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Will the Rollback of Dodd-Frank Help the Real Estate Sector?

Ricky Cove
Will the Rollback of Dodd-Frank Help the Real Estate Sector?

In a continued effort to deregulate the economy, President Donald Trump signed the Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act on March 24. This new act provides some tweaks to the Dodd-Frank Act, which was enacted in 2010 in response to the 2008 financial crisis. The new legislation is skewed toward helping community banks, which would benefit from the reduced capital requirements and regulatory costs.