Founded in 1960 when the modern U.S. mortgage industry was just forming, Guild Mortgage Company is a nationally recognized independent mortgage lender offering pilot and niche residential mortgage products and local in-house processing, underwriting and funding. Its collegial and entrepreneurial culture enables it to deliver personalized customer service. Having been through every economic cycle, the company has grown 15-fold since 2007, and now has close to 4,000 employees and 205 retail branches in 33 states. Guild's highly trained loan professionals are experienced in government-sponsored programs such as FHA, VA, USDA, down payment assistance programs and other specialized loan programs. The company generated $16.53 billion in loan volume in 2018, as compared to $1.23 billion in 2007. In addition, Guild services more than 220,000 loans, which totaled $46.53 billion as of December 31, 2018. It has correspondent banking relationships with credit unions and community banks in 43 states and services loans in 47 states.
Terry Schmidt, Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer, Guild Mortgage
Terry Schmidt, Executive Vice President, CFO