Washington Trust has opened The Washington Trust Home Loan Center, a mortgage loan production office located at 171 Service Avenue, just off Route 95 in Warwick The office is managed by longtime Rhode Island mortgage professional Al Grant and a team of mortgage specialists. Mortgage loan processing and underwriting is done on-site allowing for fast, efficient mortgage processing.
Washington Trust, one of the top mortgage lenders in Rhode Island and southeastern New England, also announced that the Bank is committed to substantially increasing its lending to Rhode Island homeowners by originating more than $300 million in mortgage loans in the Ocean State. The Bank is also committed to hiring a dozen mortgage lending professionals to work in its expanding mortgage area.
“Rhode Island is our home and Washington Trust is committed to helping Rhode Islanders with their mortgage needs,” Joseph J. MarcAurele, Washington Trust Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer said in a statement. “Our new Warwick mortgage office is centrally located within the state, so it is convenient for homeowners seeking mortgage advice, competitive loan products, and outstanding personal service.”