JENKS, Okla., June 15, 2017 – Gateway Mortgage Group, founded by Kevin Stitt, was named to the Scotsman Guide’s Top Mortgage Lenders list this month. Scotsman Guide, a leading resource for mortgage originators, ranked the country’s best lenders based on volume. Gateway placed 28th for overall volume and 8th for correspondent volume. The company’s volume was ranked and independently verified among entries from hundreds of mortgage companies.
“We are honored to be recognized for success in both our retail and correspondent channels” said Kevin Stitt, CEO of Gateway Mortgage Group. “Today, Gateway is focused on making the necessary investments in our personnel and infrastructure that will allow us to continue our growth trajectory across the nation,” he added.
In addition to its recent recognition from Scotsman Guide on 2016 origination numbers, Gateway has received several other recent awards that also promote the company’s culture of growth, family, and purpose: “50 Best Places to Work” by Mortgage Executive Magazine, “Top Workplaces” by National Mortgage Professional Magazine, “Top Workplaces” by The Oklahoman, “Inc 5000” by Inc. Magazine and “Top 100 Mortgage Companies” by Mortgage Executive Magazine.
Gateway is licensed in 38 states and now operates more than 145 Mortgage Centers across the country. The company’s annual loan volume is expected to exceed $6 billion in 2017, and its loan servicing portfolio will eclipse $16 billion.
“This Scotsman Guide ranking confirms Gateway’s commitment to growth and to the core values that drive our success,” said Stitt. “As we push towards our goal of becoming a top 10 mortgage lender in the nation, it’s imperative that we continue to foster a culture that gives purpose to where we have come from and where we are heading.”
Founded by Kevin Stitt in 2000, Oklahoma-based Gateway Mortgage Group LLC is a complete end-to-end mortgage banking firm that specializes in originations, servicing and correspondent lending. The company services more than $13.0 billion in residential mortgages. For more information about Gateway, visit www.GatewayLoan.com.