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Sponsoring: Tech Alley - Politics and Pancakes
Realtor.com®, the official site of the National Association of REALTORS®, is the leading homes for sale Web site, offering more listings and essential real estate-related information, to over 40 million consumers each month. Realtor.com® displays home listings from nearly 800 Multiple Listing Services (MLS) across the U.S., resulting in a database over 4 million existing homes available for sale or rent. Approximately 80% of all listings found on realtor.com® are updated every 15 minutes and the remainder are updated every one to 24 hours. This provides consumers with the freshest listing information and content available online.
Sponsoring: Afternoon Snack
Citizens One is the National Lending Division for Citizens Bank, N.A., a bank with a nearly 200-year history of serving customers and communities.
At Citizens One, our team of experts is committed to helping our customers get the loan solution that’s right for them. We always strive to be clear and upfront about our policies, as well as the terms and conditions associated with our products. Being clear and personal—that’s how we help you bank better.
Sponsoring: MRIS Demo Lounge
Founded in 1993, MRIS is the engine that drives nearly $125 billion in real estate transactions (listings and sales) each year. One of the nation’s largest MLS systems, we’re known and respected as a customer service, leading edge technology, and data powerhouse – a one-stop marketplace for everything real estate. Our customers consistently rate our service and tools for real estate professionals highly, and we work hard every day to make sure we meet and exceed their requirements every hour of every day, 365 days a year.
Sponsoring: Opening Session
EKKO Title is a full service title and escrow company dedicated to exceeding our clients’ expectations in the processing and closing of their real estate settlements. Our experienced team is committed to completing your purchase, sale, refinance, commercial, or construction loan with accurate and personal service while meeting all of your important deadlines. We’ve assembled a handpicked staff of processing professionals with one criteria in mind, their reputation for and commitment to excellent customer service.
Sponsoring: Cocktail Hour
Fidelity Bank Mortgage offers competitive rates and a wide array of loan programs. We listen to your needs and will review your current situation to offer lending options that will help you reach your goals. Fidelity Bank is a direct lender with in-house processing, underwriting and closing, which means loan decisions are made faster.
Sponsoring: Morning Coffee
VHDA is a self-supporting, not-for-profit organization created by the Commonwealth of Virginia in 1972, to help Virginians attain quality, affordable housing. VHDA provides mortgages, primarily for first-time homebuyers and developers of quality rental housing. We use no state taxpayer dollars, but raise money in the capital markets to fund our loans. We also teach free homeownership classes, and help people with disabilities and the elderly make their homes more livable. VHDA works with lenders, developers, local governments, community service organizations and others to help put quality housing within the reach of every Virginian. Since our founding, VHDA has committed financing for more than 182,000 single family homes and 144,000 multifamily units.
Sponsoring: Breakout Session
New World Title & Escrow provides the highest quality real estate settlement solutions to homeowners throughout Virginia, Maryland and Washington, D.C. We are owned and operated by an attorney with twenty years of legal experience, and staffed with highly-knowledgeable title professionals.