Alerts

FEMA Alert January 15, 2021 FEMA issued a Presidential Major Disaster Declaration for areas in Colorado affected by wildfires that took place September 6 to November 5, 2020. The following counties have been approved for assistance: Public Assistance Grand Larimer Colorado Wildfires (DR-4581)   Additional Resources FEMA’s web site FEMA’s Disaster Declaration Process HUD...

FEMA Alert January 12, 2021 FEMA issued a Presidential Major Disaster Declaration for areas in Connecticut affected by Tropical Storm Isaias on August 4, 2020. The following counties have been approved for assistance: Public Assistance Fairfield Hartford Litchfield Middlesex New Haven New London Tolland Windham   Please be advised of...

FEMA Alert January 11, 2021 FEMA issued an Emergency Declaration for the District of Columbia during the 59th Presidential Inauguration, taking place January 11-24, 2021. FEMA is authorized to provide emergency protective measures (Category B), limited to direct federal assistance, under the Public Assistance program at 100%...

Legislation Update January 7, 2021 Source: New Jersey Legislature (A2877 full bill text) Additional Resource: NJ 101.5 (NJ Looks to Crack Down on Eyesores, Even Ones Owned By Banks) Statement The Assembly Community Development and Affairs Committee reports favorably and with committee amendments Assembly Bill No. 2877. As amended, this bill would require the...

Investor Update January 5, 2021 Source: FHFA Additional Resources: Fannie Mae (Statement on Fannie Mae’s 2021 Duty to Serve Plan from Jeffery R. Hayward, Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer, Fannie Mae) “As our country continues to endure the health and economic hardships resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic, Fannie Mae’s...

Disaster Alert January 1, 2021 Sources: FOX Carolina (Flooding) WMAZ CBS 13 (Tornadoes) Approximate location (according to media outlets) sustaining structural damage: Georgia Tornadoes – Culloden (Monroe County, 31016) – Forsyth (Monroe County, 31029) *Mobile home flipped on Dames Ferry Road – Musella (Crawford County, 31066) South Carolina Flooding *Impacted ZIP Codes only – Greenville (Greenville County, 29607) *Home flooding reported on Lowndes Hill...

FEMA Alert Update December 31, 2020 FEMA issued an update to a Presidential Major Disaster Declaration for areas in Utah affected by an earthquake and aftershocks that took place March 18 to April 17, 2020. The following additional county is eligible for assistance: Public Assistance Salt Lake ...

FEMA Alert December 31, 2020 FEMA issued a Presidential Major Disaster Declaration for areas in Mississippi affected by Hurricane Zeta from October 28-29, 2020. The following counties have been approved for assistance: Individual Assistance George Greene Hancock Harrison Jackson Stone Public Assistance George Greene Hancock Harrison Jackson Perry Stone ...

Disaster Alert December 30, 2020 Source: CNN Approximate location (according to media outlets) sustaining structural damage: Texas – Corsicana (Navarro County, 75109, 75110, 75151) (CNN) – Officials in Navarro County, Texas, said a tornado touched down in the town of Corsicana on Wednesday morning. The Office of Emergency Management posted on its Instagram page...

Investor Update December 28, 2020 Source: VA 1. Background and Purpose. Under Executive Order 13945, Section 2, of August 8, 2020, it is the policy of the United States to minimize, to the greatest extent possible, residential foreclosures and evictions during the ongoing COVID-19 national emergency. The purpose of this Circular...