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Gateway Opens New Mortgage Center in Texas

KELLER, Tex., October 20, 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 Keller brings Gateway’s footprint to eleven in the DFW Metroplex. Gateway has over forty centers in the state of Texas and more than 150 mortgage centers across the United States.

“Our mission at Gateway is to wow our clients with a world class experience, so they would go out of their way to refer others to our team,” said Jeff Chisum, Mortgage Sales Manager. “Our desire is to help local families and surrounding communities build a financial legacy that will impact future generations.”  

Keller 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 Keller’s 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 $8.2 billion in mortgage loans year-to-date through September, 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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