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Answering Landlord and Real Estate Investor Questions Regarding Michigan Executive Orders

April 3rd, 2020

Answering Landlord and Real Estate Investor Questions Regarding Michigan Executive Orders Last updated April 2, 2020 @ 4:24 p.m. This post will be updated as more information becomes available. As a reminder, RPOA staff is still available to assist members over the phone during this time. RPOA members please call (616) 454-3385 if you have […]

Governor Whitmer Signs Executive Order Protecting Workers Who Stay Home, Stay Safe When They or Their Close Contacts Are Sick

April 3rd, 2020

Governor Whitmer Signs Executive Order Protecting Workers Who Stay Home, Stay Safe When They or Their Close Contacts Are Sick Today, Governor Gretchen Whitmer signed Executive Order 2020-36, prohibiting all employers from discharging, disciplining, or otherwise retaliating against an employee for staying home from work if they or one of their close contacts tests positive […]

Updates on City of Grand Rapids Rental Housing Enforcement During Virus Lockdown

April 2nd, 2020

Updates on City of Grand Rapids Rental Housing Enforcement During Virus Lockdown This morning at 10:00 a.m., the RPOA was informed that the City of Grand Rapids will continue to enforce outside and interior violations where they pose a health and safety concern. In the answer to what that might include from an exterior point […]

RPOA Coronavirus Update: What You Can & Can’t Do to Manage Your Rental Properties

April 2nd, 2020

RPOA Coronavirus Update: What You Can & Can’t Do to Manage Your Rental Properties Hello, everybody. I hope you’re all safe and healthy and maintaining your sanity in this coronavirus world we now find ourselves in. If you’re a rental property owner or investor, you might have some questions about the State of Michigan’s executive […]

$350 Billion Allocated to Help Small Businesses

March 31st, 2020

$350 Billion Allocated to Help Small Businesses The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act 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. Importantly, these loans may be forgiven if […]