COVID-19 Safety Guidelines

Bricks Real Estate Experts Team at EXP Realty’s

 GENERAL SAFETY GUIDELINES DURING COVID-19

 

At the Bricks Real Estate Experts team we are extremely thankful to serve our clients in their Real Estate endeavors. These times have certainly been challenging, but we are eager to move forward in a manner that is as safe as possible for both buyers and sellers. Because our industry involves multiple parties, and personal spaces like our homes, we have created some safety guidelines to address the needs of both buyers, sellers, and agents. We appreciate your help in keeping everyone safe, and respecting the different needs of all parties involved in the real estate process. We have to keep in mind that peoples’ homes are their sacred places and we all have to work together to respect all parties’ needs and wishes.

  • We will continue to work remotely with clients to the greatest extent possible.

  • Open houses are limited to virtual open houses at this time.

  • All photography/videography appts to be limited to only photographers in the home at that time. All lights, blinds, and curtains need to be opened by the seller prior to appointment.

  • All showings, inspections, appraisals, and final walkthroughs are arranged by appointment only and limited to no more than four people. Highly recommended no children at showings.

  • All in-person activities must abide by Michigan/CDC guidelines for social distancing. 

  • Limiting of in-person showings to potential buyers who have been pre-approved or have provided adequate proof of funds, prior to showing.

  • Use of photography, virtual showings, and other technology to assist buyer clients in narrowing down needs/wants prior to in-person showings.

  • Confirm in advance that the seller has authorized in-person showings.

  • Provide marketing materials & property information electronically when possible.

  •  It is highly encouraged to wear masks inside properties, and it will be required in some properties. If buyers do not have their own masks, they will be provided by Bricks agents.

  • Maintain at least a six foot social distance at all times.

  • Request buyers and agents to refrain from touching surfaces in the property.

  • Shoes to be removed at occupied homes. 

  • Agents & buyers will sanitize hands prior to entry and upon exiting the homes. Agents will have sanitizer with them provided by Bricks.

  • Specific seller requests will be noted in listing remarks on MLS and ShowingTime.