IRVING, Texas, Jan. 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Caliber Home Loans, Inc. ("Caliber"), a full-service national mortgage lender and agency direct seller/servicer, today announced that James "Jim" Owen has joined the Company as Vice President, Divisional Builder Manager of its National Builder Division for the Northeast, Midwest and Southeast Divisions.
"Adding the right leadership to support our sales force and help grow our purchase volume growth is an important initiative in our effort to establish a successful builder platform," said Michael Brown, SVP of Caliber's National Builder Division. "With more than 20 years of experience and a strong reputation in the mortgage industry, Jim will play an important role in business development, talent recruitment, training and education, and developing products for key builder initiatives."
"I am excited to join the Caliber team and to help grow its builder platform, which will combine essential Homebuilder-centric products and unrivaled operational excellence with the best sales force in the industry," said Mr. Owen. "Caliber has demonstrated its commitment to Homebuilders and I look forward to delivering the kind of execution and services that are essential to the Homebuilding industry."
Prior to joining Caliber Home Loans, Mr. Owen served as the Vice President, Divisional Builder Manager for Bank of America. In this role, he was responsible for developing home builder relationships throughout the Eastern United States. Mr. Owen has also been a leader in new construction volume, new accounts, and has spearheaded key product development initiatives. He also spent several years working for a large public mortgage company where he managed nearly $3 billion dollars in annual volume across 18 states.
About Caliber Home Loans, Inc.
Caliber Home Loans, Inc. is a privately-held financial services company. Caliber's headquarters are based in Irving, TX. The company is an approved Seller/Servicer for both Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, an approved issuer for Ginnie Mae and is an approved servicer for FHA, VA and the USDA. The company carries multiple servicer ratings from Standard & Poor's, Moody's, Fitch and DBRS. To learn more about Caliber, visit www.caliberhomeloans.com.
SOURCE Caliber Home Loans, Inc.