REALTORS® are considered essential service providers during the COVID-19 pandemic. This does not mean that real estate continues as normal. For those consumers who move ahead with buying or selling properties, there are specific steps REALTORS® and consumers can take to protect their health and the health of the greater community.
The Alberta Real Estate Association is lifting its ban on members hosting open houses in a phased approach, aligned with the Government of Alberta’s staged relaunch strategy.
Top links for your business:
Practice Tips for Operating During COVID-19 PandemicHow to Conduct ShowingsHold Harmless Agreements for Buyers and SellersCREA Coronavirus Statement and Consent
We have also prepared a client-facing version of the showing tips for you to download and email to your clients.
For Consumers: Buying and Selling During COVID-19
We will keep these guides updated to reflect the latest recommendations and directives of the Chief Medical Officer of Alberta, which you can find here.