Guaranteed rate Inc. announced that 21 of its loan originators were featured in the National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals’ (NAHREP®) Top 250 Latino Mortgage Originators’ eighth annual report. The prestigious list recognizes the best Latin American mortgage professionals in the United States, according to a statement. Of the 88 companies featured in the 2022 report, Guaranteed Rate, Inc. had the second-highest number of recognized originators, the company said.

“The NAHREP Top 250 celebrates and recognizes the nation’s leading Latino mortgage originators. The dedication and hard work of this elite group is responsible for billions of dollars in home mortgages, putting people in homes in one of the most competitive markets in history,” commented the NAHREP President. 2022, Luis Padilla, in a statement.

The company says the recognition comes after a recent series of digital advancements and strategic hires made by Guaranteed Rate to expand its Language Access Program (LAP) and better serve the Hispanic homebuyer community. These movements began with the hiring of Camilo Escalante, executive director of Diverse Segments, and Arlyn Kalinski, vice president of LEP compliance, to lead the LAP. Their efforts resulted in the launch of Rate Guaranteed’s national bilingual processing team and the Spanish rate.com and Digital Mortgage Application*. The final phase of the LAP is expected to be completed later this year when the company rolls out Spanish language loan disclosures nationwide, becoming the first lender in the country to offer full end-to-end mortgage origination in Spanish, the company said. .

“Over the past two years, we have set out to build the best platform for the Hispanic community in our industry. We have invested in these important infrastructure projects so that the 40 million Spanish-speaking people in the United States truly feel that there is a lender making the effort to meet their needs and earn their business,” said Climbing. “We’re proud to have so many of our employees on this list, as it shows that top Hispanic mortgage professionals are also noticing the steps we’ve taken, and they’re choosing Guaranteed Rate as their platform to serve this important community. in full growth. “

To view this year’s report, click here.

*At launch, rate.com in Spanish will offer 160 translated site pages. Also at launch, the Spanish Digital Mortgage will be available for properties in 45 states and all mortgage disclosures; notes and mortgages will only be available in English until the end of this year.