PrimeLending Loan Officers Named Among List of Top 200 Originators by Mortgage Executive Magazine

DALLAS--()--Top 10 National Mortgage Lender*, PrimeLending, a PlainsCapital Company, proudly announces six PrimeLending loan originators have been ranked in the “Top 200 Mortgage Originators 2017” by Mortgage Executive Magazine. The loan originators listed in the Top 200 are:

Diane Clark (NMLS: 76844), #24
Lisa Nicholas (NMLS: 113687), #42
Artin Babayan (NMLS: 304962), #55
Alex Varela (NMLS: 184823), #120
Chuck Hage (NMLS: 129921), #121
Chad Trease (NMLS: 413867), #130

“We believe our loan officers are the best in the business in terms of industry expertise, customer service and the ability to get the job done and done right,” said Steve Thompson, President of PrimeLending. “I am so proud of these loan officers and congratulate them on their outstanding achievement – we are truly grateful for their leadership and relentless commitment to excellence.”

Mortgage Executive Magazine compiles an annual Top Mortgage Originators list based on total yearly mortgage volume, with entries not including the loan volume of associate or junior originators who earn a commission on the same loan files. The magazine creates the list to “recognize and celebrate the service, dedication, and hard work that leading mortgage originators put into serving their clients.”

Additionally, 84 PrimeLending loan originators were ranked in the Top 1% of mortgage originators by Mortgage Executive Magazine.

About PrimeLending

PrimeLending, a PlainsCapital Company, is a national residential mortgage originator. Since 2012, PrimeLending has been listed as a top 10 mortgage lender in the nation in purchase units*. Offering fixed-rate, adjustable-rate, FHA, VA, USDA and jumbo home loans, refinancing and relocation programs, PrimeLending is authorized to make loans in 50 states and the District of Columbia. Founded in 1986, PrimeLending is a wholly owned subsidiary of PlainsCapital Bank, which in turn is a wholly owned subsidiary of Hilltop Holdings Inc. (NYSE: HTH). More information at Equal Housing Lender.

* Ranked by Marketrac® for purchase units nationally for Jan.-Dec. 2012-2016.

All loans subject to credit approval. Rates and fees subject to change. Equal Housing Lender.

© 2018 PrimeLending, a PlainsCapital Company. (NMLS: 13649).


Mandy Jordan, 972-852-8235

Release Summary

Ninety PrimeLending loan originators were recognized in Mortgage Executive Magazine's Top Mortgage Originators in America 2017 issue.


Mandy Jordan, 972-852-8235