NAC Blog:The Latest from FHA and FHFA

Como están? Hope everyone is making their plans to meet up in Washington D.C. next month! I was just there last week for meetings with the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) and Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA), to discuss some of the issues I’ve heard from many of you that are impacting prospective Latino homebuyers.

NAC Blog: Winning on the QM Patch

Que onda mi gente? Has someone at an event made you text NAHREP to 50457 recently? Have you filled out your profile to join our National Advocacy Committee by clicking on this link? Are you asking yourself, ok pues I did it, ahora que? Well… congratulations and welcome to the National Advocacy Committee!

NAC Blog: HAPPY HOLIDAYS FAMILIA!

I hope everyone is taking deep breaths and staying warm as we head into the holidays. I just wanted to drop a quick note and wish everyone a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. I’m headed out of the country for three weeks but will be back with a vengeance in 2020.

NAC Blog: No Politics, Just Food

I just wanted to drop a quick note to wish you all a Happy Thanksgiving.

No politics, no policy, no housing this week. Just familia, turkey, pozole, arroz con candules, pastelón, and lechon (and some major veggie action for all my fellow tofu lovers).

NAC Blog: DACA and the YIMBY Movement: The Power of Showing Up

I spent all of last week in Washington D.C. for my own version of “Capitol Hill Visits.” In the span of three days I met with 12 different offices, all members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus. It was cold in D.C. for this chica! I’ve now gotten used to living in sunny San Diego, but I do have to say I miss the fall. Why can’t San Diego have fall leaves? Can we import those and keep the sun?