CURRENT GUIDANCE FOR MEMBERS:
No traditional, in-person open houses. All showings should be virtual when possible. (updated on 4/30/20)
The following people are permitted to operate per the San Francisco Department of Health's FAQ:
- Real estate inspectors and appraisers? Yes, inspectors and appraisers are necessary to enable residential real estate transactions to occur.
- Real estate photographers? Yes, real estate photographers are necessary to enable virtual viewings and marketing to occur.
- Real estate stagers? Yes, given the recent modification to the San Francisco Health Order on May 4th allowing all real estate transactions and people to move residences, real estate staging may resume operations when no occupants are present at the home.
(Added 4/24/2020; Amended 5/6/2020)