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Realtors are showing homes with COVID-19 protocols.  We are also becoming very good at marketing ourselves and our listings on Facebook, Instagram and You Tube.  Just like many others we now have more free time on our hands than ever before.  Showing activity of homes in Nanaimo during this COVID-19 pandemic is down more than 70 percent.  The good news, however, is that the list prices have not declined nor has the difference between the list price and the sale price grown.


The services provided by REALTORS have been deemed essential, but, it is not business as usual.  In fact, Canadian REALTORS are now working from their homes.  The RE/MAX of Nanaimo owners have done an excellent job repositioning the support staff to the safety of their homes.  It was an organized and professional transition.  These staff persons are effectively supporting the brokerage from their homes.  Thank you RE/MAX of Nanaimo!  The following are many COVID-19 protocols...

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Real estate services have been deemed essential.  Real estate and COVID-19 combined have caused the creation of many new industry protocols.  COVID-19 stands for coronavirus disease of 2019.  It is an acute respiratory syndrome that has genetic similarities of the 2002 SARS coronavirus.  Those infected with COVID-19 may have symptoms ranging from very mild to hospitalization and death.  This disease is very serious and you do not want to become infected or inadvertently pass it to others.


The essential businesses working during this global pandemic have greatly increased their safety protocols to protect themselves and the public from COVID-19.  RE/MAX of Nanaimo Realtors are now working from their home offices with support from the Brokerage staff persons also working from their home offices.  Real estate services may have been deemed essential, but, it is not business as usual.  There are several COVID-19 protocols that must be followed before any...

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