UPDATED: Coronavirus: SBA CARES Act FAQs

Posted on: April 20th, 2020 by Andrew Clark No Comments

UPDATED: Coronavirus: SBA CARES Act FAQs

NAR has been working closely with Congress and the Administration to ensure the interests of REALTORS® and their clients are protected in any federal action in response to COVID-19. Many REALTORS® are small businesses, or work with them as clients. In the most recent relief package passed into law, the “Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act” or CARES Act, there were significant provisions aimed at assisting small businesses during this difficult time. The CARES Act appropriates more than $360 billion total for new Small Business Administration (SBA) programs – the 7(a) Paycheck Protection Program loans and the Economic Injury Disaster Loans (EIDL) advance grants program.

CLICK HERE to access a number of Q&As to address frequent questions about what these programs are, who is eligible and how to apply.