National Rental Home Council Statement on Testimony of Dr. Ben Carson

National Rental Home Council (NRHC) Executive Director Diane Tomb issued the following statement following Dr. Ben Carson’s testimony at his confirmation hearing to be the next Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD):

“The National Rental Home Council shares Dr. Carson’s goals to improve housing security for all Americans and build stronger, more inclusive neighborhoods. We recognize the important role that rental housing can play in helping to advance these priorities, which is why our members are committed to providing many Americans with a quality, affordable housing option and an excellent resident experience. We look forward to collaborating with Dr. Carson to ensure America’s housing market remains vibrant and continues to serve the full spectrum of America’s housing needs.”

About the National Rental Home Council

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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