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Swampscott Man Recognized For Housing Assistance

MassHousing’s Mounzer M. Aylouche received the award from the Massachusetts Mortgage Bankers Association for outstanding work on behalf of affordable housing.

Mounzer M. Aylouche is a Swampscott parent, assistant harbormaster and a member of the volunteer Athletic Field Study Committee.

He was also recently recognized for outstanding work on behalf of affordable housing.

Mounzer is a relationship manager for MassHousing’s Homeownership and Mortgage Insurance Divisions. 

MassHousing stated in a news release that Mounzer was awarded a certificate of outstanding achievement for his role as chairman of the MMBA’s Community Investment Committee.

As part of his leadership, the MMBA awarded seven $1,000 scholarships to Bunker Hill Community College students interested in a career in mortgage lending, stated MassHousing.

As president of the MMBA Foundation, the charitable arm of the organization, Aylouche was also instrumental in the MMBA’s support of non-profit organizations in Massachusetts that promote homebuyer education and counseling.

At its annual dinner and election of new officers and directors, the MMBA provided $13,000 in funding to seven non-profit agencies from across Massachusetts.

Aylouche has worked for more than 25 years in the lending industry and has worked at MassHousing since 1998.

“It is very rewarding to be able to give back and help out financially students and the non-profit organizations we support,” said Aylouche. “The generosity of the members of the MMBA and of the Foundation is the affirmation of our commitment to the lending industry in Massachusetts.”

MassHousing is the state's affordable housing bank. 

According to a Boston Globe article it "provided a record-breaking $965.3 million in financing in fiscal year 2012 as thousands of homeowners flocked to its new program for low-cost, low down payment loans that don’t require mortgage insurance."

 

Bill Hennessey January 27, 2013 at 12:03 PM
Mounzer is one of the most civic minded individuals I've ever known. He lives to help others. My congratulations to him on this well deserved award.
Shelley January 27, 2013 at 12:50 PM
Could not have been awarded to to a more deserving, compassionate and generous person. Congratulations, Mounzer!
Tom Keenan January 27, 2013 at 01:27 PM
Congratulations to a terrific guy!
David & Ginger Zeller January 27, 2013 at 01:58 PM
Mourner, we are so proud of you and also proud to be your friends.
AmyO January 27, 2013 at 02:53 PM
Great news for Mounzer. A fine fine man.
Glenn Kessler January 27, 2013 at 06:43 PM
As a Selectman, I've had the honor of working with Mounzer on many different projects in town. He's is a consummate professional and has always been a pleasure to work with. I'm not surprised that he has received this award; he cares about people In his professional life and here in town. Personally, I'm glad to call him my friend. Well-done Mounzer!
Cheryl Preston January 28, 2013 at 12:49 PM
So well deserved. One of the true gentlemen in this industry Cheryl
Glenn Paster January 28, 2013 at 03:12 PM
Mounzer - Congrats form our entire family!
Abbott Ayloush January 28, 2013 at 05:20 PM
Congratulations Monzer, well desrved for hard work and devotion to family and community. Warmest wishes and good luck.
bob kahn January 28, 2013 at 05:36 PM
I worked with Mounzer when he was the youth soccer liaison and I was the little league player agent. We worked together to minimize conflicts in scheduling so that the kids could play both sports. We also worked to minimize conflicts in scheduling practice fields. He is a gentleman and was extremely flexible in maximizing the benefits for the youth. A well deserved award. Bob Kahn
Gordon Lothrop January 28, 2013 at 09:25 PM
Mounzer, Congratulations on the public recognition that you so richly deserve. Gordon Lothrop

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