July 30, 2020

Graphics: Impact of COVID-19 on Real Estate Showings



The initial drop in showing activity experienced throughout much of the country in the early weeks of the COVID-19 pandemic has given way to modest signs of stabilization.

With real estate reopen in Pennsylvania, the Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS® is seeing the local housing market rebounding rather quickly. For a market that was low on inventory prior to the pandemic, there was already repressed demand. After Governor Tom Wolf reopened real estate, that repressed demand meant a wave of showings. Members of the association reported their experience as that of a dam breaking.

Click the button below to view graphics that show how real estate showings have been affected in North America, Pennsylvania and the Greater Lehigh Valley.