FAREPA-SV was founded in 2002, and is the largest Filipino-American real estate organization in America. The executive officers established community outreach projects such as housing fairs, home-buyer educational programs and the Bay Area Multicultural Real Estate Summit Conference, partnering with the National and California Associations of REALTORS® to address shared real estate policy issues and to better serve its members.
In addition, in its commitment to the industry, FAREPA’s fundraising lead to further involvement in the Gawad Kalinga (“to give care”) Development Foundation, in which ‘FAREPA Village’ was established in the Philippines. Our local fundraiser, FAREPA Fashion Show Charity Event provides assistance for LifeMoves formerly Inn Vision, a nonprofit provider for abused women, children and family homelessness in Silicon Valley, and during these unprecedented times we have provided assistance to the Family Supportive Housing Shelter, an organization working with families to develop a step-by-step plan for becoming self-sufficient.
To promote the interests of Filipino American Real Estate Professionals. To elevate the level of professionalism within the global community through education, networking, and partnership. To create a unified voice within the real estate industry.
We will accomplish our mission by:
Creating a powerful national voice for housing and real estate professional that serve this dynamic market
Advocating for policy positions at the national level that will reduce barriers to home ownership for the Filipino American community
Increasing business opportunities for mortgage and real estate professional that serve this growing community
Hosting National and local events to educate and inform member about housing issues and developments affecting the Filipino American
Conducting Trade Mission's throughout the Philippines to develop business partnerships and increase brand
- 2020 Trade Mission
- Karaoke Throwdown
- Home-buyer Readiness
- Accessory Dwelling Unit: One Stop Working
- 2019 Pistahan Parade