Reason it’s a bad idea (Hint: Theft!): One arrested in connection with thefts from real estate open houses in Kennewick
Only 3% of buyers visited open houses according to the 2018 Home Buyers and Seller Generational Trends Report published by the National Association of Realtor.
About 45% of female REALTORS® and 25% of male REALTORS® have experienced a situation in the past year that made them fear for their personal safety or safety of their personal information
Safety is an on-going concern for real estate professionals whether you are sponsoring an open house or conducting a private showing of a property.
Source: A Sales Tool or a Magnet for Trouble & Common Sense Tips for Safe Open Houses