Who We Are

Our Mission

As the leading advocate for the real estate finance industry, the MBA represents and serves its members through a comprehensive array of capabilities and tools that enable members to successfully deliver fair, sustainable and responsible real estate financing within ever-changing business environments.

Joining MBA

MBA is committed to providing our members with unmatched value and unparalleled benefits. Whether it's watching the marketplace, advocating on their behalf in Washington, D.C. and the states or keeping them apprised of important developments, it is our goal to protect our members and support their success.

We stand up for our members' interests and speak for the entire real estate finance industry with one collective and strong voice - now and in the future. You need to be part of our voice so that your company and your interests are represented.

MBA membership is not just about politics and regulatory changes; it is about setting your business up for long-term success. We provide you with the tools to survive and thrive - day in and day out. 

Our Members

MBA is the only association representing all segments of the real estate finance industry. We balance the interests of diverse stakeholders, from main street to wall street, spanning all aspects of real estate finance, including commercial, multifamily and residential.

We represent an industry that specializes in fulfilling the American dream and contributes to the economic ecosystem throughout the country.

Our ability to lead successfully on behalf of our members is unmatched because we see the whole picture. We are the first call and loudest advocate for what is best for the sustainability and future growth of the industry.



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MBA Opens Doors

Together, we can make a difference.

Join your industry peers who are helping families with a critically ill or injured children stay in their homes by donating to the MBA Opens Doors Foundation which provides mortgage and rental assistance grants to families in need. 

Newest MBA Members

  • Tennessee Valley Federal Credit Union

    Joined: November 2016

  • Prime Data Services

    Joined: November 2016

  • Independent Bank

    Joined: November 2016

  • KS State Bank

    Joined: November 2016

  • Molly Dowdy Communications

    Joined: November 2016

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What Our Members Say

"I love being part of MBA because it's given me the chance to meet and work with folks who have the same passion for this industry as I do. MBA provides the framework for all of us to work together toward common goals. And with such strength in numbers, we can move our industry forward."

Debra Still Headshot

Debra W. Still, CMB
2013 MBA Chairman
President and Chief Executive Officer
Pulte Mortgage LLC

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