Housing as a Job Creator – Congressional Testimony


Today NAHB economist Robert Dietz testified before the Economic Policy Subcommittee of the Senate Banking Committee on housing issues and the economics of home building as a job creator.

The testimony summarized a number of issues we have covered on Eye on Housing in 2014.  These include:

The subcommittee also asked for policy recommendations. NAHB endorsed passing comprehensive housing finance legislation and enactment of a tax extenders bill, that would extend the 9% credit rate floor for the LIHTC and the 25C and 45L energy efficiency tax credits.


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