Mortgage lender extends reach
A mortgage lender has deepened its presence in the region by opening a new branch.
Inlanta Mortgage said this month that is has opened an office in Grand Haven, at 216 Washington Ave.
The mortgage bank’s Michigan footprint also includes branches in Grand Rapids and Kentwood.
The Inlanta Mortgage branch is managed by Kolbey Nelson, a local resident and 16-year veteran of the mortgage industry.
Nelson brought his production manager, Michelle Nelson, and loan officer assistant, Leonard Zoe, with him to Inlanta.
Previously, Nelson was a manager with Guaranteed Rate and E Mortgage Management.
“Kolbey has the integrity and drive that we see in our company’s top producers and managers,” said Joe Ramis, VP of business development, Inlanta Mortgage.
Nelson said he’s excited to join Inlanta, because of the “great people” involved with its lending platform.
“Their technology and teamwork is a proven winner and will improve our team’s ability to deliver to our clients and business partners,” Nelson said.
Established in 1993, the company is headquartered in Brookfield, Wis.
Inlanta has more than 200 employees across 31 branches in 16 states, offering Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, jumbo and portfolio programs.
Inlanta has been named a “Top Mortgage Lender” by Scotsman Guide and one of the “Top 100 Mortgage Companies in America” by Mortgage Executive Magazine.
The Milwaukee Business Journal has named Inlanta a “Fastest Growing Firm,” as well as a “Top Workplace.”