Coronavirus

Keep Your Business Moving Forward with Virtual Open Houses

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As we collectively navigate the new normal brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic, how do we keep business moving forward in an industry that relies so heavily on person-to-person interaction, such as open houses? Luckily, we can rely on technology to fill the gap in these uncertain times. Virtual open houses are a critical tool that will allow agents to maintain business while adhering to federal, state and local policy. To …

Updated Guidelines to Support You During COVID-19 Crisis

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We want to assure you that The MLS™ is making every effort to assist you during these challenging times. Below is a summary of new rules and updates during the COVID-19 crisis. New Rules & Updates Physical (Face-to-Face) Open Houses Prohibited & Will Be Replaced by Virtual Open HousesThe MLS™ has removed all current and upcoming open houses from VESTAPLUS™ and disabled the creation of new open houses. Amid the Coronavirus …

Let’s Stay Safe: The MLS Broker Carvan™ Goes Digital

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The MLS Broker Caravan™ goes purely digital for the next few weeks as we comply with California’s “Stay-at-Home” mandate. View current and past issues of the magazine online or in the app. Virtual showings will soon be available in the app. Download the app in the Apple, Google Play or Amazon stores. Get 30% off your next ad with code SPECIAL30. Limit one per person per issue. Please submit your ads …

Important Update Regarding Open Houses During Coronavirus Outbreak

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Effective immediately, The MLS™ has removed all current and upcoming open houses from VESTAPLUS™ and disabled the creation of new open houses. Amid the Coronavirus (COVID-19) global outbreak, Governor Gavin Newsom has issued a statewide order to “Stay at Home”. Per the California Association of REALTORS® (C.A.R.), agents and brokers should cease doing all face-to-face marketing, including open houses, in order to comply with the state mandate. Extended Hold Status Has …