NAHREP Statement on Recognition of Juneteenth as National Holiday
SAN DIEGO—June 18, 2021—As the premier professional organization for Hispanics in America, The National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals® (NAHREP®) honors the many sacrifices and contributions made by African Americans in the United States, and we join all of our employees, members, and partners in observing Juneteenth.
Juneteenth is a day for people of all backgrounds and cultures to both celebrate and acknowledge a tragic period in our history and work tirelessly towards freedom, equality and justice for all.
The National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals® (NAHREP®), a nonprofit 501(c)6 trade association, is dedicated to advancing sustainable homeownership for the Hispanic community in America. NAHREP has a network of over 40,000 real estate professionals and 100 local chapters nationwide, hosting several national events per year and publishing multiple industry cornerstone reports annually. Join us in advocating for policies that grow sustainable Latino homeownership, read our 2021 policy priorities here. Also, see the NAHREP Hispanic Homeownership by Congressional District Tool which measures Hispanic homeownership by U.S. congressional district, allowing constituents, advocates, policy makers, and lending and housing professionals to evaluate district performance at a glance. Watch the Hispanic homeownership short film!
Katherine Wood, PR & Communications Specialist