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Gateway Opens New Mortgage Center in Texas

FRISCO, Tex., September 21, 2020 – Gateway Mortgage Group, a division of Gateway First Bank, announced it has opened a new mortgage center in Texas to meet increased demand from local communities for home financing. The new opening in Frisco, bring Gateway’s footprint to eight in the DFW Metroplex. Gateway has over forty centers in the state of Texas and more than 150 mortgage centers across the United States.

“Gateway is excited to expand here in the Dallas/Fort Worth area,” said Tracy Weseman, Mortgage Sales Manager. “Our team of local mortgage experts are thrilled to bring our best in class service to Frisco, and to all the surrounding North Texas markets.”

Frisco is an emerging, and a fast-growing city making it an attractive place for new homeowners to call it home. Both new homebuyers and current homeowners are taking advantage of lower interest rates, making the Dallas/Fort Worth housing market prosperous. “Gateway continues to grow to meet the increasing demand for mortgage services,” said Scott Gesell, CEO of Gateway. “We are committed to the families and communities we serve. Our momentum is a testament to our team members’ persistent focus on the customer.”

Gateway has seen record-breaking volume since 2019, hitting a new record high of $1 billion in a month for funding just after the company celebrated the 20th anniversary in February. Gateway has originated more than $7.2 billion in mortgage loans year-to-date through August, putting the company on track to surpass its record-breaking year of $7.7 billion funded loans in 2019.

About Gateway First Bank 

Gateway First Bank is a leading financial institution that provides banking and mortgage services for consumers and commercial customers. Headquartered in Jenks, Oklahoma, Gateway is a $1.9 billion asset sized bank with a strong mortgage operation.  Gateway is one of the largest banking and mortgage operations in the United States with six bank branches in Oklahoma, over 160 mortgage centers in 42 states, and almost 1,600 employees.  Learn more at Member FDIC, Equal Housing Lender (NMLS 7233)

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