September is Agent Safety Month.
For many agents – new and tenured alike – safety protocols aren’t top of mind, especially in a busy market with new opportunities and prospective clients popping up daily. Here are some simple safety precautions real estate professionals can take during home tours and open houses.
Verify Who You’re Meeting
Take initial meetings with clients outside of a home setting. Meet clients first in places like a coffee shop or in the office. Verifying the identity – and intentions – of each and every prospective client is a relatively simple precaution real estate professionals can take.
Be aware, everywhere