CAHREP Newsletter March  2009


Mission Statement:  To increase the sustainable Hispanic homeownership rate by empowering the real estate professionals that serve Hispanic consumers

In This Issue
March Breakfast
February Meeting Gallery
News from National
Chaparro Elected Vice Chair 

  Chicago-based Realtor Alexander Chaparro has been elected NAHREP National's next vice chair. Chaparro has served on the board's Executive Committee since 2006 and is the 2009 Legislative Conference Chair. He is co-founder and past president of the NAHREP Chicago Chapter and is the first Hispanic to serve as President
of the Chicago Board of Realtors. Chaparro has also served on boards of the Illinois Association  of Realtors and the National Association of Realtors. His term as Vice Chair begins in March  at the installation ceremony held during the Legislative Conference. Congratulations and
best of luck to Alex in his new role.  

NAHREP invited to meet with President Obama
on Economic Stimulus Package 

  NAHREP President Tim Sandos was invited to the White House for a briefing on the Economic Stimulus Package by President Obama and his
staff. President Obama stressed the need for the economic package to be passed quickly in order to address the very real economic challenges
being faced by all Americans. He also
emphasized the need for small business and core housing capital to drive job growth and stabilize the economy. NAHREP was among prominent corporate CEOs and other minority groups invited to attend the briefing with the President.  

NAHREP Included in HUD Industry
Advisory Group 

  This week FHA conducted a comprehensive review of the maximum mortgage calculation for all mortgage products, including purchase loans,
all types of refinances, & 203(k) for
FHA's industry advisory group. NAHREP CEO Tim Sandos and NAHREP Vice Chair Tino Diaz participated in this forum. The study materials for this call can be found online now at:
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March 6th Breakfast
8:30-9:10 Networking
9:10-9:20 Welcome/Updates
9:20-9:25 Buyer/Seller Needs Marketing
9:25-9:35 Kathi Williams, Director of Division of Housing
9:35-9:55 Sponsor Presentation: NC Check Solutions
9:55-10:35 Education Presentation: Economic Forecast for Denver Area
10:35-10:45 Announcements
Guest Speaker
Kathi Williams, Director of Division of Housing has been at the forefront of the foreclosure crisis in Colorado through her division's resources, development of the Foreclosure Prevention Taskforce and the Colorado Foreclosure Hotline. She will provide updates on recent news relative to housing.
Education Presentation
Presented by Sean Moudry, Ascent Wealth Strategies
Will our local economy turn it around before the national economy? What do statistics on spending, real estate, retail and other areas tell us about our personal future? Get a grip on what's happening!!
NC Check Solutions
Rosy McDonough & Scott McDonough will present on an interactive credit education solution and proactive service.  NC Check Solutions provides a Proactive Credit Education Solution for Real Estate Professionals Addressing the Needs, Values, Benefits, and Advantages, of an Operative Credit Solutions Program.
It is time to renew your membership. Access the membership form (if need to update your information) from the link in the bottom left of the newsletter or send in your check for $150 to CAHREP headquarters if all is the same.
Make sure to check out our job board through on links.
Wells Fargo
Wells Fargo renews CAHREP as Ruby Member and will have the lunch sponsorship at our State Conference on May 7!!
Make sure to enlist at Wells Fargo's Meeting The Market Challenge In 2009. Click here to Register!! 
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Nominate your fellow member for CAHREP Board of Director at our March 6th Meeting. You must be a member in good standing. Request a nomination form from Vanessa at
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Business After Hours Mixer
Thursday, March 26th - 6-8pm Sangria Lounge
 4501 E. Virginia Ave., Glendale 80246
 Non-Members $10, Members - FREE 
First Time Homebuyer Classes at Brothers Redevelopment
Schedule Clients at 303-685-4201, Free & Get Class Certificate
Spanish: Feb. 18, 5pm,  Feb. 21, 9am
English: Feb. 28, 9am

Thanks Again to Julie Sanchez of
Colorado Tierra Mortgage for Sponsoring
February's Breakfast
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