If your house-hunting plans were unexpectedly halted due to the Covid-19 pandemic, we have come up with some top tips for viewing and researching property whilst on the countrywide 21-day lockdown. So, whether you're just starting to search for a home, or if you're already an experienced house-hunter, take advantage of the extra time you have at home to find your perfect property.

Take your home search online

In today's digital-focused world, virtually anything is available at the click of your fingertips. If you haven't already, take your home search online. Our website offers an exceptional user experience as well as all the features that buyers want. Our website is also fully responsive, meaning it works just as well on mobile phones and tablets as it does on a computer. In addition to showcasing all properties we have available for sale and rent; our website is also great resource for the latest industry insights and market news. Our various properties are also listed on South Africa's leading online real estate portals including Property 24 and Private Property. Most listings include images, and often video tours of the, so the listing alone can give you a really good understanding of whether or not the property matches your criteria.

Virtual tours & FaceTime walk-throughs

Adrienne Hersch agents are able to send you video walk-throughs of the home or able to arrange tours via FaceTime or Whatsapp Video Call. While these platforms have been available for a while now, they have become invaluable home viewing tools during the coronavirus pandemic.

Explore the suburb virtually

A large part of the house-hunting process is getting to know your would-be suburbs. You are able to research the suburbs in which you are looking for a home by doing research on the area's amenities, access to major transport routes, as well as what similar homes in the area sold for over the past 12 months.

Author: Industry News

Industry News