SANTA BARABARA, Calif. – April 2, 2015 – RPM Mortgage, Inc., a leading private mortgage lender, is proud to announce the grand opening of its Santa Barbara branch. The new office is located at 319 E. Carrillo Street, Suite 100.
To celebrate, the office hosted a grand opening celebration on the evening of Thursday, March 19. Approximately 200 people from the community attended and were entertained by Dos Pueblos High School jazz band and catered artistic bites.
Jennifer Ellison, a 20 year mortgage veteran and Santa Barbara native, leads the office as branch manager. In 2014 she was recognized by Mortgage Executive Magazine, ranking #105 on their list of Top 200 Mortgage Originators in America. Recently, both Susan Bonanno and Michele Herrera joined the office as loan advisors and bring with them a combined 34 years in the local Santa Barbara market.
“We were drawn to RPM because of the company’s can do, will do spirit and support of its loan advisors,” said Ellison. “We are particularly excited to be able to draw from such a wide array of jumbo loan offerings to meet the unique needs of our Santa Barbara clientele.”
RPM’s in-house mortgage lending operations allows its loan advisors to offer streamlined processes, fast turnaround times and a wide selection of loan programs. According to Trulia, the average listing price of homes for sale in Santa Barbara hovers around $2.2 million – requiring the need for more experienced lenders that specialize in the jumbo market.
For more information about RPM’s new Santa Barbara office, please visit http://www.rpm-mtg.com/santabarbara or call 805.770.5500.
About RPM Mortgage
Based in Alamo, California, RPM Mortgage, Inc. is a private mortgage lender. Since 1986, trust, knowledge and community focus have been the core values upon which RPM has built a reputation as a trusted mortgage lender. Scotsman Guide ranked RPM as the No. 5 mortgage lender in Top Retail Volume and No. 14 in Top Overall Volume for 2013. In addition, RPM is the only privately owned U.S. mortgage originator to have earned Standard & Poor’s (S&P) Above Average ranking in all ratings categories and was also named one of S&P’s Select Servicers in 2014. RPM services more than $3 billion in loans and their footprint of nearly 60 branches serves communities across Arizona, California, Colorado, Nevada, Oregon, Texas, Washington, Idaho and North Dakota. For more information, please visit http://www.rpm-mtg.com or call 925.295.9300.
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