National Rental Home Council Statement Following Senate Banking Committee Hearing on Nomination of Mark Calabria to Lead Federal Housing Finance Agency

WASHINGTON, D.C. (February 14, 2019) — Following the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs hearing regarding the nomination of Dr. Mark A. Calabria to be Director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency, National Rental Home Council (NRHC) Executive Director Diane Tomb issued the following statement:

“Dr. Calabria’s deep experience in housing policy and commitment to public service make him a distinctly qualified nominee to head the FHFA. The National Rental Home Council looks forward to working with Dr. Calabria to ensure that our housing system provides stability and liquidity for all Americans, whether they choose to rent or own a home.

“We strongly urge the Senate Banking Committee to advance his nomination and look forward to working with him to expand access to quality rental homes nationwide and build a housing market that works for all Americans, to the benefit of communities across the country.”

About the National Rental Home Council

The National Rental Home Council (NRHC) is the trade association dedicated to advocating on behalf of the 16 million home single-family rental industry and its residents. The NRHC supports efforts to strengthen neighborhoods by filling an important need in today’s growing rental housing market.

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