Miami, Florida August 21,2012 USA Cares http://usacares.org has launched a new education course designed to provide loan officers, Realtors and housing professionals with a clear understanding of how to work with military clients. Accelerated Realty, Inc. is pleased to have a graduate, Steven Epstein, of this new program and be among the first housing professionals to offer this level of expert customer service to military men and women. Through the USA Cares Certified Military Housing Specialist Course – accessed online at Certified Housing Specialist-Steve Epstein has the tools and knowledge needed to effectively work with military buyer, especially in a fast-paced and competitive market.
“This course aims to put greater numbers of military families into affordable homes through knowledgeable professionals who understand the unique circumstances brought about by military service” remarked USA Cares Executive Director Bill Nelson.
The course’s author, Beverly Ray Frase, has a strong background as loan officer, real estate broker and career army wife. “I’ve been on all sides of the home buying process,” says Beverly. “I know where the speed bumps are, especially for our military men and women. Working with a certified housing professional should move them down the path to an accurate and timely closing.”
Steve Epstein, Realtor® Certified Housing Specialist
The course helps all housing professionals make sense of the military language, rank and pay system. It even outlines what happens when a service member is injured, and explains how their pay will continue during hospitalization and treatment. Earning the Certificate of Completion for the CMHS Course indicates a significant knowledge base that active duty service members and veterans can rely on for prompt and accurate service of their housing needs. Certified Housing Professionals will adhere to specific Standards of Practice, representing a commitment to provide quality service to military borrowers.
“Accelerated Realty, Inc.”
• Our Broker, Ray Princiotta, Jr. served during the Vietnam Era and is most experienced in Industrial Warehousing and Commercial Real Estate. Ray comes from a lengthy manufacturing background and has built several businesses over his career.
• Steve Epstein is a 32+ year, extremely experienced, Residential Real Estate Broker who has lived and worked in the Miami-Dade County area since he arrived from the West Indies in 1979. Steve is qualified as a C.D.P.E. (Certified Distressed Property Expert) and is also REO Certified, representing several lenders with their corporate owned properties since the 1980s Savings & Loan Crisis. Steve can handle all aspects Residential Real Estate.
• Max Princiotta is their IT Manager and Internet Marketing Guru and a Magna Cum Laude Graduate of FIU.
• Monica McDougal is their Administrative Assistant with many years of real estate loan processing.
Accelerated Realty, Inc. is always looking for a “Few Great Agents”… and clients to help with all their real estate needs.
About USA Cares
USA Cares is a nonprofit 501(c) 3 organization that helps post 9/11 military families bear the burdens of service with financial and advocacy support. Its mission: To help with basic needs during financial crisis, to assist combat injured Veterans and their families and to prevent private military home foreclosures and evictions. In eight years, USA Cares has received over 31,000 requests and responded with more than $8 million in grants. Military families anywhere in America can apply for assistance through the USA Cares web site, http://www.usacares.org/ or by calling 1-800-773-0387.
For more information on the CMHS Course go to the USA Cares website or email Beverly.firstname.lastname@example.org.