National News Week of April 2, 2021
Senate Passes PPP Extension Act
This bipartisan bill, backed by NAR, extends the deadline to apply for a Paycheck Protection Program loan through May 31 and gives SBA lenders an additional 30 days to process those applications.
Eviction Moratorium Extended
The CDC has extended its nationwide eviction moratorium through June 30. NAR is continuing to advocate to ensure the moratorium doesn’t lead to a spiraling crisis for housing providers and tenants. Share NAR’s updated FAQs with your members.
REALTOR® Ranks Grow
There are more real estate professionals than homes for sale in the nation, reports The Wall Street Journal — a feat that has occurred only once before. And licensees are seeing the value of joining the REALTOR® organization: In January, NAR saw a 4.8% year-over-year increase in membership. Read more.
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Virtual Tech Edge Returns
Register today for the April 27 Virtual Tech Edge to learn how to be a stronger broker in today’s quickly changing digital and tech world. You'll hear from a team of all-star national voices moderated by REALTOR® Bill Lublin, who mentors tech startups and was lead author of NAR’s e-PRO® tech certification.
C5 Summit Registration Opens
The country’s premier commercial real estate event, the C5 Summit, is launching this fall in New York. This is the deal-making destination for commercial members who are ready to buy, sell, develop, or build. Register now to join fellow commercial players Sept. 27-29