The Acadiana Mortgage Lenders Association (AMLA) is a full-time parish-wide organization devoted exclusively to the field of mortgage and real estate finance. The Association actively promotes the interests of the mortgage lending industry through the work of its committee system, Board of Governors and direct involvement in the community. Through the collective voice of the Association, AMLA is dedicated to improving business operating conditions and to solving industry-wide problems.


Mission Statement

The Acadiana Mortgage Lenders Association is organized:

  • to encourage among its members sound and ethical mortgage lending practices and methods. Members' business practices preserve and improve the mortgage lending correspondent system and support its use in the originating, marketing, and/or servicing of mortgage investments.
  • to effectively represent the interest of the real estate finance industry before the Acadiana parish governments.
  • to inform its members of changes in laws and of pending legislation affecting the mortgage lending business.
  • to sponsor meetings for the discussion of problems of interest to the mortgage lending profession.
  • to develop and encourage the education of its personnel.
  • to improve all aspects of the business.
  • to inform the public of Acadiana about mortgage lenders: their beneficial effect on the Acadiana's economy and the commercial and residential services they render.