With over 15,000 members in 35 chapters across North America, AREAA
is the largest real estate trade association dedicated to promoting homeownership in the Asian American and Pacific Islander communities.
is the newest kid on the block, having been formed only in January 2003.
We are privileged to work with AREAA
on bringing these unique insights to the forefront for our industry.
This is not a weakening or loosening of credit standards," said AREAA
Chairwoman Carmen Chong.
We believe that these brave men and women have earned the right to live in a home that fits their needs, and if they cannot afford that on their own, we are here to help," said Allen Okamoto, Chairman, AREAA
According to an AREAA
study, only 17 percent of the mortgage loans made to Asians in 2006 were subprime loans, which compares with 30 percent for all loans made to white borrowers.
Lisa will be the featured speaker at the Convention's Keynote Luncheon, where she will provide commentary on a special video screening chronicling the storied 10-year history of the organization and interview founding as well as future leaders of AREAA
Park also announced that AREAA
members who focus on global real estate should attend the 2013 AREAA
National Convention that will be held September 19-21, 2013 at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza in Los Angeles.
is the leading trade organization committed to closing the homeownership gap for Asian Americans.
This event is designed to foster business relationships and share market knowledge between professionals and investors around the globe," said AREAA
Chair Jim Park.
will host its annual gala dinner and expo showcasing the latest products and business tools.
This call to action comes after AREAA
, NAHREP, and NAREB met in Washington, D.