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Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

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Welcome to our Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Resource Center. This is your source for all things related to the promotion of diversity and inclusion in the real estate finance industry. Explore the resources below to learn how to initiate, enhance, or promote your organization's DEI-related efforts.

"The time is now for the industry to collaborate on developing policies and best practices to close the racial homeownership gap, remove the barriers to sustainable and affordable housing, promote new opportunities for advancing rental housing, and support strategies to increase diversity within our organization."

Kristy Fercho, 2022 MBA Chair; Executive Vice President & Head of Home Lending, Wells Fargo

Our Vision:
A real estate finance industry that reflects the diversity, equity, inclusion, and opportunity within the communities we serve. 

Our Mission:
MBA fosters a culture of diversity, equity, and inclusion within the real estate finance industry. Together with our members, we exchange information on best practices, tackle issues and potential barriers, and create networking opportunities that advance overall diversity, equity, and inclusion within the industry.

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DEI Webinar Series Recordings - Free for MBA Members

MBA members have access to all of MBA's DEI webinar series recordings. You can access all recordings by logging into MBA's Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Online Community. Access the webinars.