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As the premier national organization representing the real estate finance industry, MBA provides unparalleled information, research, networking opportunities and educational programs that help our members advance their businesses.
Our other membership category provides membership options for companies or organizations that are outside the U.S. or are not-for-profit entities. International members and non-profit members are afforded the benefits listed below.
Access to Industry Expertise
Our staff experts are available to members for discussion as needed and work hard every day to ensure that the interests and concerns of MBA and its members are voiced and addressed.Market Research, Forecasts and Analysis
MBA provides economists, legislators, the general public and its members some of the most critical measurements of our economy and the industry on an ongoing basis. Our highly regarded research and economics group provides the most current and comprehensive data and benchmarking tools that make a difference in short- and long-term strategic planning.
The real estate finance industry is constantly changing. Therefore, the importance of professional development is paramount to your company and yourself. MBA offers professional development opportunities to fit your needs.
Conferences & Events
Our conferences and events are designed to help you develop business strategies by highlighting issues affecting your business and our industry. Many of our events are targeted to specific audiences within the real estate finance industry so you get the most relevant information, experience and return on your investment. They also offer extraordinary networking opportunities to connect with your industry colleagues and grow your business.
MBA Education (Designations, Courses, Publications)
Earn a reputation for your professionalism, advance your career and give your company a competitive advantage with classes and resources from MBA Education, the educational department within MBA. MBA Education provides the educational tools you need at every stage of your career.
The MBA Future Leaders Program and Path to Diversity initiative provide unique opportunities for members to enhance their skills.
Industry Resources, Standards & Best Practices
We lead the real estate finance industry in developing technology standards, specifications and guidelines. MBA is committed to helping our members further their business goals and we strive to provide the information and tools necessary to support fair and ethical lending practices and technologies that de-mystify and speed processes and reduce paperwork costs.
Complimentary subscriptions to MBA publications designed to keep you well-informed on the issues important to you and your business. Available to all your staff.
- MBA Insights - a NEW weekly eletronic newsletter
- MBA NewsLink - a daily electronic newsletter
- MBA Commercial/Multifamily NewsLink - a weekly electronic newsletter
- MBA Servicing NewsLink - a weekly electronic newsletter
MBA works with our members to help families in need through our Opens Doors Foundation.
Member Affinity Program
Through the Member Advantage Program, members receive discounts on nationally recognized products and services.