COVID-19

COVID-19 Info

Up to Date COVID-19 Information for the Commercial Real Estate Industry

We'll be keeping this page updated with the most up-to-date information and resources available in regards to the COVID-19 outbreak. 
COVID-19 Webinar- Wednesday april 8th 10:30am - 11:30am 
  •  CLICK HERE to register. Registration is required. 
COFFEE & CONNECT- Every Friday from 9:30am - 10:00am through April 30th 
  •  CLICK HERE to register for our April 10th Meeting. Registration is required. 
30 Days of Social Distancing resources 

DAY 1: CARES ACT- BOMA BREAKDOWN 

DAY 2: COVID-19 FINANCIAL RESOURCES

DAY 3: BOMA is advocating for you! BOMA International took your requests about essential personnel and asked the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) to clarify the following on their Federal Guidelines list of Essential Personnel. On-site property managers, building engineers, security staff, fire safety directors, janitorial personnel, various technicians (i.e mechanical, HVAC, plumbers, electricians, elevator).

DAY: 4: WEEKENDS & SOCIAL DISTANCING 

DAY 5: 2020 CENSUS- MAKE YOUR TIME COUNT

DAY 6: DIY NO-SEW MASK TUTORIAL 

DAY 7: STATE OF PA BUILDING SAFETY MEASURES 

DAY 8: FACILITY CLOSURE CONSIDERATIONS 

GOVERNOR WOLF ISSUES A STAY AT HOME ORDER

  • As for 4/1/2020 the order is now issued for the entire State of Pennsylvania.
  • Enforcement began March 23rd at 8:00 PM and is effective through April 6th.
  • CLICK HERE for a copy of the order
  • CLICK HERE for guidance provided by the Governor's Office
GOVERNOR WOLF ORDERS ALL NON-LIFE-SUSTAINING BUSINESS TO CLOSE
  • Enforcement began March 23rd at 8:00 AM
  • CLICK HERE for a copy of the order
  • CLICK HERE for a list of busineses deemed essesntiual or non-essential by the Governor's Office
  • Email State Resource Account if you're note sure if your business should close: ra-dcedcs@pa.gov OR Apply for exemption if you feel your business is life sustaining and wasn't included on the list: ra-dcexemption@pa.gov
  • CLICK HERE for more info on enforcement and other details

 

CDC Commercial Space Cleaning Guidelines
  • It is recommended to close off areas used by the ill persons and wait as long as practical before beginning cleaning and disinfection to minimize potential for exposure to respiratory droplets. Open outside doors and windows to increase air circulation in the area. If possible, wait up to 24 hours before beginning cleaning and disinfection.
  • CLICK HERE for full CDC Guidelines
  • CLICK HERE for CDC FAQs

 

Emergency Loan Programs
  • The US Small Business Administration (SBA) is issuing Economic Injury Distaster Loans to small business owners who've experienced significant financial loss due to Caronavirus. All US States and Territories (including PA) are eligable. For more information CLICK HERE, or to apply CLICK HERE.
  • The Urban Development Authority (URA) is issuing a small number of small business loans. CLICK HERE for more information.

 

Webinars
  • BOMA Georgia's Working Remotely Webinars - Free for Members. CLICK HERE to learn more and register.
  • Recorded Webinar from BOMA Georgia on 3/12/2020 - CLICK HERE to watch.
  • Recorded Webinar from BOMA Seattle on 3/17/2020 - CLICK HERE to watch.

 

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