Master Certified Mortgage Banker (CMB)

Master CMB
Since 2004 Magdy Badr, CEO of Blackstone, has been a Master CMB®. As a Master CMB®, Mr. Badr has shown competency in all issues related to both commercial and residential real estate finance. He has also completed both the Commercial and Residential CMB programs.

The Master CMB® also requires additional Mortgage Bankers Association point accumulation and educational requirements, as well as active participation within the CMB Society.

Master CMB® descriptions from

A Master CMB® Candidate Also Has:

  • Professional with a minimum of seven years experience in the real estate finance industry.
  • Employee of an MBA member company or member of a state Mortgage Banking association.
  • All candidates must hold the Residential or Commercial CMB for two years before they are eligible to apply for the Master CMB.