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Certification, Licensing, and Special Requirements

Certification or Licensing

The Mortgage Bankers Association offers the certified mortgage banker (CMB) designation, which has the following areas of expertise: residential or commercial. Those who earn both expertise designations may apply for the master CMB designation. A fast-track executive CMB designation is available to experienced professionals who can substitute real-world experience for aspects of the residential and commercial CMB programs. The association also offers the following specialist designations: accredited mortgage professional, certified residential underwriter, chartered realty investor, commercial certified mortgage servicer, and residential certified mortgage servicer. Although not required, certification shows dedication and expertise and thus may enhance a candidate’s employment opportunities.

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