COVID-19 UPDATES

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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ACCD Stay Home Stay Safe FAQs for Businesses

Governor Scott’s March 24, 2020 Addendum 6 to Executive Order 01-20 requires businesses and non-profits that are not critical to the public health and safety, as well as economic and national security, to suspend in-person business operations effective March 25th at 5 p.m. Any business able to continue operations without in-person business operations may be able to continue operating in …

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VAR Asks Scott Administration to Include Real Estate Services as Essential

On Tuesday, March 24, 2020 Vermont Governor Phil Scott ordered all non-essential businesses to close their physical workplaces and facilities until at least April 15, 2020. Prior to his announcement, VAR President Stephanie Corey sent a letter to the Governor asking for real estate services be considered essential services and added to the list. Read the letter here. This request was not included in …

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