Important Information for CTR Members

The following guidance, including guidance on open houses, is still necessary to follow [January 2021] 

CTR.tv Featured Video Update:  COVID Vaccine information for CTR members - As of January 19, 2021

CTR Guidance Documents

Unemployment and Federal Grants/Loan Programs for REALTORS®

  • CT DOL Instructions for Filing for Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA):  http://www.ctdol.state.ct.us/PUA/filePUA.htm
  • Ways to Contact the CT Department of Labor (CT DOL):  If you are unable to get your answers to Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) on the CT DOL site, here are other ways to reach out to them:
    • PUA Online Assistance Center (lockouts, user names, other) - use laptop or desktop 
    • CT DOL Phone Numbers: 860-263-6975, 203-455-2653, 860-263-6974 or 203-455-2650 (from 8-4 Monday through Friday excluding holidays)
    • CT DOL Email Address: dol.webhelp@ct.gov
  • Weekly Claimant Report Problems - note site says each week you need to say yes to continuing to look for work or payments stop
  • Problems with Regular Unemployment - go to Quick Clicks section half way down the page for list of possible problems
  • Answers could also be on these CT DOL links:
  • PPP Loan Forgiveness Guide:  NAR relayed the US Chamber has created a PPP Loan Forgiveness Guide that provides step by step guidance to the loan forgiveness process. You can find it here.
  • PPP and PUA Information: The Connecticut Department of Labor includes a new FAQ about using both PPP and PUA. You can find it on their recently updated PUA Frequently Asked Questions (May 19, 2020 - last question in red).
  • PPP and EIDL Information: VIDEO FROM NAR - How to Secure Your Business Through the CARES Act - 4/23/2020

Rental Issues

We are actively working hard to bring you important information to help conduct real estate business during this unprecedented time. 

Resources from CT REALTORS®

Resources from the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR)

Resources from the State of Connecticut

Resources for Virtual Real Estate

Other Resources

Requests from Housing Organizations and Others

This page was last updated January 20, 2021