Last week ""Churchill Mortgage"":http://www.churchillmortgage.com/ released a statement announcing its expansion into the Houston market, marking a grab for the mortgage company with branches and services in 25 states.[IMAGE]
""We are proud to grow our network of branch locations by establishing a physical footprint in Houston and I know I speak for Candace and the entire ""Churchill Mortgage"":http://www.churchillmortgage.com/ team in saying that we are eager to begin the work of serving the local community,"" said Mike Hardwick, president of ""Churchill Mortgage"":http://www.churchillmortgage.com/.[COLUMN_BREAK]
The statement added that real estate veteran Candace Jones will helm the new branches and oversee a team of loan originators.
With more than 20 years of experience in local mortgage markets, Jones previously served as a retail branch manager for Envoy Mortgage and Wells Fargo. She also managed real estate advertising accounts at the ""_Houston Chronicle_"":http://www.chron.com/.
""Churchill Mortgage"":http://www.chron.com/ will open two new offices near the Galleria and Sam Houston Parkway in North Houston, according to the statement.
The locations will allow the company to service Brazoria, Chambers, Fort Bend, Harris, Liberty, Montgomery, and Waller counties.
Founded in 1992, ""Churchill Mortgage"":http://www.chron.com/ supplies ""Federal Housing Administration"":http://portal.hud.gov/hudportal/HUD?src=/program_offices/housing/fhahistory and ""Veterans Affairs"":http://www.va.gov/ residential mortgages.
The company lays claim to its place as the only mortgage lender endorsed by nationally syndicated radio personality Dave Ramsey.