New York Association of Mortgage Brokers


NYAMB Benefits of Membership

Networking Events (State & Local Regions)

Many of our events feature  informational sessions and lender showcases that enable the participants to network with other mortgage professionals and to learn about new lending sources and other affiliated industry services .NYAMB holds two annual tradeshows; spring annual wholesale conference & the fall annual convention.  At each of our tradeshows, members will receive valuable information from our state & federal regulators, top industry expert speakers and have the opportunity to ask questions.  Each one of our conferences and conventions provides current industry news and great networking opportunities. NYAMB hosts roundtable discussion meetings throughout New York State to provide an open forum for professionals to gather and share ideas on common interests within the industry. In addition there networking meetings schedule throughout the year in all 4 regions (Long Island, Lower Hudson, North East & Western Region)

Annual Sponsorship Opportunities

The New York Association of Mortgage Brokers is the premier trade association for mortgage professionals in New York.  Your sponsorship will give you direct access to a targeted audience of seasoned professionals in the Mortgage Financial Industry.  more information

Note: Membership dues are not deductible as a charitable contribution for Federal income tax purposes, but may be partially deductible as a business expense. It is estimated that 35% of your NYAMB are not deductible because they are related to lobbying activities on behalf of the members.New membership dues & dues renewal payment received during the 4th quarter of each year for NAMB dues through NYAMB will be deferred dues and sent to NAMB during the first quarter of the following year. NYAMB runs on a fiscal year January 1st through December 31st.

NYAMB offers membership on a STATE Level only. If you wish to join the National Association of Mortgage Brokers (NAMB) or for a list of NAMB benefits please visit their website www.nyamb.org


COMMUNICATION

The NYAMB provides its members with constant legislative updates and top industry news via blast emails and posting on the member’s only section of the NYAMB’s Website. NYAMB MemberFuse is the “facebook” of the NYAMB. The MemberFuse component “coming in the Spring of 2012” of our website, will provides our members with a centralized area to exchange ideas and host forums amongst the professionals . Our website features an online Directory of our Members and free member locator that enables potential homebuyers to find NYAMB members in their area. NYAMB’s website offers up to date information on the state and national level. The “members only” section offers a member resource library consisting of all the tools & links to sites that will help with the day to day operations of your business as well as access to the most current list of Wholesale Lenders for our Broker Members Only. You can, as a member, access your member profile and print your activity history including a list of all events and educational courses you completed through the Association

REPRESENTATION

As an ongoing function of the NYAMB, we represent our industry in the halls of the State and Federal legislatures to the offices of the NYS Banking Department. We are the voice of the MORTGAGE BROKER industry for our members! NYAMB stays current with all current legislative matters that could affect mortgage brokers in our state through our legislative committee and our state lobbyist. In addition to staying tune to state issues, we also keep abreast of national issues through our lobbying efforts in Washington & in conjunction with our state affiliation with the National Association of Mortgage Brokers. NYAMB also keeps you alerted to changes and potential changes in the state and federal regulations and policies through e-news and postings on the member’s only section of our website. The association has enjoyed a good relationship with the New York State Banking Department and elected state officials. This allows us to get your opinions to our governing bodies.

EDUCATION

NYAMB is an NMLS approved provider for continuing education. NYAMB conducts classroom setting continuing education classes throughout New York State in an effort to assist members in obtaining the full 11 hours requirement of continuing education credits as conveniently as at discounted pricing for its members. 
In addition, NYAMB offer On-Line Courses through the Association of Mortgage Educators (NMLS Provider ID:1400214) for Continuing Education. NYAMB offer their members discounted pricing for On-Line Courses. The NYAMB Education Committee keeps the membership abreast of the state and federal requirements for continuing education for all mortgage brokers and mortgage loan originators in the State through updated e-news and website posting on the "members only section" of the website.