How Can You Safely Buy or Sell Real Estate During Coronavirus?
The truth is that there are people who still need to buy & sell real estate. And I am here to help you.
Responsibly. Real Estate has been deemed an essential service in British Columbia. So I made the choice to help during these uncertain times. By integrating the necessary technology, and putting the recommended safety procedures and precautions in place to help people in the Tri Cities buy and sell real estate.
Buying Real Estate
Can I Buy a Home?
Yes! Much of the initial work will be done online. Preview all the property information, find out about the neighbourhood, schools, transportation, and anything else that is important to you BEFORE you start viewing properties in person.
Can I still get a Loan?
Lenders are also essential service and the process is available digitally. Being prequalified for your mortgage is even more important now. It will also save you time by looking at property you can afford.
How Do I Look at Homes?
Many showings are offered virtually right now, and will be this way for a long time to come. This includes open houses. In-person showings can be arranged. Be prepared to follow the provincial safety guidelines and many real estate professionals are requiring you to verify in writing that you are healthy. You will also be responsible for driving to each property in your own vehicle. You will be required to use Personal Protective Equipment and of course, No Touching. Anything inside the house.
What About Appraisals and Inspections?
Both of these services are still happening as well. Many times they are happening virtually and within social distancing guidelines.
How Do We Write An Offer?
We can prepare your offer, discuss the terms and conditions, sign the offer and send the offer digitally.
Selling Real Estate
Can I Sell a Home?
Yes! Seller Services just look different. And they will found online. From professional floor plans,
How Will Buyers See My Home?
With virtual showings and open houses being done online, it makes it easy and convenient for buyers to see your home without you having to leave. The initial viewing can be done from the convenience of the buyer’s home.
What About Offers?
You can review and sign all offers digitally. And I will be there to walk you through the process and explain all the terms and conditions to you, digitally.
Working With a REALTOR
Even though it has been a whole new learning curve, we still have an obligation to reduce exposure and help flatten the curve. The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver, the British Columbia Real Estate Association and the Canadian Real Estate Association have set clear guidelines for REALTORS® to follow when working with their clients during this pandemic.
I Am Here for You
And still selling Real Estate. It just looks a bit different. I will support you, guide you and help you Buy, Sell or Invest in Real Estate. I am also here to answer your questions, lend you an ear, and even provide you with real estate related resources to help you. So when you are ready to move,