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Covid-19 Message
Posted by Kinlin Grover | Sunday, October 4, 2020

UPDATED 10/4/20: Please review the previous updates below. As of 10/02/20, the states on the lower-risk state list are: Connecticut, District of Columbia, Maine, New Hampshire, New York and Vermont. If you are not from one of the lower risk states, you must follow the Commonwealth's rules regarding travel to Massachusetts on the COVID-19 Travel Order website.

Travelers from all other states will be required to complete a travel form and quarantine for 14 days unless they have proof of a negative COVID-19 test administered no more than 72-hours prior to arrival. If you have not received your COVID-19 results prior to arrival, you must quarantine until you receive a negative test result. All individuals over the age of 18 and unaccompanied minors, who are not coming from low-risk states, must complete the form. You may obtain a test at your own expense after you arrive in Massachusetts, but you must quarantine until you receive a negative result. 

According to the Commonwealth of Massachusetts website, failure to comply may result in a fine of $500 per day. 

Complete information is available on the Commonwealth of Massachusetts website here.


► UPDATED 9/24/20: As of 9/16/20, the states on the lower-risk state list are: Colorado, Connecticut, Maine, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Oregon, Vermont, Washington. If you are not from one of the lower risk states, you must follow the Commonwealth's rules regarding travel to Massachusetts on the COVID-19 Travel Order website.

► UPDATE 9/6/20: The Commonweatlh of Massachusetts has updated the list of lower-risk states. As of 9/5/20, the lower-risk state list includes: Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Vermont, Washington, West Virginia and Wyoming. According to the Commonwealth's official website, data is taken from If you are traveling from a state not on the lower-risk list, you must follow the travel order as outlined below. Before making travel plans or traveling to Massachusetts, please be sure to visit the Commonwealth's official COVID-19 Travel Order site for the most up-to-date information.

► UPDATE 8/5/20: Effective Friday, August 7, 2020, Rhode Island is no longer on the low-risk state list. Visitors from Rhode Island must now follow the rules as outlined by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts on July 24, 2020 regarding quarantining and testing. Please see below.  

► UPDATE 7/24/20: Governor Charlie Baker has issued a new travel order.  The new travel order takes effect on Saturday, August 1, 2020. As with the current travel order, travelers from low-risk states (Connecticut, Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Rhode Island, New York, New Jersey and Hawaii) are exempt.   

► UPDATE 6/6/20: On Saturday, June 6, Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker announced the end of Phase 1 of the Commonwealth's COVID-19 reopening plan. During Phase 2, which begins on Monday, June 8, the ban on short-term rentals will be lifted. As of June 8, lodging, including short-term rentals, will once again be permitted

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We are currently accepting inquiries and reservations for all of our properties.

In an effort to maintain the health and safety of guests, homeowners and rental agents, protocols--both mandated and suggested--have been put in place. 

Changes have been made to check-in/out procedures and above all, cleaning. Cleaners will adhere to a CDC recommended protocol which includes disinfecting all major surfaces and high-touch areas including light switches, door and cabinet knobs and handles, remote controls, railings, chair arms, toilets, faucets and such. Cleaners will be required to wear gloves and masks.

If you have any questions for our Rental Team, please send an email to or call 1-800-338-1851.

For additional information about vacationing on Cape Cod this summer, see the Cape Cod & Islands Association of Realtors website,, which has guidance for visitors.

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