National Rental Home Council Congratulates HUD Nominee Dr. Carson

Washington, DC (December 8, 2016) – National Rental Home Council Executive Director Diane Tomb issued the following statement on the selection of Dr. Ben Carson as the next Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD):

“The National Rental Home Council (NRHC) congratulates Dr. Carson on his nomination as HUD Secretary. Dr. Carson is a talented nominee whose dedication to improving our country will play an important role in addressing our country’s housing needs.

As the organization representing the professionally managed single-family rental home industry, we recognize that high-quality rental homes represent an important housing option for many Americans. We look forward to collaborating with Dr. Carson to ensure that HUD’s approach is informed by a recognition of America’s growing demand for rental housing.”

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The National Rental Home Council (NRHC) is a non-partisan organization dedicated to advocating on behalf of the 16 million home single-family rental industry on legislative, regulatory and capital market matters.

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