Here’s an overview of how agents can best serve their clients during this time while following local real estate board guidelines, plus a look at how these changes could impact the future of real estate sales.
The reasons why people have to buy or sell is still the same now as it was before the COVID-19 virus hit but the process has changed. Here are four creative and technologically advanced ways to showcase a home.
Many brokerages are encouraging Realtors to use virtual showings in place of in-person ones. When you can’t meet your clients in person, the best way to show them a house from a safe distance is to use video chat.
Zillow has launched free 3D home tour technology for its listings across Canada and the U.S. The company says its Zillow 3D Home allows anyone to capture 360-degree panoramic photos of a home and create a 3D tour.
Montreal-based Metareal recently released Metareal Stage, which makes it possible to create real 3D virtual tours using existing photographic equipment, without the need for dedicated scanning technology.
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