Investing in the long-term success of the multifamily finance industry through diversity, equity, and inclusion
About Multifamily

DUS Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Subcommittee

Investing in the long-term success of the multifamily finance industry through diversity, equity, and inclusion

 

The DUS Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Subcommittee is a collaboration among the Fannie Mae Delegated Underwriting and Servicing (DUS®) firms to recruit, train, support and promote underrepresented individuals to become successful professionals in the multifamily industry. It is a Subcommittee of the DUS Peer Group which represents all 23 DUS lenders.

  • About Us

    Working together to make multifamily finance more diverse and inclusive

  • Lender Resources

    Support from each DUS lender displays commitment to success

  • Career and Candidate Resources

    Find a career with life-long potential for financial security and learning opportunities

  • Events

    Learn. Grow. Hire.

Mission

To hold the industry accountable to foster diversity, equity, and inclusion at all levels of the multifamily industry by:

  • Investing for the long term to help underrepresented individuals find fulfilling positions in multifamily housing finance
  • Providing ongoing support for these individuals to reach their full potential

The Subcommittee has three workstreams:

Partnerships/ Scholarships

By developing partnerships with Future Housing Leaders, Project Destined, the Mortgage Bankers Association, and others, this group encourages DUS lenders to become involved through internships, scholarships, and coaching.

Marketing and Communications

This workstream creates and advances content to raise awareness and engage DUS Lenders and their employees in supporting and promoting the DEI initiative.

Network and Sponsored Events

This team identifies, plans, and implements events helpful to DUS lenders and their employees. This has included book talks, panels, trainings, and roundtables.


Prospective Employees

Learn about career opportunities, training in the multifamily industry, and potential for growth through mentorship.

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Lender Partners

Learn more about how to get involved in supporting the DUS DEI initiative.

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