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Rental Assistance Funding Approved, Governor Presents Budget Proposal

Legislation creating the framework for distribution of $570 million in rental assistance funding was signed into law. The additional funding for Pennsylvania property owners and renters was provided in the second federal stimulus bill approved by Congress in late December.

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State Bill Outlines Distribution for Federal Rental Assistance

Senate Bill 109 (Pittman, R-Indiana), which names the Department of Human Services as the administering agency to implement and oversee the $570 million allocated to the rental assistance program following the established federal guidelines, passed unanimously in the Senate on Wednesday and moved to the House.

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Coronavirus Relief Bill Provides Funding for Rental Relief and SBA Loans

The federal coronavirus relief bill was signed on Sunday evening, providing nearly $900 billion of support to millions of Americans before year’s end.

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Three Realtors® to Return to Pennsylvania General Assembly

Realtors® Sue Helm (R, 104-Dauphin), Greg Rothman (R, 87-Cumberland) and Todd Polinchock (R, 144-Bucks) all successfully won their reelection campaigns in the 2020 general election.

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