05/23/2013 06:00 pm ET

Immigration Reform Will Help U.S. Housing Recovery, Says NAHREP

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If the Senate passes immigration reform, it will add three million new homeowners, who were once undocumented immigrants, to the U.S. real estate market and lead to a housing recovery, according to Hispanic Real Estate Leaders.

As the Senate readies for an expected epic debate over a far-reaching reform bill, the National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals (NAHREP) has released a report that supports a path to legalization for 11 million people now undocumented, perhaps the most contentious part of the bill.

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