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Equity Loans Opens New Office in Rockville, Md.

February 19, 2014



ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Equity Loans, a full service mortgage banker whose operations extend to more than 30 states, announced today that is has opened a new office in Maryland located at 7361 Calhoun Place, Suite 400 in Rockville. This is Equity Loans’ second office in Maryland.

The office will be led by Equity Loans’ newest branch manager, Carlos Martinez. Martinez is a mortgage industry veteran with more than 12 years of experience. Prior to joining Equity Loans, Martinez was a branch manager and mortgage banker for New America Financial. Additionally, Martinez previously served as a branch manager and mortgage banker for Empire Financial Services and served as a loan officer for Apex Funding. Martinez is fluent in three languages and earned a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Montgomery College.

“I am thrilled to join Equity Loans because it is clear that the company has a solid executive team that is willing to invest in talent and give Equity Loans’ offices and employees the support they need to grow the business,” said Martinez. “Rockville is an ideal market for Equity Loans to operate in because of its close proximity to Washington, D.C. as well as Northern Virginia, and not only do these markets have varying home prices, but they reflect the diversity of today’s borrower landscape.”

Martinez continued, “The mortgage industry is switching gears and the minority market is now one of the fastest growing segments in home purchases, so it is crucial for today’s lenders to be multilingual and have a diverse staff to relate to these different cultures.”

“This new office supports Equity Loans’ mission of continued growth and finding like-minded professionals who are committed to making homeownership a reality for a wide range of borrowers,” said Kunjan “KP” Patel, CEO of Equity Loans. “Carlos’ solid background in the mortgage industry expands our capabilities to serve today’s diverse market and we know that he is an instrumental addition to the Equity Loans team. We look forward to serving the Rockville community and its surrounding areas.”

About Equity Loans

Equity Loans is a full service mortgage banker whose operations extend to more than 30 states. Headquartered in Atlanta, Ga., Equity Loans provides a wide range of diverse, flexible mortgage packages for customers with a variety of backgrounds and financial needs without compromising follow through and customer service. Backed by a staff of experienced professionals, Equity Loans offers borrowers, brokers and lenders the strength and security of a forward-acting national mortgage banker, dedicated to excellence and client service. For more information, visit www.equityloans.com.





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