LendingTree Recognizes Excellence in Customer Service among Network Lenders

Top Ten Customer-Rated Lenders announced for Q4 2012 and Q1 2013

May 03, 2013, 11:20 ET from LendingTree

CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree, the nation's leading online lending exchange, announced the recipients of its annual Lender Excellence in Customer Service Awards which are presented to lenders on the LendingTree network who consistently demonstrate superior customer service.

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"Since LendingTree has over 250 lenders on the network who provide competition, choice and convenience to our customers, we feel it's important to recognize and applaud outstanding lender performance," said Doug Lebda, founder and CEO of LendingTree.  "This year's award winners epitomize exceptional service to our borrowers and performance on the LendingTree network."

  • Excellence in Customer Service Award
    • HomePlus Mortgage
    • Pacific Beneficial Mortgage Company

LendingTree has also announced the top ten customer-rated lenders on its network based on reviews for the fourth quarter of 2012 as well as the first quarter of 2013.  The list of Top Ten Lenders for Q4 2012 and Q1 2013 is created based on a weighted average using combination of rating and volume.  Lenders were rated on mortgage rates, fees and closing costs, responsiveness, customer service and overall experience.

Top Ten LendingTree Network Lenders – Q4 2012
(Based on LendingTree Lender Ratings and Reviews 10/1/2012 – 12/31/2012)

  1. Great Western Financial Services
  2. Pacific Beneficial Mortgage Company
  3. Reliance First Capital
  4. Supreme Lending
  5. HomePlus Mortgage
  6. Silver Fin Capital Group
  7. Residential Home Mortgage
  8. Cliffco Mortgage Bankers
  9. Royal United Mortgage
  10. FirstSouth Mortgage

Top Ten LendingTree Network Lenders – Q1 2013
(Based on LendingTree Lender Ratings and Reviews 1/1/2013 – 3/31/2013)

  1. Great Western Financial Services
  2. Pacific Beneficial Mortgage Company
  3. Residential Home Mortgage Corporation
  4. Affinity Mortgage
  5. Guaranty Federal Mortgage
  6. Integrated Financial Group, Inc
  7. Arbor Mortgage
  8. Supreme Lending
  9. HomePlus Mortgage
  10. First Preferred Mortgage

LendingTree provides more than 250 lenders from across the country a source of interested borrowers looking for home loans such as new purchase mortgage, refinance and home equity, as well as personal and auto loans. To learn more about our lenders, visit www.lendingtree.com/mortgage-lenders. For information about the joining the LendingTree network of lenders, please visit https://www.lendingtree.com/about/partner-with-us.

About LendingTree, LLC
LendingTree, LLC is the nation's leading online source for competitive home loan offers, empowering consumers during the mortgage, refinance or auto loan process.  LendingTree provides an online marketplace which connects consumers with multiple lenders that compete for their business, as well as an array of online tools and information to help consumers find the best loan. Since inception, LendingTree has facilitated more than 30 million loan requests and $214 billion in closed loan transactions. LendingTree provides access to lenders offering mortgages and refinance loans, home equity loans/lines of credit, and more. LendingTree, LLC is a subsidiary of Tree.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: TREE). For more information go to www.lendingtree.com, dial 800-555-TREE, join our Facebook page and/or follow us on Twitter @LendingTree.

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