Michael Borba, CMC® Earns Prestigious National Mortgage Industry Certification
[Auburn, CA] – [May 1, 2009] – Michael Borba, CMC, became one of a distinguished group of mortgage professionals to attain standing as a nationally recognized Certified Mortgage Consultant (CMC®). By earning the CMC®, Borba has demonstrated he is confident in his skills, competent in practice, educated, ethical and involved in the advancement of the industry. Michael Borba passed the NAMB written certification examination on April 7, 2009.
The CMC® certification is the most prestigious credential that NAMB offers. The CMC® is administered by the National Association of Mortgage Brokers (NAMB) and developed through extensive research by subject-matter experts in the mortgage industry. The certification is gained only once the candidate has met certain requirements of experience and knowledge of the mortgage industry and has passed a challenging examination. Through its rigorous credentialing, the CMC® credential gives the experienced mortgage professional the opportunity to demonstrate their commitment to a superior level of service to the borrower. Certified Mortgage Consultants have also agreed to abide by a Code of Ethics.
“Combined with the NAMB code of ethics and best business practices, a NAMB certification is a homebuyer’s assurance that he or she is dealing with a recognized expert in the mortgage origination field,” said NAMB President Marc Savitt, CRMS. “Now more than ever, mortgage professionals need to ‘raise the bar’ of professionalism and ethical practice,” said Savitt.
Michael Borba, CMC, has been a mortgage broker for 23 years and is the owner of Borba Investments, Inc. dba MLS Mortgage. He has been an active member of the National Association of Mortgage Brokers since 2007.
NAMB is the voice of the mortgage broker industry, representing the interests of mortgage brokers and homebuyers. Established in 1973 and headquartered in McLean, Virginia, NAMB is the largest national trade association representing the mortgage broker industry. With members and member companies in all 50 states and the District of Columbia, NAMB represents more than 70,000 professionals in the mortgage broker industry and works with 49 state affiliate associations nationwide.
About MLS Mortgage
MLS Mortgage has been a leader in the mortgage industry and in 2004 became involved with reverse mortgages, which have since become a major part of their business and has had a profoundly positive impact on their community by helping seniors age at home.