Skip to main content

First Community Mortgage Names New Head Of Community Engagement

Navi Persaud
Nov 12, 2020
handshake deal

First Community Mortgage named Antonio Roundtree as the company's vice president of Community Engagement.

Roundtree will be responsible for increasing lending activities, promoting homebuyer and financial education programs and community outreach efforts across the communities that First Community Mortgage serves, according to Keith Canter, the company's CEO. Photo of Antonio Roundtree

"In this strategic role Antonio will help us meet the needs of historically underserved communities – by leading our efforts to provide affordable housing products, resources, tools and events that help build generational wealth, championing diversity and inclusion improvement, furthering the reach of our Multi-Cultural Lending Initiative Division, and facilitating more relationships and growth of our retail division," added Canter.

"It's exciting to launch our Community Development Initiative, the primary tool toward intentional engagement, providing communities with relevant assistance, educational and financial services to generate more homeownership opportunities," said Roundtree, an Austin Peay University criminal justice graduate who also served in the U.S. Army as an engineer.

Published
Nov 12, 2020
Rocket Pro Announces Major Initiatives

Company brings Rocket Tech, the Rocket Network and Rocket Marketing to mortgage brokers across the country

Industry News
Oct 19, 2021
FormFree Taps Amazon Web Services For Consumer Financial Identity Solutions

FormFree will use Amazon's blockchain technology to manage its latest consumer Financial DNA solution and its newly introduced FormFree Exchange.

Tech
Oct 19, 2021
Synergy One Lending Increases Its Capital By $50M

San Diego-based Synergy One Lending Inc. completed a $50 million corporate note financing with a consortium of institutional investors.

Industry News
Oct 19, 2021
TransUnion Sees Untapped Growth Opportunity For The Mortgage Industry

A study conducted by TransUnion, which explores the creditworthiness of low-to-moderate income consumers, revealed that the segment represents a $300 billion growth opportunity for the mortgage industry.

Analysis and Data
Oct 19, 2021
Zillow Stock Falls After It Halts Buying Houses To Flip

Zillow’s stock fell nearly 10% Monday after the company announced its Zillow Offers division would stop buying homes.

Industry News
Oct 19, 2021
MBA Swears In New Officers For 2021-22

Kristy Fercho, executive vice president and head of home lending at Wells Fargo, is the new chairman.

Industry News
Oct 18, 2021