Nicholas DelTorto Elected to Mortgage Bankers Association Residential Board of Governors

Nicholas DelTorto Mortgage Banker of the Year award

Nicholas DelTorto elected to Mortgage Bankers Association Residential Board of Governors

Inlanta is please to announce our President, Nicholas DelTorto, was elected to the National Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) Residential Board of Governors (RESBOG).With this appointment, DelTorto becomes the first member of the Wisconsin Mortgage Bankers Association (WMBA) to be elected to the RESBOG.

“It is an honor to be named to the Mortgage Bankers Association’s Residential Board of Governors,” DelTorto said. “I’m looking forward to working with some of the industry’s most respected and knowledgeable professionals to help represent and guide the residential mortgage financing concerns and challenges of our industry.”

The Mortgage Bankers Association is governed by a Board of Directors containing 26 people who are responsible for the overall management of the organization’s affairs. RESBOG handles the residential interests of MBA members, while the Commercial Real Estate/Multifamily Board of Governors (COMBOG) handles commercial interests.

DelTorto will help carry out the MBA’s mission to establish an environment that enables members to achieve their personal business objectives and come together as a community to act as a voice for important regulatory and legislative issues affecting the industry. The organization seeks to represent all segments of the real estate finance industry and all types of stakeholders, including small town members to major Wall Street players.

DelTorto also recognized with WMBA Mortgage Banker of the Year Award

DelTorto was also recently presented with the Mortgage Banker of the Year award from the WMBA, a tremendous honor. This award, along with appointment to the board, is a testament to the quality of leadership he brings to the table with Inlanta. Our mission is to be a trusted home financing partner; having a company president who is a highly recognized, esteemed mortgage banker and a member of an influential industry governing body, such as the RESBOG, is another reason clients can feel good about placing their faith in Inlanta. Inlanta is the second largest mortgage financing provider in greater Milwaukee as ranked by the Milwaukee Business Journal. Inlanta has also been recognized as the #1 FHA, USDA and WHEDA lender in the state of Wisconsin.

“My goal, both as a member of RESBOG and with Inlanta, is to represent the best interests of residential mortgage providers of home mortgage financing and the customers we serve. The real estate and home mortgage market is the lynch pin to a strong economy,” said DelTorto. “I’m excited, after 33 years of my career, to have the opportunity to contribute to making a difference to the home mortgage finance process and work toward a simpler and safer market for everyone.”

Our Mission Statement

Our mission is to be the home financing partner that you trust to serve your family, friends and community. Through our family of dedicated mortgage professionals, our commitment is to deliver an exceptional experience. Our unwavering dedication to integrity, honesty and ethics is the foundation of all of our relationships.

About Inlanta Mortgage

Headquartered in Brookfield, Wisconsin, Inlanta Mortgage is a growing mortgage banking firm committed to quality mortgage lending, ethical operations and strong customer service.

Inlanta Mortgage offers Fannie Mae/Freddie Mac agency products, as well as a full suite of jumbo and portfolio programs. The company is an agency approved lender for Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae, FHA/VA, FHA 203K and USDA. Inlanta Mortgage also offers numerous state bond agency programs. Review Inlanta’s mortgage loan programs.

Inlanta Mortgage was recently named a Top Workplace for a third time in 2015. Inlanta has also received the Platinum Million Dollar USDA Lender Award and has been recognized as a Top Mortgage Employer by National Mortgage Professional and a Top 100 Mortgage Banking Company and 100 Best Mortgage Companies to Work For by Mortgage Executive Magazine.

Locate an Inlanta Mortgage loan officer at https://www.inlanta.com/locations. Learn more about Inlanta Mortgage branch partnership opportunities or third-party origination solutions at http://www.inlantapartners.com, call 262-439-4260 or email partners@inlanta.com.

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Inlanta Mortgage President Installed as President of WMBA

WMBA President Installation

Pictured above, left to right, are: John Watry, Chief Financial Officer, Inlanta Mortgage; John Knowlton, Chief Executive Officer, Inlanta Mortgage; Peter Bildsten, DFI Secretary; Georgia Maxwell, DFI Executive Assistant; and Nicholas DelTorto, President, Inlanta Mortgage.

