It is not lost on me that this may seem an odd time to launch a new online portal. These are strange days indeed in the middle of a global health crisis and with the vast majority of us are hunkered down doing our part to stave off the threat of the Coronavirus my heart goes out to everybody who has been directly and indirectly impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. While I want to assure everyone that it is definitely NOT business as usual, people still need to buy and sell real estate for any number of reasons.
We are all adapting day by day as we endeavour to find our footing and we are evolving, cautiously and finding our way forward. While for obvious reasons the volume of transactions is down during this typically very busy time of year, properties are still being sold. As an industry we have adapted and developed policies and protocols to encourage a far greater online virtual sales process to manage trading in a way that protects the health and safety of our clients, colleagues, communities and neighbours. As the industry leader Sotheby’s Canada has been at the forefront of this transition of how we practice real estate and I am a proud ambassador of the Sotheby’s brand. Right now, it is more important than ever to have access to reliable information to make informed decisions in all aspects of our lives. That is one of the driving factors for why I’m relaunching RonReaman.com