Based by Solon Gershman in 1955, Gershman Mortgage is celebrating its 65th 12 months of enterprise as a St. Louis-owned mortgage lender.
“It’s humbling to be a part of a company that has been round for 65 years,” President Adam Mason says. “I’ve been right here for 10 years, and now we have grown exponentially in that point [alone].”
At the moment, Gershman Mortgage is among the largest mortgage corporations within the Midwest and is at present one of many solely impartial mortgage corporations within the nation to supply residential, multifamily condo and healthcare facility financing. The corporate has grown to shut to 300 staff, unfold throughout 30 department areas all through eight states, with a mortgage quantity that has grown proportionately increased than its worker rely improve. “After I began we’d have had 4 areas,” Mason says. “We’re at all times rising and evolving.”
Gershman Mortgage locations its progress and success on its client-centric mannequin, with educated and skilled staff who’re devoted to sustaining a high-level of buyer expertise. “We pleasure ourselves on human interplay; we’ve applied huge expertise to assist with automation and bettering our course of, however we by no means need expertise to take the place of guiding folks by way of the house mortgage course of,” Mason says. “Our No. 1 precedence is customer support.”
In his 10 years working with Gershman Mortgage, Mason says he has loved the fast-paced and difficult business, however greater than that, has beloved working with folks and offering them the dream of residence possession or serving to with refinancing plans. For Mason, constructing that belief with the consumer is the largest reward.