Gabe del Rio, AMP

Gabe del Rio, AMP

In his seven years at Community HousingWorks, Gabe del Rio has created one of the most productive and innovative nonprofit Homeownership Centers in the country, providing first-time homebuyers with first mortgage loans, housing counseling and education, down-payment loans, and real estate brokerage services, serving an additional 2000 households in 2009. He is a frequent speaker on homeownership and foreclosure policy issues, and a national trainer. Del Rio is a founding President of the San Diego Housing Opportunities Collaborative, provider of the foreclosure prevention HOME clinics. Past board memberships include the San Diego Capital Collaborative and Rebuilding Together San Diego (President). Mr. del Rio is also the only Accredited Mortgage Professional and graduate of the MBA School of Mortgage Banking who works full-time in non-profit housing.