MBA Statement on the Passage of the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021
|Rob Van Raaphorst|
WASHINGTON, D.C. (March 10, 2021) - Statement by MBA President and CEO Robert D. Broeksmit, CMB, on the passage of the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021:
"MBA commends the passage of the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021, by both the Senate and House, which will deliver essential relief to millions of individuals and families affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Specifically, we appreciate the bill's provisions that provide additional assistance to tenants, homeowners, and businesses - particularly those in the retail and hospitality sectors. We look forward to continuing to work with Congress, policymakers, and other stakeholders on ways to help consumers and strengthen the overall housing and rental markets. MBA now calls on President Biden to quickly sign this bill into law."