PHILADELPHIA CREAM – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – The Association of Independent Mortgage Experts (AIME), a national non-profit trade association created exclusively for independent mortgage brokers, celebrates the fourth National Mortgage Brokers Day (JMNJ) this year throughout July, as in previous years, AIME will host a number of member-focused events to raise awareness of the wholesale channel and educate consumers on the benefits of working with an independent mortgage broker, including including regional happy hours, interactive livestreams and exclusive freebies. The month-long campaign will conclude with a day of advocacy on Sunday, July 18 to recognize the expertise of the mortgage broker community and to celebrate the explosive growth and progress made by independent mortgage brokers, not just in the mortgage sector, but also for real estate. buyers too.
“The broker channel has grown tremendously over the past year and is on track to exceed 25% market share through 2021 and beyond thanks to the expertise our community demonstrates every day.” said Katie Sweeney, CEO of AIME. “AIME is committed to the growth of the wholesale channel and is dedicated year round to supporting mortgage brokers through educational initiatives that strengthen our community. During the process, all mortgage professionals, including home loan originators, will understand why being part of the brokerage community is not only a better option for their career, but also for their community and homebuyers. and firmly position brokers as invaluable. real estate finance experts who are undoubtedly the best option for those aspiring to become homeowners.
AIME will organize a week of regional happy hour events across the country to reunite with members and recognize the progress made over the past four years, particularly 2020. These happy hours represent an opportunity for brokers to reflect on the important accomplishments of the wholesale channel and to champion the community as they are uniquely equipped to provide more personalized service, loan option, competitive rates, better prices, and faster closings for potential home buyers.
“Our association is very excited to be able to come together with members of our community to celebrate the important contributions they have made to the mortgage industry,” said Brendan McKay, President of Broker Advocacy. “The broker channel presents itself every day to their consumers, their team members, their real estate partners and this community. We are proving day in and day out that brokers are better and intend to use July as yet another opportunity to let the rest of the industry know about it. ”
AIME will raise awareness during the month-long celebration of National Mortgage Brokers Day by highlighting the strategic actions the association has taken over the past year through a multitude of member-driven accomplishments, highlighting both the internal growth of the AIME community as well as the external success of the wholesale channel in the industry.
AIME will host weekly interactive live broadcasts to highlight its newly formed member committees to address concerns affecting brokerage activities and create action plans critical to the long-term success of the chain. The creation of these member committees will strengthen AIME’s mission to protect and support its members in the independent mortgage broker community and activate a number of new AIME initiatives going forward.
“On National Mortgage Brokers Day, AIME will provide its members with the resources to advance the growth of education in the channel, promote themselves as local mortgage experts in their communities and carry out their work in as a mortgage professional at the highest level, ”said Marc Summers, President of AIME. “This goal is to show the many ways that independent mortgage brokers add value to the home buying process, including the ability to offer a variety of loan options, affordable rates, efficient closings, and excellent customer service in their own community. ”
Mortgage brokers across the country are poised to reach even higher heights in today’s buying-driven mortgage environment, which is already defined by competitive mortgage rates and digital disruption. Brokers must continue to leverage all the resources provided by this month-long member support campaign in order to respond to the present moment and continue to grow the wholesale channel.
About the Association of Independent Mortgage Experts
The Association of Independent Mortgage Experts (AIME) is a national, not-for-profit trade association created exclusively for independent mortgage brokers. With more than 40,000 members, AIME is committed to building a community of independent mortgage experts by creating an association that provides them with unmatched technology, continuing education and networking support necessary to successfully advise consumers in lending. nationwide on their residential mortgage needs. AIME operates with a growth-oriented strategy, providing tools and resources to propel the wholesale channel beyond a 25% share of the mortgage market in 2021 and beyond.
For more information on the benefits associated with an AIME membership, as well as wholesale-oriented lenders and sellers interested in sponsoring AIME, visit www.AIMEGroup.com.