COVID-19 UPDATES

Submit Your Initial Unemployment Claims Form

The federal government’s stimulus package that’s poised to provide aid to the economy and workers during the pandemic also extends unemployment benefits to those traditionally ineligible, including self-employed individuals and independent contractors— categories that many real estate professionals fall under. To those who are eligible, the CARES Act provides benefits of $600 per week through July 31 as well as …

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Unemployment Insurance Guidelines for Realtors®

Many Realtors® have been asking about the recent stimulus package passed by Congress specifically regarding unemployment claims for independent contractors. The unemployment assistance is available to individuals who are unemployed, partially unemployed, or unable to work for the weeks impacted as a result of COVID-19 between January 27- December 31, 2020.  These benefits will be administered by the states, in accordance with …

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Important COVID-19 Information for Real Estate

There are many real estate companies/agents who continue to ask questions about the Governor’s Emergency Executive Order.  NVBR wants to be clear with all members that at this point in time real estate services are not considered essential.  Real estate services failed to get essential business status, which means that Realtors® are to work from home and suspend all in-person …

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What the $2T Stimulus Package Means for Realtors®

Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act Provisions for Realtors® and their customers The U.S. Senate passed a $2 trillion COVID-19 economic relief package on March 25, 2020 with overwhelming bipartisan support. The legislation now goes to the U.S. House, where it is expected to quickly pass. President Trump has said he will sign it into law. The measure includes …

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