that most REALTORS® have never worked in. Early in 2020, as things began to shut down and people stayed home and isolated, real estate transactions slowed down and in some cases stopped as people tried to figure out this new reality. However, as we came to realize that we needed to find ways to work and live with COVID the markets began to open up and the result has been a market like no other. Multiple viewings and offers within hours or days of being on MLS, houses selling over list price and buyers coming from all over the country and the world!
In looking at how to navigate in this new reality, we realized that how we do our business needed to change to ensure that we are keeping our clients, our agents, and our staff safe. As an industry, we put processes in place to ensure that we were adhering to public safety protocols while still being able to provide services to our clients.
So what have we done to make sure that buyers, sellers and our Agents are safe during this time? Just a few things we have put in place include:
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