MBA and Community Banks



What's Happening Now
A Year in Review: View our MBA Working for You report to learn more about the accomplishments for our members in the 2014 membership year.


Real Estate Finance Issues Specific to Community Banks
MBA is the strongest voice for mortgage lending both in Washington, D.C. and in the states. We advocate strongly for a diverse and competitive mortgage market that supports the critical role played by community-based lenders.

MBA works diligently every day in our nation's capital and beyond to support community banks on the issues that matter most to their businesses. Issues include:

  • CFPB Compliance
  • Qualified Mortgages
  • Qualified Residential Mortgages/Risk Retention
  • FHA Lending
  • Loan Originator Compensation
  • Accounting Issues
  • Basel III
  • National Servicing Standards
  • The Future of the Secondary Market
  • Volker Rule
Learn how MBA is supporting community banks »


Tools for Community Banks
Our Community Bank members tell us that we are the specialist that supports their mortgage lending business lines. Our compliance, education and research programs are recognized as the best in the industry. We are proud to provide our members the critical regulatory guidance and market information they need during these challenging times.

Compliance Tools
  • MBA's Compliance Resource Center »
    • MBA Members can access free recordings of webinars on recent CFPB rules
  • MBA Compliance Essentials »
    Current topics include:
    • Building a Compliance Program
    • Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA)
    • Consumer Complaints/HPA
    • Vendor Management
    • Loan Originator Compensation
    • RESPA
    • National Servicing Standards

Networking Opportunities

Business Tools



How to Get Involved
Join MBA
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