COVID-19 UPDATES

Vermont Brokers: Restart Resources for Your Business

May 20, 2020 – The State of Vermont is implementing a phased approach to reopening the economy. On May 19, the Agency of Commerce and Community Development announced new guidance for Realtors® and other professional services. The new guidance allows real estate offices, and other low contact professional services, to resume in-person business operations in settings of ten or fewer …

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ACCD Issues New Guidance for Realtors®

The Agency of Commerce and Community Development (ACCD) has released updated guidance for professional services, yard sales, swimming facilities, and lodging properties. This guidance, developed with the Department of Health and Department of Public Safety, is in accordance with Governor Phil Scott’s Be Smart, Stay Safe initiative and goes into effect immediately. Low contact professional services, including but not limited …

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VAR Member Town Hall Meeting – Watch

The Vermont Association of Realtors® held a virtual Member Town Hall Meeting on May 19. Ted Brady, Deputy Secretary of the Vermont Agency of Commerce and Community Development answered member questions about the state’s phased restart work safe guidance.Click below to watch

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Vermont Downtown and Village Center Tax Credits

Federal and state rehabilitation tax credits help to stimulate private investment, create jobs, restore historic buildings and jump start the revitalization seen in Vermont’s Designated Downtowns and Village Centers. Successful projects range from small bed and breakfasts and rental apartments to multi-million dollar downtown redevelopments. Applications for the next round of Downtown and Village Center tax credits are due July 1, 2020. Learn more …

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