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Certainty Home Lending Expands Into Central California With New Office

National mortgage lender Certainty Home Lending, a Guaranteed Rate Company, has named long-time industry professionals Ben Lerner and Bill Mott to lead its newly-opened branch operation in San Luis Obispo, California. 

Lerner and Mott will expand Certainty Home Lending’s geographic footprint in the California Central Coast marketplace. 

Bill Mott, who will serve as Originating Branch Manager, has served in the mortgage origination industry since 2002, focusing on growing sales operations and building long-term relationships with clients and partners.

Ben Lerner will serve as the Producing Branch Manager. Over his two decades in the mortgage lending industry, he has also cultivated numerous long-term relationships in various top-producing origination positions. He will also grow the branch’s client base and build Certainty’s footprint in the Central Coast market.

Certainty Home Lending is a national mortgage lending company that uses elite technology to empower service-focused team members to deliver a world-class customer experience. The company prides itself on excellent employee satisfaction ratings, a deep portfolio of loan products, and a commitment to learning and meeting each client’s unique financial needs. 

“Ben and Bill are well-regarded in the mortgage lending community, deservedly so,” said Certainty Home Lending CEO Franco Terango. “They are masterful relationship builders, and their focus on long-term service has made them favorites in every market they’ve served. Their focus on clients, partners, and their team makes them an impeccable fit for our company and philosophy. They should provide a significant boost as we grow our footprint in California and along the West Coast.”