Equity Loans has announced that is has opened a new office in Maryland, the company's second in the state of Maryland. The office will be led by Equity Loans’ newest branch manager, Carlos Martinez, a 12-year veteran of the industry. Prior to joining Equity Loans, Martinez was a branch manager and mortgage banker for New America Financial. Additionally, Martinez previously served as a branch manager and mortgage banker for Empire Financial Services and served as a loan officer for Apex Funding. Martinez is fluent in three languages and earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Montgomery College.
“I am thrilled to join Equity Loans because it is clear that the company has a solid executive team that is willing to invest in talent and give Equity Loans’ offices and employees the support they need to grow the business,” said Martinez. “Rockville is an ideal market for Equity Loans to operate in because of its close proximity to Washington, D.C. as well as Northern Virginia, and not only do these markets have varying home prices, but they reflect the diversity of today’s borrower landscape.”
“This new office supports Equity Loans’ mission of continued growth and finding like-minded professionals who are committed to making homeownership a reality for a wide range of borrowers,” said Kunjan “KP” Patel, CEO of Equity Loans. “Carlos’ solid background in the mortgage industry expands our capabilities to serve today’s diverse market and we know that he is an instrumental addition to the Equity Loans team. We look forward to serving the Rockville community and its surrounding areas.”