- Saturday, October 22
- Opening General Session: Mortgage Market Update
- 10:15 am - 10:45 am
Tower Ballroom - Bellagio
imortgage, a division of loanDepot
Ivan Choi is the 2014 Chair of the Asian Real Estate Association of America (AREAA), a U.S-based housing industry trade organization comprised of 32 chapters in North America and 14,000 members. Since joining as a member in 2005, Ivan has been involved in establishing chapters and national committees for AREAA. In 2010, Ivan was appointed to the national board and served as vice-chair in 2013.
As a career mortgage banker, Ivan currently serves as a production manager for imortgage. Ivan’s professional background includes retail loan production, operations, servicing, finance and technology. Ivan has held executive positions with WCS Lending, Matt Martin Real Estate Management, Prospect Mortgage, Bank of America and Countrywide Home Loans’ prime retail unit.
Widely recognized by real estate and mortgage professionals nationwide, Ivan is involved with industry non-profit organizations and trade associations. In addition to AREAA, Ivan has served REOMAC as board member and past president, member of the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA), and the National Association of Realtors (NAR) presidential advisory group on multicultural initiatives.
Ivan has a Bachelor of Science degree in Business from Pepperdine University in Malibu, CA.