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Resources for Renters, Landlords as CDC Eviction Moratorium Expires

Filed in Disaster Response, Membership, Multifamily by on July 23, 2021 0 Comments
Resources for Renters, Landlords as CDC Eviction Moratorium Expires

The upcoming expiration of the eviction moratorium order mandated by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is putting a renewed emphasis on the resources available to ensure those impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic are able to remain in their homes.

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Supreme Court Allows CDC’s Eviction Moratorium to Continue Until July 31

Filed in Disaster Response, Legal, Multifamily by on June 30, 2021 0 Comments
Supreme Court Allows CDC’s Eviction Moratorium to Continue Until July 31

In a 5-4 decision, the U.S. Supreme Court allowed the eviction moratorium issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) that is set to expire on July 31 to remain in place.

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Help Residents Access Rental Assistance

Filed in Disaster Response, Multifamily by on June 24, 2021 0 Comments
Help Residents Access Rental Assistance

Landlords can help connect tenants with necessary funding to help ensure that their payments are current, especially ahead of eviction moratoria expirations.

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NAHB Applauds Exclusion of Construction from OSHA’s COVID-19 Emergency Temporary Standard

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NAHB Applauds Exclusion of Construction from OSHA’s COVID-19 Emergency Temporary Standard

OSHA issued an emergency temporary standard with requirements for employers to protect workers from COVID-19. The new standard does not apply to construction.

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Judge Affirms NAHB Members Exempt from CDC Eviction Moratorium; Other Landlords Are Not

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Judge Affirms NAHB Members Exempt from CDC Eviction Moratorium; Other Landlords Are Not

A federal judge has reaffirmed that members of NAHB are exempt from the nationwide eviction moratorium imposed by the Centers for Disease and Control Prevention (CDC), but ruled that the exemption only applied to the plaintiffs in the case (including NAHB members) and not to all landlords nationwide.

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FHFA Extends COVID-19 Multifamily Forbearance Through Sept. 30, 2021

FHFA Extends COVID-19 Multifamily Forbearance Through Sept. 30, 2021

The Federal Housing Finance Agency announced today that Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac will continue to offer COVID-19 forbearance to qualifying multifamily property owners through Sept. 30, 2021, subject to the continued tenant protections FHFA has imposed during the pandemic. The programs were set to expire June 30.

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What Home Builders Need to Know About Vaccinations and Returning to Work

Filed in Disaster Response, Safety by on May 27, 2021 1 Comment
What Home Builders Need to Know About Vaccinations and Returning to Work

Getting COVID vaccinations to the entire world’s population is one of the largest projects in human history. With such a momentous undertaking, there is uncertainty as new guidance is issued.

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Get Ready for the Upcoming Season During Hurricane Preparedness Week

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Get Ready for the Upcoming Season During Hurricane Preparedness Week

During Hurricane Preparedness Week, businesses are encouraged to identify their hurricane risks, develop or update response plans, and gather needed supplies.

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Alabama Association of Realtors Successfully Challenges the Federal Eviction Moratorium

Alabama Association of Realtors Successfully Challenges the Federal Eviction Moratorium

Yesterday, yet another court held that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) exceeded its authority by issuing a nationwide eviction moratorium in September 2020 and extending it until June 30, 2021.

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CDC Hosting Free Webinar on COVID-19 Vaccines Tomorrow for NAHB Members

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CDC Hosting Free Webinar on COVID-19 Vaccines Tomorrow for NAHB Members

The CDC is hosting a free webinar for NAHB members on Wednesday, April 21 at 2 p.m. ET, to address the importance of the COVID-19 vaccines in the construction industry.

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