The Certified Private Equity Mortgage Professional (CPEMP)TM designation is the hallmark of professional practioner in the private equity mortgage industry.  

CPEMPs are real estate finance professionals governed by the Private Equity Mortgage Institute (PEMI)®.


PEMI® has designed education programs and training curriculum that ensure members (Investors, Brokers, Agents) who trade in private equity mortgages, have the necessary competency skills to succeed.

Members of the general public who seek to learn about the exciting and lucrative private equity mortgage industry may also register into courses of instruction.


Through a process of Standards, Audit and Compliance, PEMI®-certification manages risk because it ensures that members have demonstrated they possess the required entry-level competencies, in order to provide services effectively and in the public interest.

Annual reviews and 3rd-party business audits ensure members maintain professional rigor year after year.