Championing Homeownership the Right Way

At the annual convention of the National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals (NAHREP) in September, the organization’s co-founder, Gary Acosta, spoke passionately about the group’s mission to raise Hispanic homeownership to over 50 percent. Anyone witnessing the resolve and commitment of the 2,000 convention attendees could envision the goal being reached. These were industry…

NAHREP’s Acosta says Hispanics represent major growth opportunity for mortgage industry

The U.S. Hispanic population is projected to more than double to 120 million by 2050, studies suggest, making them the fastest-growing ethnic group in the country. Yet, the Hispanic-homeownership rate has been falling and remains below the national average by double digits. Gary Acosta, chief executive officer of the National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals…

53 Million & One

The National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals (NAHREP) has a mission of helping Latinos achieve the American dream of homeownership. This is primarily done by creating educational opportunities for real estate agents who work with the community, and by advocating for policies such as access to credit and challenging other barriers to homeownership. While…

5 Tips To Manage Your Mortgage

It’s a dream for many Latino families to own a home. But with the more economic and labor uncertainties, keeping a home can be difficult at times. According to a study by the National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals (NAHREP) Latinos achieved modest gains in net new owner households in 2014. The rate of…