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getting a mortgage broker license

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Is being a mortgage broker hard?
There are no hard-and-fast requirements for becoming a mortgage broker, but you will need some type of training. Many brokers are former loan officers who decided to strike out on their own, or real estate agents who decided they wanted to try the financial side of things. A background in sales is often helpful.
What disqualifies you from being a mortgage broker?
The applicant has been convicted of, or pled nolo contendere to a felony at any time preceding the date of application if such felony involved an act of fraud, dishonesty or a breach of trust or money laundering, unless there has been a pardon or expungement of the conviction.
How do you become a licensed mortgage broker in Australia?
The steps are as follows:
  • Broker study and training.
  • Complete a credit history check.
  • Complete a police history check.
  • Apply for EDR membership.
  • Apply for Professional Indemnity Insurance (PI Insurance)
  • Join an industry association.
  • Provide proof of your identity.
  • Set up your Australian Business Number (ABN)
  • How do I become a mortgage broker UK?
    To become a mortgage adviser you must successfully complete the Certificate in Mortgage Advice and Practice (CeMAP) course. This Level 3 course is approved by the FCA and is sought by employers as the industry standard. The CeMAP can be studied independently or with the support of your employer.