Business Management

How to Obtain an SBA Loan and Have it Forgiven

How to Obtain an SBA Loan and Have it Forgiven

In recent weeks, Congress has adopted three bills aimed at stabilizing the economy, with more to come. The most notable of these was the $2.2 stimulus package (the CARES Act) that President Trump signed into law on March 27. This law contains a nearly $350 billion federal small business loan protection program called the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) that will provide significant loan forgiveness for small businesses with fewer than 500 employees if employers meet certain criteria.

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Does Business Interruption Insurance Cover COVID-19 Closures?

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Does Business Interruption Insurance Cover COVID-19 Closures?

It is critical that you promptly review your company’s insurance policies, exclusions, and relevant endorsements to evaluate whether your business has coverage in the wake of COVID-19. If appropriate, you should make a claim with your insurance carrier. 

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Power More Profits with NAHB Estimating and Scheduling Online Course

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Power More Profits with NAHB Estimating and Scheduling Online Course

The NAHB online course, Estimating and Scheduling for Profitable Business Operations, will help participants excel at performing two tasks critical to project preparation: estimating costs and creating the schedule to complete the project.

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Key Coronavirus Resources for the Housing Industry on NAHB.org

Key Coronavirus Resources for the Housing Industry on NAHB.org

NAHB continues to provide up-to-date economic forecasts, policy updates, business continuity, jobsite safety and communications resources for both NAHB members and HBA staff to help them navigate this current crisis.

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NAHB Remains Open for Business

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NAHB Remains Open for Business

NAHB staff in our Washington, D.C. offices will begin working remotely today after President Trump declared a national emergency in response to the coronavirus outbreak. The association is fully functioning and operational, and NAHB staff are working and accessible even though the physical offices are closed.

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Small Businesses Hurt by Coronavirus May Be Eligible for Low-Cost Loans

Small Businesses Hurt by Coronavirus May Be Eligible for Low-Cost Loans

Congress passed an $8.3 billion legislative package on March 4 to help combat the coronavirus. The measure includes a provision that enables the Small Business Administration (SBA) to make an estimated $7 billion in low-cost loans to affected small businesses.

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Coronavirus Outbreak: What Businesses Need to Know

Filed in Business Management, Economics by on February 28, 2020 0 Comments
Coronavirus Outbreak: What Businesses Need to Know

NAHB is closely monitoring the spread of COVID-19 (aka Coronavirus Disease 2019) to stay ahead of this rapidly evolving situation and keep members appropriately informed. NAHB will provide additional analysis of how this global health crisis could impact housing as more information becomes available. In the meantime, here is a brief economic analysis as well as resources to help businesses prepare their workplace.

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Make Sure Your Business is Protected with Solid Contracts

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Make Sure Your Business is Protected with Solid Contracts

NAHB online course Construction Contracts & Law on consecutive Tuesdays (March 10, 17 and 24) provides a step-by-step explanation of how contracts sustain positive customer and supplier relations, provide for resolution of disputes, and minimize the risk of litigation.

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NAHB Course Provides Closer Look at Home Builders’ Finances

Filed in Business Management, Education by on February 7, 2020 0 Comments
NAHB Course Provides Closer Look at Home Builders’ Finances

NAHB online course series, Business Accounting and Job Costing: A Road Map to Profitability, is packed with information that will ensure profitability. The course covers financial planning, budgeting, construction business accounting, job cost systems, and financing options.

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5 Ways to Build a Better Business with IBS Communities

5 Ways to Build a Better Business with IBS Communities

Several presentations in the IBS Centrals and Communities aim to help attendees better understand the resources available to them to achieve business success. Whether targeting a specific industry niche or just looking for a crash course in tech tools, here are few highlights to plug into your calendar.

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