Streak marks a decade as lender with most producers
CHICAGO, April 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Guaranteed rate companiesa leader in mortgages and digital financial services, is proud to announce that, for the tenth consecutive year, it has more top originators than any other company on the Scotsman Guide’s prestigious annual list.
A recognized benchmark in the industry, the list celebrates loan originators who excel in customer service and professional expertise. In 2022, the family of Guaranteed Rate companies, which includes Guaranteed rate, Guaranteed rate affinity and Correct ratehas over 570 ranked originators for the highest volume and over 720 ranked originators for most closed loans.
“Having the most initiators on this list for a decade in a row is a tremendous team win,” said Guaranteed Rate’s president and CEO. Victor Ciardelli. “Our loan originators are the backbone of this business, and it’s truly amazing to see so many people recognized for their hard work, expertise and success.”
Guaranteed Rate has three originators in the top 10 highest volume, including Shant Banosien at No. 2 with more $2.2 billion and Ben Cohen at No. 3. with more than $1.6 billion. Risha Kilaruwhich is now part of the company’s joint venture Point of origintook 10th place, with more than $834 million in the total volume of loans.
The success of guaranteed rate companies in these rankings has been fueled by its industry-leading buying platform and directly reflects the record year it had in 2022, in which its total loan volume exceeded $116 billion.
About Guaranteed Rate Companies
Guaranteed Rate Companies is a leader in mortgage lending and digital financial services. Based at Chicagoguaranteed rate companies have more than 10,000 employees in more than 850 branches across the United States, serving all 50 states and washington d.c. Since its launch in 2000, Rate Guarantee Companies have helped more than one million homeowners with home purchase loans and refinances, with a total loan volume of more than $116 billion in 2021 alone. The company has established itself as an industry leader by introducing innovative technology, offering low rates and offering unparalleled customer service. Honors and awards include: Best Lender for Online Service for 2018 by US News & World Report; Best Mortgage Lender for Online Loans and Best Mortgage Lender for Refinance by NerdWallet for 2021; HousingWire’s 2020 Tech100 Award for the company’s leading FlashClose℠ technology; #3 in the Scotsman Guide’s 2021 list of top retail mortgage lenders; Chicago Agent Magazine’s Lender of the Year for six consecutive years; and the Chicago Tribune’s Best Workplaces list for seven consecutive years. To visit rates.com for more information.
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