Mortgage Network Inc.
has announced that Aaron Benton
has joined the company's Hilton Head, S.C. branch as a Loan Officer. In his new role, Benton will help area residents throughout the Low Country region fulfill their homebuying or refinancing goals.
Benton is a recent graduate of Mortgage Network's Mortgage Banker in Training (MBIT) program, which enables highly motivated Loan Officer candidates to learn all aspects of the mortgage business. A native of Buffalo, N.Y., he graduated from St. John Fisher College with a degree in mathematics and adolescent education, before earning a Master's in Educational Leadership from the University of South Carolina. Before joining Mortgage Network, he served as a math teacher for Hilton Head Island High School and coached football at Hilton Head Island Middle School.
"As a former teacher and coach in our public schools, Aaron knows the Hilton Head community inside and out," said David Crowell, Senior Regional Manager with Mortgage Network. "With his gift for numbers and genuine interest in helping people, he's perfectly suited for educating homebuyers and homeowners about their financing decisions. We couldn't be happier to welcome him aboard."
Benton said, "Our beloved Low Country area is no longer a secret. The word is out that we're growing and becoming a more and more desirable place to live. If you are thinking about buying a home, now is a great time to speak to a trusted, qualified mortgage professional about your options. The good news is there are an increasing number of financing programs available for all types of buyers. Plus, the Mortgage Network team can tailor loans to fit almost anyone's needs."