HUD Archive

NAR Leads Coalition to Confirm Pam Patenaude as Dept. HUD Secretary

It’s been four months since the White House announced Pam Patenaude as their selection for Deputy Secretary at the Department of Housing and Urban Development, but with her nomination still pending before the U.S. Senate, a diverse group of...
September 5, 2017

VIDEO: Realtor® Treasurer on Capitol Hill to Support HUD Nominee

When Pam Patenaude’s nomination for deputy secretary at the Department of Housing and Urban Development was announced in late May, Realtors® offered swift support. “Pam’s extensive and strong background in real estate and housing will be an asset, and...

Ben Carson Confirmed as HUD Secretary

By a vote of 58-41, the U.S. Senate confirmed Dr. Ben Carson today as the next Secretary at the Department of Housing and Urban Development. National Association of Realtors® President William E. Brown laid out the challenges that lie ahead,...

NAR Issues Letter of Support for Dr. Ben Carson as HUD Secretary

Change is coming to the Department of Housing and Urban Development, and the National Association of Realtors® is making its voice heard. The U.S. Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs held a hearing this week to consider...

NAR President William E. Brown Congratulates Dr. Ben Carson on HUD Nomination

After weeks of speculation, President-Elect Donald J. Trump this morning announced Dr. Ben Carson as his nominee for  Secretary of Housing and Urban Development. In response to the news, National Association of Realtors® President William E. Brown took the...

NAR Symposium Highlights Consensus: Access to Credit is Paramount for Homeownership

Tight underwriting has made mortgage credit hard to come by, even for the most creditworthy borrowers. But the situation is even tougher for people who come from backgrounds that avoid debt, leading to little or no credit history. Minorities...

HUD Secretary Castro, Realtor.com’s Chief Economist Talk Millennials at GW University

Roughly 150 students, industry leaders and members of the media streamed into George Washington University’s Jack Morton auditorium this week for a virtual (and also real) town hall on millennials and the housing market. Housing and Urban Development Secretary...
October 28, 2015