EK&A Moving Business Forward While Sheltering Through COVID-19
Real estate transactions are currently deemed an essential function in California. As we all press on throughout these weeks under shelter-in-place and social distance restrictions, we are exploring new avenues for meeting clients' needs. EK&A will remain in motion throughout the current pandemic while taking utmost care in keeping clients safe. We will be temporarily changing the way we do business. Fortunately, there are many useful tools to engage and provide service to our clients. We invite you to consider these options if you want to move forward buying or selling property.
In addition to standard professional photography and video; when properties are not occupied, an agent will set-up a shoot for your home. We can also offer virtual tours and post to our virtual open house page: Virtual Open House.
Home Tours Following Safety Protocol
Agents are able to provide home tours following social distancing measures. Clients may receive in-person home tours providing that clients sign a waiver and follow guidelines for safe home touring.
Contact us if you have interest in viewing a property.
Virtual Open Houses
Potential buyers can view a listing from any device. We allow people to experience listings using unique photo galleries, videos, 3D imaging. These tools are supplemented with top-notch contact management which aid buyers in ask questions and making offers to sellers.
3D and Virtual Reality Tours
Viewers experience depth, design, layout, and travel virtually throughout a home. The experience is very similar to touring a home and this technique is being utilized often to let clients experience a listing without having to travel.
Captivating Digital Listing Brochures
Interesting and captivating; digital listing brochures
are marketed to targeted groups. This effective
marketing tool is easily shared between people
who wish to pass on the information via text or an
Attract Interest to Your Listing Today!
We have the ability to advertise your listing as "Coming Soon". This is classified differently in our MLS, rather than posting under "New Listings". This is a strategy to market your property while avoiding "Days on Market", potentially counting against you as a seller.
Customer Relationship Management
We are going digital with the way we manage client relationships. The ability to respond to inquiries,
build relationships, and pair buyers and sellers is being done faster and more efficiently than ever before.
Our Exclusive Network / Digital Marketing Services
We are creatively and strategically using digital marketing including social media to advertise our current listings in different areas around the nation and world. With the marketing network of our affiliates Luxury Portfolio, LeadingRe and Mayfair International; we are able to provide the best outreach to clientele.
FaceTime, Zoom, Google hangouts, or other online communication platforms get us started on our real estate journey. With these useful platforms, you can meet with your real estate professional from your home at a time that is convenient for you- without any travel.
Writing Offers and Contracts
As a technology-driven company, Village Properties has the ability to create a comparative market analysis, and write and sign all offers for your dream home virtually, managing it all through paperless document and transaction management software.
Buyers are easily facilitated by the ability to wire earnest money funds. This has proven useful during times when financial institutions are operating at reduced capacity.
Real estate transactions are easily negotiated throughout the escrow process for successful closings. Buyer and seller are able to execute documents easily and submit to an agent, making the process seem easier than with paper documentation.
Available industry partners facilitate a closing process that can be tailored for a seamless experience with mobile notary and non-contact closings.
EK&A is constantly adding tools and updating procedures to bring you the most advanced technology for performing transactions. These are a few ways we bring top notch real estate service and continue to strive for the best and most efficient mode of operating. Contact us for an in-depth consultation.