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Ethics in the Time of COVID-19

Just to be clear, this is NOT a rehash of things you can’t do based on the governor’s stay at home orders. Instead, this is a reminder that – regardless of the complete craziness swirling around us in these complicated times – you can’t forget the basics. Adherence to the Realtor® Code of Ethics is one of the things that …

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NAR Offering FREE and Discounted Online Courses, Tools

NAR Offering FREE and Discounted Online Courses NAR is taking steps to support members through these uncertain times. Through its Right Tools, Right Now initiative, NAR is offering free or discounted services and products to help members during the COVID-19 crisis. Take advantage of these great offerings today! For updates to offerings, visit Right Tools Right Now. Free & Discounted …

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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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