DALLAS, May 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- National home mortgage lender PrimeLending, A PlainsCapital Company, is proud to announce that Mark Raskin, a senior loan officer and branch manager (NMLS: 176513) with the company, was recently sworn in as President of the Texas Mortgage Bankers Association (TMBA) for the 2017 to 2018 term.
Since 1917, the TMBA has served the mutual interests of its members to preserve, enhance and advance the mortgage industry and real estate finance business in Texas through leadership, legislative advocacy and education.
"I am honored to serve the TMBA and its members this upcoming year as president," said Raskin. "I'm passionate about making a difference in the mortgage industry, and I'm looking forward to continuing just that in this leadership role."
Raskin has been with PrimeLending for over 8 years and has been an active board member of the TMBA for over 9 years. He has also been named a Five Star Professional by Texas Monthly magazine from 2012-2016, designated as a Top Originator by Scotsman Guide from 2014-2016 and a recipient of D Magazine Best Mortgage Professional for multiple years1.
"Mark is going to bring a different perspective to the TMBA; he's an advocate for getting young people involved in the TMBA and mortgage banking. His leadership will be an asset to the organization," said Scott Bristol, PrimeLending President, who is also a TMBA board member.
The induction ceremony for Raskin was held at the Hyatt Regency Hill Country Resort and Spa in San Antonio, Texas on May 23, following an inspirational speech by former President George W. Bush earlier in the morning.
About PrimeLending - PrimeLending, a PlainsCapital Company, is a national residential mortgage originator. In the last four consecutive years, PrimeLending was 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 member of the Hilltop Holdings Inc. (NYSE: HTH) family of companies. More information at PrimeLending.com.
1Listed as a D Magazine Best Mortgage Professional from 2010-2014.
*Ranked by Marketrac® for purchase units nationally for Jan.-Dec. 2012 - 2016. Equal Housing Lender. All loans subject to credit approval. Rates and fees subject to change. Mortgage financing provided by PrimeLending, a PlainsCapital Company (NMLS No.: 13649). PrimeLending, a PlainsCapital Company is a wholly owned subsidiary of a state-chartered bank and is an exempt lender in TX. V021216.