Day: March 17, 2020

What Will Happen to Open Houses

Dear Redfin Customers,

To protect the health of our customers, agents and communities, we’re canceling open houses for all homes listed by Redfin’s brokerage, and limiting private in-person tours of all listings to two customers per tour. We’re still serving thousands of buyers and sellers each day, but with new rules and new technologies.

We’ve Spent a Decade Preparing for This Day 

No brokerage has invested more in preparations for virtual open houses, virtual tours, virtual contracts and closings. The coronavirus has just made the future we’ve been preparing for come sooner.

Three-Dimensional Scans on All Homes Listed by Redfin.com

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Futuristic geodesic dome is Bruny Island’s most unique home

29 Youngs Road, Apollo Bay. Picture: SUPPLIED

KEEN property hunters — with excellent memories — might remember when Tasmanian artistic couple John and Penny Smith’s space-aged geodesic dome home at Mount Nelson hit the market.

With its curved shape, sustainability-focused design and impeccable retro chic, it is a property that’s hard to forget.

For those who love the idea of a dome, but have also been eyeing Bruny Island properties — for a full-time dwelling, weekender or short-term accommodation — this property at Apollo Bay might tick every box.

One of a kind on the island.

Check out the windows.

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