HUD Secretary Julián Castro to headline Keynote Luncheon
The 16th Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, and the second Latino to hold that position, Julián Castro, will headline the annual Keynote Luncheon at the 2016 Housing Policy & Hispanic Lending Conference. In his role, Secretary Castro has charged HUD with one goal: giving every person, regardless of their station in life, new opportunities to thrive. Hear the Secretary give an update on the state of housing and his vision for the future at the Keynote Luncheon on Tuesday, March 15.
Introducing the NAHREP 10 principles
The NAHREP 10 is a set of principles to guide the association’s members and supporters to success. It began as a vision by co-founder Gary Acosta as to what it would mean to be a NAHREP member in five years. As a part of the Hispanic Wealth Project, the NAHREP 10 outline tenets necessary to thrive in the industry and to create long-last, generational wealth.
Nominations open for 2016 Top 250 awards
Every year, the most successful agents and originators from all cities across the country are closely considered for the Top 250 Latino Agent and Mortgage Originator awards. NAHREP believes in the importance of recognizing hard working real estate professionals who make homeownership in the Latino community their personal mission. The Top 250 lists recognize such people whose hard work and dedication has led them to close an outstanding number of transactions.
Wells Fargo teams with NAHREP to support Hispanic Wealth Project
Wells Fargo teams with NAHREP to support Hispanic Wealth Project” – Wells Fargo Home Mortgage announced its support of the Hispanic Wealth Project, which seeks to triple Hispanic household wealth over the next decade. Wells Fargo’s goals over the next 10 years include a projected $125 billion in mortgage originations and a goal of $10 million to support a variety of initiatives that promote financial education and counseling for Hispanic homebuyers.
2015 Nuevo Latino Tour featuring 53 Million & One
A one-of-a-kind theatrical performance, 53 Million & One tells the story of one man’s journey from a small rural town in Mexico to becoming a successful real estate entrepreneur in the land of opportunity. His story shines a spotlight on the driving desire to succeed, the challenges, and the experiences that define the lives of the more than 53 million Latinos who call America home.