– Fellowship offers opportunity to delve into lending and housing issues –
(Bedford, September 8, 2017) – Ten Granite State mortgage professionals who work with homebuyers have been named 2018 New Hampshire Housing Homeownership Fellows. This special program offers an interactive and educational opportunity to explore the issues and challenges of the mortgage finance system. Fellows participate in sessions about housing and public policy, housing and economic development, state government issues, and New Hampshire Housing’s homeownership programs.
A highlight of the fellowship is meeting with members of New Hampshire’s Congressional delegation while in Washington, D.C., and the opportunity to discuss issues with representatives from Fannie Mae, the Federal Housing Administration, and USDA Rural Development.
The 2018 New Hampshire Housing Fellows are:
- Benjamin Carmen, Loan Officer, Merrimack Mortgage, Nashua
- Tricia Corson, Mortgage Planner, Regency Mortgage, Bedford
- Tracy Jordan, Loan Originator, St. Mary’s Bank, Concord
- Tammie Mahoney, Loan Officer, Bank of New Hampshire, Laconia
- Christine Greenwood, Loan Officer, Savings Bank of Walpole, Keene
- Terri Crate, VP, Senior Retail Loan Officer, Sugar River Bank, Newport
- Jane Jordan, Senior Loan Officer & Branch Manager, Mortgage Network, Laconia
- Matthew Mercier, Realtor, Re/Max Insight, Salem
- Zac Saunders, Loan Originator, Residential Mortgage Services, Bedford
- Renee Woodard, Deputy Director, The Housing Partnership, Portsmouth
“Our Fellows program offers a unique opportunity for New Hampshire lenders and real estate professionals to gain a deeper understanding of the mortgage system and the varied influences on it,” said Dean Christon, executive director of New Hampshire Housing. “Beyond learning about residential lending practices and housing issues at the local and national level, they will explore affordable housing issues in the Granite State.”
Details about the New Hampshire Housing Homeownership Fellows are available at www.nhhfa.org/homeownership-fellowship-program.
2018 NHHFA Fellows (l-r): Tammie Mahoney, Tricia Corson, Renee Woodard, Christine Greenwood, Jane Jordan, Ignatius MacLellan (NHHFA), Matt Mercier, Brenda Mahoney (NHHFA), Benjamin Carmen,
Zac Saunders, Terri Crate, Tracy Jordan.
About New Hampshire Housing: As a self-supporting public benefit corporation, New Hampshire Housing Finance Authority promotes, finances and supports affordable housing. The Authority operates a number of rental and homeownership programs designed to assist low- and moderate-income persons with obtaining affordable housing. Since its inception, New Hampshire Housing has helped more than 44,000 families purchase their own homes and has been instrumental in financing the creation of more than 14,500 multi-family housing units. www.NHHFA.org | www.GoNHHFA.com