An open house can be a great sales tool, but it also exposes you to numerous unfamiliar people for the first time. As part of our series for Realtor® Safety Month we've put together an infographic including tips on staying safe during an Open House. Stay safe by practicing the following guidelines.

Benchmark Open House Safety Infographic 2

Agent Safety Tips for Open Houses

1

Always try to have at least one other person working with you. 

2

Check your cell phone's strength and signal prior to starting the open house. 

3

Upon entering a house for the first time, check all rooms and determine several escape routes. 

4

Make sure if you escape through the back door that you can escape the back yard.

5

Always walk behind a client. Keep yourself bewteen the client and the escape route.

6

Have all visitors sign in. 

7

Communicate often with someone to "check in". 

8

Check all the rooms after the open house. Never assume everyone has left the premises. 

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