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Democrats Scramble to Pass Infrastructure, Build Back Better Bills

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Democrats Scramble to Pass Infrastructure, Build Back Better Bills

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is hoping to pass President Biden’s infrastructure and Build Back Better bills this week but the legislative timeline still remains unclear.

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Bipartisan Senate Infrastructure Bill Good for Housing

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Bipartisan Senate Infrastructure Bill Good for Housing

NAHB supports the $1 trillion bipartisan Senate infrastructure bill pending in Congress and applauds lawmakers for omitting onerous regulatory proposals that would hurt housing affordability.  

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Water and Sewer Exemption Restored in Senate Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill

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Water and Sewer Exemption Restored in Senate Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill

The Senate bipartisan infrastructure bill includes a provision sought by NAHB to restore an exemption for water and sewer contributions in aid of construction.

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Real Estate Industry Unified Against White House Tax Proposals

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Real Estate Industry Unified Against White House Tax Proposals

NAHB, along with the major real estate trade associations representing both the commercial and residential real estate sectors, pushed back in identical joint statements to the House Ways and Means Committee and the Senate Finance Committee on tax increases proposed as part of the Biden administration’s push on infrastructure.

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Biden’s $2 Trillion Infrastructure Plan Proposes More than $200 Billion for Housing, Commercial Buildings

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Biden’s $2 Trillion Infrastructure Plan Proposes More than $200 Billion for Housing, Commercial Buildings

President Biden today unveiled a $2 trillion transportation and infrastructure package that includes more than $200 billion for housing to build, preserve and retrofit more than 2 million homes and commercial buildings.

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NAHB Commends State of the Union Proposal on Infrastructure

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NAHB Commends State of the Union Proposal on Infrastructure

While NAHB supports increased infrastructure spending, First Vice Chairman Greg Ugalde, who attended the event at the U.S. Capitol, also called on policymakers to address mounting housing affordability concerns.

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