T3 Sixty offers brokers free business consultations

The firm is offering a free 30-minute business consultation to brokers looking for advice during the industry-wide slowdown due to the spread of COVID-19.

How to get a loan and save your business during the pandemic

In a bill passed last week, lawmakers provided for some serious financial aid for small businesses such as real estate brokerages.

JPAR lowers April franchise fees, hires new growth exec

The growing real estate franchisor announced a Weichert and Regus vet is joining the company as chief growth officer, showing the company is committed to growth even as the industry slows.

California Realtors group lays out agent aid programs

Agents and brokers can now get loans and payments akin to unemployment insurance thanks to a bill lawmakers passed last week.

Redfin is increasing agents’ fixed pay during market slowdown

Redfin CEO Glenn Kelman will take no salary for the rest of 2020 to help offset some of the cost.

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Cheesecake Factory says no to rent at 294 locations. Socialists rejoice

Thanks to pandemic-related closures, the company said it doesn’t have enough to pay landlords in April. Jokes about a caramel-drizzled revolution ensued.

Major banks agree to mortgage grace period in California

Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Wednesday that Wells Fargo, Citibank, JP Morgan and U.S. Bank would give homeowners a 90-day grace period.

Airbnb-backed startup Lyric sacks staff, shutters locations amid virus

The boutique hotel has fired a majority of its 100-person staff and plans to close 400 units in 10 locations across the country as the pandemic worsens.

Realogy temporarily cuts executive pay amid coronavirus slowdown

Realogy CEO Ryan Schneider is taking a 90 percent pay cut while his direct reports are reducing compensation by 50 percent.