NEW YORK - JANUARY 25:  Donald Trump speaks to the crowd at the launch of Kelly Perdew's new book, "Take Command" on January 25, 2006 in New York City.  (Photo by Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images)
Andrew H. Walker NEW YORK - JANUARY 25: Donald Trump speaks to the crowd at the launch of Kelly Perdew's new book, "Take Command" on January 25, 2006 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images)

This week the National Association of Home Builders CEO Jerry Howard and Chief Lobbyist Jim Tobin met with presidential candidate Donald Trump and his top advisers to discussion housing issues. One of the main points of discussion was the regulatory burdens that are faced by the industry and the need to access capital for builders and home buyers.

NAHB left Trump with policy papers concerning home builders and buyers along with an invitation to the NAHB Board of Directors Midyear Meeting in August.

Following the meeting, NAHB posted to their website with a statement from Howard:

“We hope this is the first of many opportunities we will have to meet with the presidential nominees to discuss the vital role that housing plays to maintain a thriving national economy.”

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