PHILADELPHIA–(BUSINESS WIRING) – The Association of Independent Mortgage Experts (AIME), a non-profit national trade association created exclusively for independent mortgage brokers, is celebrating its fourth year. National Mortgage Brokers Day (NMBD) Throughout July this year, as in previous years, AIME will be hosting numerous member-oriented events to draw attention to wholesale channels and educate consumers about the benefits of working with an independent mortgage broker, including regional happy hours, interactive live streams, and exclusive giveaways. This month’s campaign will culminate in an outreach day on Sunday 18 July to recognize the expertise of the mortgage broker community and to celebrate the explosive growth and strides made by independent mortgage brokers, not only in the mortgage industry, but also in the home sector. buyers too.
“The broker channel has grown significantly over the past year and is approaching over 25% market share by 2021 and beyond, thanks to the experiences our community showcases every day,” said Katie Sweeney, CEO of AIME. “AIME is committed to growing wholesales and supports mortgage brokers year-round through educational initiatives that strengthen our community. In the process, all mortgage professionals, including lenders to individuals, learn why being part of the brokerage community is the best option not only for their careers, but also for their communities and home buyers, and firmly position brokers as invaluable. home finance experts who are undoubtedly the best option for those aspiring to home ownership. ”
AIME will spend a week regional happy hour promotions across the country to reunite with the participants and recognize the progress made over the past four years, especially in 2020. These happy hours provide brokers with the opportunity to reflect on the significant accomplishments of the wholesale channel and support the community as they are uniquely equipped. to provide more personalized service, loan opportunities, competitive rates, better prices and faster closings for potential home buyers.
“Our association is thrilled to be able to gather with our community members to celebrate the significant contributions they have made to the mortgage industry,” said Brendan McKay, President of Broker Advocacy. “The brokerage channel comes up every day for their consumers, their team members, their real estate partners and the entire community. We prove day after day that brokers are better and intend to use July as another opportunity to share this and the rest of the industry. ”
AIME will spread the word during the National Mortgage Broker Day celebration month, highlighting the strategic actions that the association has taken over the past year through a variety of membership-focused achievements, highlighting both the internal growth of the AIME community and the external success of the wholesale channel in the industry.
AIME will be hosting weekly interactive live streams to highlight its newly formed committees to address issues affecting the brokerage business and create action plans vital to the long-term success of the channel. The creation of these member committees will strengthen AIME’s mission to protect and support its members in the independent mortgage broker community and will catalyze a number of new AIME initiatives going forward.
“On National Mortgage Broker Day, AIME will provide our members with the resources to advance the education process in the channel, promote themselves as local mortgage experts in their communities and carry out their job as a mortgage specialist at the highest level,” said Mark Summers, President of AIME … “This focus is intended to showcase the many ways that independent mortgage brokers add value to the home buying process, including the ability to offer multiple loan options, affordable rates, efficient closing deals, and excellent customer service in their own community.”
Mortgage brokers across the country are poised to reach even greater heights in today’s purchase-driven mortgage environment, which is already driven by competitive mortgage rates and digital disruptions. Brokers must continue to use all of the resources provided through this month’s member support campaign to meet the momentum and continue to grow the wholesale channel.
About the Association of Independent Mortgage Experts
The Association of Independent Mortgage Experts (AIME) is a non-profit national trade association created exclusively for independent mortgage brokers. With over 40,000 members, AIME is committed to building a community of independent mortgage experts by creating an association that will provide them with the unparalleled technology, continuing education and networking support they need to successfully advise consumers across the country on residential mortgages. AIME works with a growth-driven strategy, providing the tools and resources to move the wholesale channel beyond its 25% mortgage market share in 2021 and beyond.
For more information on the benefits of AIME membership, and wholesale lenders and suppliers interested in sponsoring AIME, visit www.AIMEGroup.com…