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COVID-19 Resources

We’re all in this together and we’re here to help.

The Lake County Association of Realtors is open for VIRTUAL SERIVCE during the COVID-19 crisis. You can reach us at 707-263-9300, or by email at Kimh@lcaor.comFor listing or membership questions contact Jill Walker at jillw@lcaor.com.

The new Public Health Order issued on Thursday, April 23rd eases restrictions placed on real estate.  Below is the part of the order that refers to real estate:

B. Businesses:
1) Real estate:
  • Virtual showings and dealings need to be the first line approach to real estate viewing and transactions.
In order to limit possible exposure:
  • No more than two visitors at a time representing the buyer and one individual showing the unit are allowed.
  • The current residents of the unit should not be present.
  • Cloth facial coverings must be used, and proper hand-washing and disinfection practices must be performed for in person showings.

Read the Full Order Here

For clarification, forms and tips see:

SHOWING INFORMATION IN LAKE COUNTY 

Virtual Showing Tips from Mabél Guzmán, NAR's 2020 VP of Assoc. Affairs

    • BPPP (Best Practices and Prevention Plan)
    • C.A.R. Document PRE (Posted Rules for Entry) – these Posted Rules for Entry or a link to them should be part of online public and MLS listings. This shall be made available by the listing agent, if any.
    • PEAD Forms (Property Entry Advisory Declaration) – located in the zipForm™ library
      • PEAD-V (Buyer’s side)
      • PEAD-S (Seller’s side)
      • PEAD-LR (Lease rentals)
    • RLA-CAA (Listing Agreement Coronavirus Addendum or Amendment) – located in the zipForm™ library

Brokerage Offices Reopening

  • COVID FINANCIAL HELP INFORMATION: Many of us have experienced or anticipate a loss of income due to the worldwide pandemic. If you are worried about making your payments now or in the near future, NOW is the time for you to CONTACT your service providers! There is Coronavirus Mortgage, Rental, Credit Card, Auto, and Personal Loan Relief but you have to ask for it!