Mortgage lender reaches out to 150 teammates in the fast-growing PNW region just two years after launch
PORTLAND, Oregon., August 26, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Churchill Mortgage, an industry leader providing conventional home mortgages, FHA, VA and USDA across 48 states, announced today the next phase of its Pacific Northwest expansion with the acquisition of Team Canales, a team led by three women with over 40 years of collective mortgage experience specializing in individual home lending for a wide range of buyers. As a result of this acquisition, PNW has a total headcount of nearly 150, making Churchill one of the fastest growing mortgage lenders in the region.
Canales team founded Katie Canales in 1998 provides conventional loans, FHA, VA and USDA loans to families hoping to find the best home to suit their lifestyle. Under Canales’ direction as the initiator of the mortgage loan, the team also includes Katie’s twin sister, Trisha parkeras a credit processor, and Courtney Benson, also a credit processor. With over four decades of cumulative industry experience, Team Canales will help expand Churchill’s presence in the PNW region, especially across Oregon v Salem, Portland, Evgeniy and Corvallis…
“Katie and her team are deeply rooted in Salem “, – said Kevin J. Hannah, President Churchill of the Pacific Northwest Region mortgage. “Expanding our PNW presence gives us additional firepower to positively impact local communities by deploying resources that enable our clients to achieve the ultimate dream of debt-free home ownership. The Canales team truly embodies the Churchill Mortgage culture and values, making them a seamless transition into our family. “
Since buying a home is a serious and stressful decision, the Canales team strives to make the home loan process as easy as possible for buyers by always answering questions and offering years of experience. “At Team Canales, we are here to help. We want to help others every step of the way to achieve their home ownership goals, ”said Canales. “We love what we do and are grateful for the partnership with Churchill Mortgage.”
Canales team joins PNW Churchill Mortgage during a period of rapid growth when the company recently surpassed 1 billion dollars in the annual volume of the loan just two years after the opening of the first branch. The division was launched in 2019 with a single office in Portland The company has just four team members and has since grown to 24 branches in seven states, with a diverse lineup of industry veterans and rising stars who are firmly rooted in their local communities.
Headquartered in Portland, the division recently opened branches in several markets throughout the region, including Astoria, Oregon.; Lake Oswego, Oregon.; Bend, ore.; Spokane, Washington.; Tacoma, Washington.; Boise, Idaho; Orem, Utah; and Anchorage, Alaska… The company offers a debt reduction program for all employees and partners with charities across its geographic reach, including Hunger Fighters, The Oregon Food Bank, Sackcloth & Ashes, With Love, Meg’s Moments for Life Jackets, Shepherd’s House Ministries, and the Youth Music Project. …
Churchill Mortgage, founded in 1992, is a privately held company with over 800 employees. As a leader in full service mortgages and financially, the company provides conventional mortgages as well as FHA, VA and USDA home loans in 48 states. As You Heard About Personal Finance Expert and Author Dave Ramsey A nationally syndicated radio show, the lender’s mission is to help borrowers get debt-free home ownership and amass wealth through a smarter mortgage plan, regardless of their starting point. Churchill Mortgage is a wholly owned subsidiary of Churchill Holdings, Inc.
Notable achievements for Churchill Mortgage include being recognized as Best National Workplace and Best Lender. Scotsman Guide: Residential, 8x Best Workplace Tennessee, one of the “best mortgage companies to work” according to National mortgage news and the company “Fast 50”, “Top 100 Private Company” and “Best in Business” according to Nashville Business Magazine… For more information on Churchill mortgages, visit Churchillmortgage.com or follow the company on LinkedIn, Twitter @ChurchillMtg, Instagram, Pinterest and Facebook…
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