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Mark J. Czarnecki
M&T Bank President Mark J. Czarnecki Dies at 61
Mark J. Czarnecki, who worked his way up form assistant branch manager to become president and chief operating officer at M&T Bank, passed away on Sunday at the age of 61. Czarnecki has been hospitalized in Buffalo, N.Y., and was... Read more
George Mason Mortgage, a subsidiary of Cardinal Bank, has announced the opening of a new mortgage office in McLean, Va.
Ben Fox to Lead New Tysons Corner Branch of George Mason Mortgage
George Mason Mortgage, a subsidiary of Cardinal Bank, has announced the opening of a new mortgage office in McLean, Va. The Tysons Corner office, located at 1750 Tysons Boulevard marks the 17th branch opening for George Mason Mortgage, as... Read more
Colleen G. Bara to Lead KeyBank Mortgage’s Sales Division
KeyBank has selected mortgage veteran Colleen G. Bara to drive the bank’s growing residential mortgage business, joining KeyBank from Bank of America. She will report to Mark R. Danahy, president of KeyBank Mortgage.   “Colleen’s stellar... Read more
Guild Mortgage Company has been recognized as one of San Diego’s Top Workplaces in 2016 by The San Diego Union-Tribune for the fourth consecutive year
Guild Mortgage Posts Record Growth in 2016
Guild Mortgage has reported record loan volume of $15.9 billion in 2016, up 15.3 percent from $13.8 billion in 2015.   Since 2010 when its loan volume was $4.1 billion, Guild has grown almost four-fold as it expanded from its base in the... Read more
LO Christina Taraborelli Joins Mortgage Network
Mortgage Network has announced that Christina Taraborelli has joined the company as a loan officer in the company's Conshohocken, Penn. branch office, where she will be responsible for serving the home financing needs of buyers and... Read more
In a move that will re-design the options available to credit unions for servicing first mortgage loans, myCUmortgage announced that it has launched its new mortgage servicing operation
myCUmortgage Launches New Servicing Operation
In a move that will re-design the options available to credit unions for servicing first mortgage loans, myCUmortgage announced that it has launched its new mortgage servicing operation. myCUmortgage is a leading Credit Union Service... Read more
NewLeaf Wholesale has announced the addition of 35 year industry veteran Tom Conklin to lead the Sales Division in national growth and recruitment in expanding markets
NewLeaf Wholesale Adds 35-Year Vet Tom Conklin
NewLeaf Wholesale has announced the addition of 35 year industry veteran Tom Conklin to lead the Sales Division in national growth and recruitment in expanding markets.   Tom’s energy-infused, relationship-based approach of business... Read more
Summit Funding has announced that Ron Kuhn will join the Summit Funding team
Summit Funding Adds Senior LO Ron Kuhn
Summit Funding has announced that Ron Kuhn will join the Summit Funding team.   Ron’s team provides a full spectrum of loan origination services and is committed to providing innovative solutions and real estate financing strategies. As a... Read more
Dart Appraisal has grown its panel of appraisers in Washington state by 15 percent since October 2016
Dart Appraisal Grows Its Washington Presence
Dart Appraisal has grown its panel of appraisers in Washington state by 15 percent since October 2016. Washington, and more specifically, greater Seattle, has been one of the most competitive real estate markets in the country for the past... Read more
Castle & Cooke Mortgage LLC has announced the opening of its new branch on the Hawaiian island of Maui
Castle & Cooke Mortgage Expands in the Nashville Market With New Additions
Castle & Cooke Mortgage has announced that mortgage sales veteran Jaeson Morris and three members of his sales team have joined the company’s Brentwood, Tenn. office. Morris will serve as branch manager, in tandem with current Branch... Read more