Five Star Cancels Early Spring Conference Schedule
Public fear of COVID-19, travel restrictions lead to mortgage event cancellations
DALLAS–March 6, 2020—Five Star Global, parent company of the Five Star Institute and the Alliance of Merger & Acquisition Advisors, today announced the cancellation of its early Spring conference schedule, including the Single-Family Rental Summit, Government Forum, and the National Mortgage Servicing Spring meeting.
The conferences were scheduled between March 23 and April 2 in Dallas and Washington, D.C.
“In response to the growing concern surrounding the spread of COVID-19 and in an abundance of caution, cancelling the conferences was the most responsible decision for us as an organization,” said Ed Delgado, President and CEO of Five Star Global. “Five Star Global’s priority remains our people; attendees, members, staff and colleagues.”
Five Star is closely following updates about COVID-19 from the World Health Organization and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
About Five Star Global
Based in Dallas, Five Star Global (FSG) is a national trade association supporting the U.S. residential mortgage and real estate market through membership groups, publishing, conferences, education services, and strategic events. FSG advocates on behalf of and for industry stakeholders on policy matters and interests established to protect, preserve, and promote homeownership. Learn more at thefivestar.com.
Progress For Homeownership
The officials making critical decisions are working with mortgage professionals like you, to ensure that regulations are in place to protect the industry and the American dream. With representation from the CFPB, HUD, FHFA, Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, Ginnie Mae, and others, the annual Five Star Government Forum is a day-long gathering where leaders in mortgage servicing and the federal government engage in open dialogue about the industry’s most pressing issues.