Finding a Mortgage Pro
last modified: 27 Aug 2010
page manager: Deb Webb
Finding a good mortgage professional is easier today than a year ago. Look for a professional who has been licensed through the National Mortgage Licensing System (NMLS).
Individuals that are licensed Mortgage Loan Originators (MLO) have been through a rigorous education and testing process on both Federal and State specific laws where they operate. Additionally, they are required to take ongoing training each year to maintain their license.
You can easily identify these individuals since they a required to list their license number on any paperwork or marketing materials given to the public. You can also review their information by going to the NMLS Consumer page.
By using a licensed Originator, you are ensuring the individual your speaking with in working in your best interest. If not, there is now a Agency where you can directly take your complaint.