National Association of Mortgage Brokers (NAMB)
What it is:
How it works/Example:
Founded in 1973, the NAMB's primary objective is to promote ethics and professionalism among . Most notably, the NAMB requires members to adhere to a professional code of ethics. The group also offers professional education and certification programs, as well as other benefits to help work more productively. NAMB also lobbies on behalf of the industry.
The NAMB has a local trade association in every state and the District of Columbia.
NAMB administers the GMA®, CRMS® and CMC® certification exams and it maintains a consumer education and fraud-reporting program, available on its website: NAMB.org.
Why it Matters:
lending has a huge influence on housing demand, which affects the construction and many other industries. Accordingly, -- the people who help people find -- play a significant role in a significant sector of the .