Level 2 does not allow real estate agents to operate “open homes”, in their traditional sense.

We must gather a little more information prior to welcoming you onsite, and ensure we can effectively contact trace every person that our business comes in contact with, in the unlikely event that this should become necessary.

We are please also asking that you make full use of online photographs, virtual reality tours, and videos to ensure this property is of very serious interest to you.

You are then encouraged to submit your tenancy application prior to viewing-time: Apply here

This will allow we can work with you, in advance, to ensure this property is absolutely suitable to your needs, and the minimum of time will be required when speaking, in person. This is a very strong recommendation to reduce the risk of COVID-19 transmission at work — we all have a part to play in keeping each other safe.

The key public health requirements stay the same at Alert Level 2. Businesses should maintain hygiene measures, including physical distancing, hand washing and regularly cleaning surfaces.

Upon arrival, please remain on footpath at front of the property, and our property manager will wave to welcome you.

Physical distancing of 2 metres shall always be maintained.

Covid-19 information and hygiene notices will be displayed at entry to property. Please take special note. Particularly, to remember that the best defence against Covid-19 is basic hygiene measures like thorough hand washing with soap and water and sneezing and coughing into your elbow.

Hand sanitiser shall be available for use by all attendees prior to entering and, upon exiting property.

Shoes must please be removed prior to entry.

Every effort is being made to ensure your time at the property is essentially, ‘contactless’ and surfaces, doors, cupboards must not be touched. If you require assistance in this regard, please alert member of our Team.

Following each viewing, we will sanitise any areas attendees may have accidentally touched. For this purpose, we shall use a product that is anti-viral and follow instructions.

Goodwins’ viewing times shall be physically managed to ensure that there is minimal contact between attendees. This will include requirement that only one group physically be inside the home, at any given time. Your patience will be appreciated in this regard.

In closing, we please ask you take special note:

  1. Those feeling unwell, who are self-isolating, or, have been in contact with a confirmed case of Covid-19 during the past 14 days are please not to attend a physical inspection.
  2. By attending our appointment, you will be making a statement in declaration that you are feeling well, and, have had no contact with a confirmed case of Covid-19, or, any other reason to self-isolate during the past 14 days.
  3. We will retain attendance registers in case, and for the sole reason that they are requested by Worksafe or the Ministry of Health.
  4. Should you become unwell within 14 days of attending our viewing, please contact Goodwins via our CEO, Catherine Goodwin on 021 437 710 or, by e-mail catherine@goodwins.co.nz

Should you require any further detail, or, assistance at this time, and/or have any questions, or, concerns in relation to this e-mail, please do not hesitate to speak with myself by return e-mail or on my mobile telephone number; our CEO, Catherine Goodwin catherine@goodwins.co.nz; or, our General Manager, Vicki Carrington vicki@goodwins.co.nz.

Important Information – Covid-19

The health and well-being of our team, landlord-clients and tenants, prospect-clients and tenants, and our wider community is of the utmost importance to Goodwins.