As buyers in the race to beat the deadline for the first-time homebuyer tax credit near the finish line, we know many of our readers are ramping their first-time home buyers efforts. We want to hear from you what's working in your market or what suggestions you have for other mortgage professionals looking to target the first time home buyer now and in the future. For our March 2010 edition of National Mortgage Professional Magazine, we are seeking bylined articles from our readership covering the topic of "Embracing the First-Time Homebuyer." Our editorial guidelines for his feature as as follows: ► Article should be 1,200-1,500 words in length. ► Bio on author, along with a color headshot should be included. ► Article should not be self-serving toward a particular product of company. ► Deadline for submissions is Monday, February 22, 2010. Please share with us ideas for seminars, Webinars, direct mail responses and other items that we can share with our readership. This is a unique opportunity to reach out to our readership and get your name out there. Your submission will be reviewed by our publisher and if the article meets our qualifications, it will appear in our March 2010 print edition as well as be posted on our Website, NationalMortgageProfessional.com. Please forward all submissions to our Editor-in-Chief Eric C. Peck at [email protected].