Don Romano, President Shelter Rock Mortgage Corporation, has worked in real estate finance for over 20 years.
During that time he has personally helped over 4,000 people realize the goal of owning their own home and has attained the highest level of certification in the industry, the Certified Mortgage Consultant (CMC).
In addition to this, he
dedicates a portion of his
time to the improvement of the industry.
He has been an active member of the New York Association of Mortgage Brokers (NYAMB) since 1986, accepting the position of President in 1996 and again in 2005.
When the NYAMB affiliated with the National Association of Mortgage Brokers (NAMB) in 1990, he also became active on the national level, serving on their Board of Directors for several years as well as on their Executive Committee in 1997.
In 2001 he became one of the original members of The UpFront Mortgage Brokers Association (UMBA) and currently serves as their Vice-President.
has always felt that the Mortgage Broker has a unique position in the real estate transaction, and as such, needs to maintain the highest standards possible.
This is why he
has been a strong supporter of an educational requirement for Mortgage Brokers.
Since 1987 he
has been working on drafting and developing support for a State law making ongoing education mandatory for any one who works with a consumer in arranging financing.
is proud of his
role in making this happen.
As an approved Real Estate Instructor, he
sees first hand the limited knowledge of the real estate community in New York State.
hopes to make the Mortgage Broker the person to whom the consumer turns to to get the information and advice that's needed to make an intelligent decision.
Awards & Certifications for Don Romano