Consulting & Education

Allan Daniels Michigan Real Estate Investing and LendingA 3rd generation real estate investor, lender, and land contract buyer, Allan Daniels has served in many key leadership positions within real estate and mortgage trade associations on the local, state, and national level.

In Michigan, Allan served as President of the Michigan Mortgage Brokers Association (MMBA) in 2000. For his achievements, Allan earned the MMBA 2000 Distinguished Leadership Award, and was named MMBA Broker of the Year for 2001, 2002, and 2003. Allan was the first recipient of the MMBA Lifetime Achievement Award in 2004.

In addition to his work within Michigan, Allan previously served in the National Association of Mortgage Brokers (NAMB) as a member of the Board of Directors; Delegate Council; Government Affairs; Bylaws; and Best Lending Practices Committees. Allan served as an officer on the NAMB Executive Committee as Treasurer, and also as Regional Vice Chair of the NAMB Legislative Committee for the Midwest Region.

Allan served five terms as Chairman of the State of Michigan Mortgage Industry Advisory Board, that makes recommendations to the Director of the Department of Insurance and Financial Services (DIFS), the state agency that regulates mortgages and land contracts. In 2011 and 2012, Allan served on the Insurance and Finance Advisory Rules Committee to produce proposals to the state Office of Regulatory Reinvention (ORR).

In 2016, Governor Snyder appointed Allan to the Michigan Board of Real Estate Brokers and Salespersons. Housed within the Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs, the nine-member board oversees the licensure and practice of real estate brokers and salespersons in Michigan.

Allan also served on the Public Policy Committee for the Michigan REALTORS®, and NAR’s Regulatory Issues Forum and Public Policy Coordinating Committee.

Allan is an approved real estate and mortgage continuing education instructor, has frequently testified as an industry expert before Committees of the Michigan Senate and House of Representatives, and has been published in numerous mortgage and real estate trade journals and media outlets including The Washington Times, Bloomberg, NPR-Michigan Radio, and The Wall Street Journal.

If you are interested in booking Allan for a private consultation or a speaking engagement, please contact him here.