Congress recognizes the work of mortgage brokers: June 7 proclaimed National Mortgage Broker DayMortgagePress.comNational Mortgage Broker Day,June 7
The National Association of Mortgage Brokers announced that
Congress, led by Ohio Rep. Bob Ney, issued a proclamation,
officially declaring Monday, June 7, as "National Mortgage Broker
Day." The proclamation was entered into the Congressional Record on
Additionally, NAMB has declared June 2004 as "National Mortgage
Broker Month." During this month and throughout the year, NAMB
members in all 50 states and the District of Columbia will present
the "Are You Prepared to Head Down the Road to Homeownership?"
program to a variety of consumers, including minority and
first-time prospective home buyers.
NAMB will work with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban
Development, who every year during June sponsors National
Homeownership Month in an effort to raise public awareness and
educate Americans on the value of owning their own home. In order
to meet this challenge, HUD is co-sponsoring four homeownership
expos across America during June, which NAMB will supplement with
members from its state affiliates.
For more information, visit www.namb.org.