WASHINGTON (October 1, 2021) – National Association of Realtors® President Charlie Oppler issued the following statement Friday regarding the confirmation of Rohit Chopra as director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau:
"NAR congratulates Rohit Chopra for his confirmation to lead the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and looks forward to partnering with him on many shared causes. We stand ready to assist on a range of policies to strengthen America's economy, including student debt, a market-wide QM rule, and post-forbearance options and protections for homeowners. A strong housing market is critical for the NAR's 1.5 million members and the many millions of consumers they serve."
The National Association of Realtors® is America's largest trade association, representing more than 1.5 million members involved in all aspects of the residential and commercial real estate industries.
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