CARROLLTON, Texas and MADISON, Wis., Oct. 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation has been ranked as the #1 lender for the Guaranteed Rural Housing program nationally in both units and volume by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development for the fiscal year 2018.

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In the fiscal year 2018, Fairway closed approximately 2,923 units, which resulted in a total volume of over $437,471,469.  

«We see the USDA Guaranteed Loan program as an amazing tool to serve our local communities by assisting our low- and moderate-income customers in finding homeownership opportunities in rural areas. Fairway is grateful to have been recognized as the number one lender, by units and dollar volume, by the USDA for fiscal year 2018 on this program,» Scott Fletcher, President of Risk & Compliance, shared. «We appreciate our partnership with the USDA, through their efforts nationally and via their state and regional field office teams to provide financing options. Through continued training and outreach options, and via our relationships with GNMA and USDA, we look forward to continued growth and deployment of the Guaranteed Loan program to rural areas of the United States.»  

About Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation:

Founded in 1996 by Steve Jacobson and named by a childhood best friend, colleague and forever member of the Fairway family, Randy Cross, Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation is a mortgage lender headquartered in Madison, Wisconsin and Carrollton, Texas. The company has more than 500 locations and over 7,000 employees nationwide. At Fairway, customer service is a way of life. Not only are we dedicated to finding great loan products and rates for our customers, but we also offer some of the fastest turn times in the industry. Our goal is to act as a trusted advisor, providing highly personalized service and helping clients through every step of the loan process. It’s all designed to exceed expectations, guarantee satisfaction and earn trust.

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