The Divorce Lending Association offers you the level of education that meets your needs.
The CDLP® certification is the #1 divorce mortgage planning training program available in the mortgage industry today. 

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CDLP® Certification - Take an active role in divorce mortgage planning helping divorcing homeowners make a more informed decision with their overall mortgage and home equity solutions. 

The Certified Divorce Lending Professional Certification prepares you to become an integral member of the professional divorce team by providing you with the required knowledge base, business model, and ongoing support. 

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Additional Education and Resources

Family Law WorkshopPartnering with Family Law Professionals | A Training Course for Real Estate & Mortgage Professionals

5-Hour Online Training Course

Gain a thorough understanding of the opportunities and players in family law. Break down the anatomy of a diovrce, real property, and divorce mortgage planning. Implement a strategic business plan for building a presence partnering with family law professionals. 

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Negotiation LiteracyDivorce Literacy Publication

Divorce Literacy is a monthly publication dedicated to providing family lawyers and other family law professionals with the knowledge, skills, and resources to assist with divorce-related situations when working with divorcing homeowners who need real property and mortgage planning strategies.

Whether you're contending with debts, assets, child support, or a combination of complexities, Divorce Literacy brings creative strategies for a smoother and more successful resolution.

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Listen to Previous Interviews

Jennifer Brown CDLP Renovation RadioJennifer Brown, CDLP: Guest Speaker on Renovation Radio

Jennifer shares her experience as a CDLP® serving the Atlanta, GA area.

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The Thriving Chaos Project With Jody Bruns AdJody Bruns: Should I or Shouldn't I Keep the House?

Divorce can be devastating, both emotionally and financially. It's a delicate time that can easily result in making poor decisions. These decisions can have an impact on your finances for a long period of time. Making wise decisions can shorten the time it takes to recover financially.

Paulette and Jody join forces in this episode to share their years of experience and wisdom about just how important it is to consider "keeping the house" as 70% of divorces involve selling, refinancing, cash buyouts, or purchase of Real Estate.

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Real Divorce Talk With Dr. Sue AdDr. Sue Cornbluth & Jody Bruns

REPLAY: Dr. Sue Cornbluth interviews Jody Bruns as they discuss divorce, real estate, and mortgage financing. The challenges for divorcing couples and mortgage financing. The Role of the CDLP in divorce.

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Getting Split Ready Episode 11 With Jody BrunsSplit Ready Interview

Join us for a discussion with Jody Bruns, the President and Founder of the Divorce Lending Association. Jody is credited with establishing industry certification programs for mortgage professionals working with divorcing clients. Jody takes her knowledge further as an approved continuing education provider for multiple state bar associations and financial planning boards educating attorneys, financial planners, and other divorce professionals on the underlying concerns when divorce and real estate meet head-on.

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Mandy Walker: Conversations About DivorceConversations About Divorce With Mandy Walker, Divorce Coach

For most couples, the marital home is the bulk of their wealth. If one party wants to keep the home, it means buying out the other party. That typically means refinancing. If you’re leaving the home, then you’ll likely be looking to buy another - that means finding financing. Regardless, it’s complicated. What you don’t know could hurt you.

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Jody Bruns and Ron Siegel Radio ShowDivorce, Real Estate, and Mortgage Lending: How They Intersect

A Southern California mortgage expert and bonafide political junkie, Ron Siegel delivers intelligent, entertaining radio that makes the hard news of the week easy to understand! Ron Siegel is joined by Jody Bruns. Ron and Jody discuss 3 Hot Topics in the Housing Market Right Now; Real Time Real Estate; Your Credit Matters; Mortgage Minute; Word on Wealth; and so much more.

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