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Missouri Department of Labor Opens Unemployment Assistance for Independent Contractors

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Today, the Missouri Department of Labor and Industry Relations (DOLIR) began accepting unemployment assistance applications from independent contractors who are Missouri residents. Thanks in part to strong lobbying efforts by the National Association of REALTORS®, the CARES Act, approved by Congress in late March, extended unemployment benefits to independent contractors by creating the new federally […]

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NAR Provides Two Months of TeleHealth Access to Members

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In response to the current health crisis, NAR is funding two months of access to Members TeleHealth at no cost to members, via the Right Tools, Right Now program, for any members whose health insurance doesn’t already provide a telehealth solution. Members TeleHealth provides access to a network of more than 2,300 board-certified physicians, who […]

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Potential Fair Housing Issues to Keep in Mind During the COVID-19 Pandemic

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When an infectious disease, such as Coronavirus, is associated with a specific population or nationality, fear and anxiety may lead to social stigma and potential discrimination. REALTORS® must be mindful of their obligations under the Fair Housing Act and be sure not to discriminate against any particular segment of the population. Below are a few […]

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NAR Passes MLS Proposal to Strengthen Cooperation

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The National Association of REALTORS®’ Board of Directors approved MLS Statement 8.0, also known as the Clear Cooperation policy, at its meeting Monday. The policy requires listing brokers who are participants in a multiple listing service to submit their listing to the MLS within one business day of marketing the property to the public. NAR’s […]

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KCRAR Launches Healthy Lifestyle Initiative

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For REALTORS® on the go, it can be too expensive or too difficult to find the time to exercise and enjoy all the recreational activities available in the Kansas City region. KCRAR has launched a new healthy lifestyle initiative in partnership with GreatLife Golf and Fitness to provide members a convenient and affordable solution to […]

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