Category: COVID-19 Federal Funding Programs Updates

CDC Eviction Moratorium: As a Landlord What Does This Mean For You?

It goes without saying that we are currently experiencing a global pandemic. This historic threat to public health is unprecedented and as such governments are implementing rare actions including extending a moratorium on evictions. The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) has extended a temporary moratorium on evictions through December 31, 2020. [..]

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Governor Ron DeSantis announced that Florida is to receive $250 Million for Affordable Housing Coronavirus relief.

Florida is to receive $250 million of funding from the federal CARES act, aimed at providing relief for renters and mortgage holders across Florida that have been impacted by COVID-19 $120 million is allocated to provide for short term rental assistance for families residing in affordable housing that have been affected by COVID-19 A separate [..]

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“PPP” Loan Forgiveness, What if the employee won’t accept my rehire offer?

Rehiring Employees Under the SBA “PPP”Program May 13, 2020   As businesses are beginning to receive funding from the Small Business Administration (the “SBA”) as part of the Paycheck Protection Program (the “PPP”), they are faced with decisions on whether to rehire employees that they previously had to lay off due to the economic impacts [..]

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Families First Coronavirus Response Act

A second coronavirus emergency aid package was signed into law, named the Families First Coronavirus Response Act. This act responds to the growing health and economic crises with provisions for paid sick leave, free testing and expanded unemployment benefits. This legislation allocates roughly $8 billion for coronavirus prevention, preparation and response efforts. Here’s a breakdown [..]

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Economic Injury Disaster Loans (EIDL) EMERGENCY GRANT through the Small Business Administration (SBA)

Overview – The (EIDL) Economic Injury Disaster Loan Grant Offers up to a $10,000 grant to businesses as an operating advance through the SBA. The SBA is now offering this grant as part of their new EIDL loan application process. There are a lot of misconceptions swirling around the Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL). Rodriguez [..]

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The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act  – (CARES) Act has allocated $350 billion to help small businesses keep workers employed amid the pandemic and economic downturn. Known as the Paycheck Protection Program, the initiative provides 100% federally guaranteed loans to small businesses who maintain their payroll during this emergency. Loans can be [..]

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SBA Disaster Assistance – For Florida Small Businesses Impacted by Coronavirus

SBA Disaster Assistance Available for Florida Small Businesses Impacted by Coronavirus Today, the U.S. Small Business Administration announced that small businesses located in the State of Florida adversely impacted by COVID-19 can now apply for disaster loans. For small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture and most private nonprofit organizations, the SBA [..]

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