News Releases Joins Ranks of Exclusive Lists: The Inc. 5000 and the Top Online Residential Lenders

National Listings Underscore Online Lender's Leadership

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Nov. 17, 2010 /PRNewswire/ --, a direct mortgage lender, has been named to two exclusive listings illustrating the company's expanding leadership position in the national business community.'s 94% revenue growth rate from the three-year selection criteria of 2006-2009 earned the company its ranking on the recently unveiled Inc. 5000. In another national listing aggregated by MortgageStats and SourceMedia, Inc., placed ninth among U.S. residential lenders by online retail volume in Quarter 2 of 2010.


(Logo: has funded billions of dollars of loans for borrowers who have come to expect nothing less than excellence in the customer experience that delivers.

"We're honored to be recognized nationally and see the rankings as validation that we, along with fellow honorees, understand our customers," says CEO, Keith Luedeman.

"Our focus is constant as a World Class Lender in leveraging technology and inspired, vibrant employees in helping borrowers across the U.S. through one of the largest and most important financial decisions of their life – purchasing or refinancing a home," adds Luedeman.

The Inc. 5000 list, which is in its fourth year, represents a comprehensive view of the most important segment of the economy – America's independent-minded entrepreneurs. Despite the recent recession, aggregate revenue among the companies on the Inc. 5000 list increased more than 50 percent from last year to $321.6 billion. This year's Inc. 5000 employ a record 1.4 million people. is a leading provider of hard data on the US housing finance market and provides industry-wide listings trusted to accurately present unbiased information in various formats to subscribers and the public.

About is a Charlotte, NC–based Internet mortgage lender providing mortgage loans that eliminate excessive fees and paperwork and are faster, less cumbersome and less stressful than typical, offline loan services. is a direct mortgage lender, not a loan referral website or loan market place that provides better, more personal mortgage services by being immediately accessible and responsive to customers. By utilizing the Internet and advanced technology processes, enables consumers to obtain purchase and refinance mortgage loans from the convenience of their own homes that are consistently lower than the national average. is ranked 9th among online residential lenders across the United States in mortgage volume, ranked in the 2009 Inc. 5000 List and has been listed as one of 2008's Top 25 Tech-Savvy Lenders by Mortgage Technology Magazine. Founded in 1999, provides residential mortgage lending in 13 states across the US. The company prides itself on assisting those in search of the best mortgage for all credit situations by providing education, self-service tools and personal support via knowledgeable Mortgage Professionals to answer questions, in addition to Mortgage Calculators, Mortgage School, Helps and Tips accessible at  - WHERE LOANS CLICK.


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