Covid-19 and in Person home showings
By bob gordon, Boulder Real Estate Services + Blogger
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
Lafaytte Colorado Home Showings Down 75%Showing data for Lafayette, Colorado, a popular bedroom community to Boulder shows home viewings have plummeted. Now, some of this is due to the most recent guidance from the state of Colorado regarding what is and is not an essential service.Governor Polis Says Home Showings Are Not EssentialThe most up to date guidance dissuades in person home showings. These are not considered essential. In fact, a home showing just requires too many people to be at risk. The home's owners and/or occupants have to leave - so they might go somewhere and risk coming into contact with Covid-19. The Realtors doing the showing are at risk. An agent might get too close to someone that is an asymptomatic carrier. Or the agent could be shedding virus. And the home...