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Praful Thakkar
LAER Realty Partners - Andover, MA
Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale

I think I had shown a home to about 10 people together.

Feb 19, 2018 08:47 PM
Ajay Pandya
e-Merge Real Estate Unlimited - Columbus, OH
Realtor Ajay Pandya

I do not recollect. Was it 12?

Feb 16, 2018 11:16 PM
William Feela
Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.

I was showing a large home to a couple.  They pulled up with 4 vans full of people...39 in total thinking they were all going to run through the house.  I told then 6 was max. at any showing.  They had both parents and uncles aunts and kids...not pets.  I often wonder what the neighbors thought!

Feb 23, 2015 12:57 AM
Dipti Thakkar
LAER Realty Partners - Andover, MA
On a team with Praful Thakkar

About 10.

Jul 02, 2018 10:33 PM
Debbie Laity
Cedaredge Land Company - Cedaredge, CO
Your Real Estate Resource for Delta County, CO

I think 8 was about max. The couple brought their uncle, aunt, mom and dad and there were a few kids. 

Feb 23, 2015 11:59 AM
Larry Johnston
Broker, Friends & Neighbors Real Estate and Elkhart County Subdivisions, LLC - Elkhart, IN
Broker,Friends & Neighbors Real Estate, Elkhart,IN

I had the husband and wife with 3 kids, mother, father and someone else.  That would be 8.

Feb 23, 2015 11:40 AM
Russ Ravary ~ Metro Detroit Realtor call (248) 310-6239
Real Estate One - Commerce, MI
Michigan homes for sale ~

I think I have had 5 or 6.  My worst was a home inspection when there must have been 12 people that showed up.  I knew nothing about it

Feb 23, 2015 09:12 AM
Debbie Reynolds, C21 Platinum Properties
Platinum Properties- (931)771-9070 - Clarksville, TN
The Dedicated Clarksville TN Realtor-(931)320-6730

I can't recall denying entry. I have had sisters, in-laws, friends, work associates show up unannounced and had to do traffic control taking smaller groups through at a time while some waited in their cars or in the driveway. The client would have to go through each time with them. It doesn't really bother me as long as the group is small and stays together.

Feb 23, 2015 07:41 AM
Jeanne Gregory
RE/MAX Southwest - Sugar Land, TX
The most important home I sell is YOURS!

Probably 6 or 7.  If everyone in the family needs to see it, I'd rather they do it BEFORE we write the offer. 

Feb 23, 2015 06:45 AM
Gabe Sanders
Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales - Stuart, FL
Stuart Florida Real Estate

If the home is occupied and with personal possessions, I typically won't let more than 2 at a time.

Feb 23, 2015 05:42 AM
Matthew Sturkie, CRS, GRI 909-969-3805
Action Realty - Apple Valley, CA
CRS, GRI 909-969-3805

Years ago I used to take groups of investors out to look at homes. I would usually limit the groups to around 20 but sometimes more would show up. I have probably had 25 or 26 people with me multiple times. The hardest part was keeping everyone together in the group as we drove around town caravan style. Sometimes people would get lost. This was before smart phones and GPS.   

Feb 23, 2015 05:04 AM
Ron Marshall
Marshall Enterprises - Saint Michael, MN
Birdhouse Builder Extraordinaire

Chief Cook has had six....the kids and the two sets of parents.  She draws the line when it comes to having little ones around when there are that many people.

Feb 23, 2015 04:50 AM
Jeff Dowler, CRS
eXp Realty of California, Inc. - Carlsbad, CA
The Southern California Relocation Dude

The most I have ever had was 6 - parents, grandparents and 2 kids. And I knew they were all coming! Like Michael Jacobs   I would handle a busload as William Feela did

Feb 23, 2015 03:15 AM
Annette Lawrence , Palm Harbor, FL 727-420-4041
ReMax Realtec Group - Palm Harbor, FL
Making FLORIDA Real Estate EZ

Like William Feela , I've watched the extended family and the unrelated 'Uncle Joe' the self-proclaimed housing expert, arrive like an invading army.

Who is buying the house I ask?
From whom is the money coming I ask?
These and these only can come in.

This is a business, not a hobby. You'll need to go to Zillow for your entertainment needs.

Feb 23, 2015 01:49 AM
Michael Jacobs
Pasadena, CA
Pasadena And Southern California 818.516.4393

Hi Vern -- interesting question.   For individual showings, I've never had an issue with large numbers.   If I was faced with the scenario described by William Feela --- I would handle it in the same way he did  -- yikes -- 39!


Feb 23, 2015 01:03 AM
Cindy Davis
SD Home Source Realty - San Diego, CA

I guess that would be open houses - where I once had 10-12 people in the house at once.

Feb 23, 2015 12:29 AM