Inlanta Mortgage President Installed as President of WMBA

Inlanta Mortgage is pleased to announce its President Nicholas DelTorto was installed as the president of the Wisconsin Mortgage Bankers Association (WMBA) on Friday, June 14.

The new officers and board of directors, along with general membership and guests, attended an installation breakfast and meeting at Country Springs Hotel in Pewaukee, with several Inlanta employees attending to support DelTorto.

The guest speaker was Secretary Peter Bildsten of the Wisconsin Department of Financial Institutions (DFI). Secretary Bildsten spoke on a variety of topics relevant to the mortgage industry, including how well the housing market is doing in Wisconsin and the high quality of mortgage originations in Wisconsin compared to those of the nation. He also touched on regulation and licensing updates, including how the DFI is working with the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau on consumer complaints and audits.

“I am honored to be a part of the leadership team at the WMBA and look forward to working to accomplish the goals and initiatives set by the organization,” President Nicholas DelTorto said. “The WMBA had a great year under past President Dave Rouse’s leadership. The work of the executive committee has set the stage for improved membership value and a more active membership voice on the federal and state issues. During my term I am committed to continuing the standards that have been set by WMBA.”

Along with DelTorto, John Inzeo was installed as secretary/treasurer and Marcia Howe was installed as president-elect for the 2013-2014 term.

About Inlanta Mortgage

Inlanta Mortgage is proudly celebrating twenty years in business. Learn more about Inlanta’s twenty year history here.

Inlanta Mortgage offers Fannie Mae/Freddie Mac agency products, as well as a full suite of jumbo and portfolio programs. The company is fully delegated HUD-FHA including FHA 203K, VA, and USDA approved. Inlanta Mortgage also offers numerous state bond agency programs. Review Inlanta’s mortgage loan programs here.

Inlanta Mortgage is a multi-state mortgage banker based out of Brookfield, Wisconsin. NMLS #1016.

Nick DelTorto Installed as President-Elect of WMBA

WMBA Officer Installation Breakfast

Pictured in upper left photo: Nicholas DelTorto & Tommy Thompson. Pictured in bottom left: Joe Ramis, Jean Badciong, Peter Salamone, John Watry, Nicholas DelTorto, Harold Bloch and Adam Deputy. Pictured on right: WMBA President-Elect DelTorto is sworn in to office.

“Wealth, opportunity, and the American Dream,” – We all want these things Tommy Thompson declared at the Wisconsin Mortgage Banker’s (WMBA) Officer Installation Breakfast last Friday morning at the Country Springs Hotel in Pewaukee, Wisconsin.

Thompson, Wisconsin’s 42nd Governor and former U.S. Secretary of Heath and Human Services, was the keynote speaker and discussed the mortgage industry’s role in economic recovery. Governor Thompson stressed the importance of organizations such as WMBA that help educate the public and real estate professionals, manage and influence regulatory changes, and cooperate to advance the interests of ethical professionals engaged in selling real estate or originating mortgage loans.

Inlanta Mortgage’s Executive Vice President, Nicholas J. DelTorto is the WMBA’s 2012-2013 President-Elect. Mr. DelTorto agrees with Governor Thompson and believes that together, mortgage and real estate professionals can further advance the quality of the mortgage industry and eliminate the negative perceptions that persist about the industry in general.

“Much of what has been considered ‘bad’ about the mortgage industry – bad loan products and many of the unqualified ‘professionals’ –  just don’t exist anymore,” Mr. DelTorto said. “The industry has been consolidated and most of the bad eggs have been flushed out of the system. What remains is a group of dedicated professionals that adhere to the highest ethical standards and sincerely want to help consumers with their dreams of home ownership. Organizations such as the WMBA allow us to pool our collective knowledge and tackle industry issues head on.”

The WMBA announced the following board positions for 2012-2013:
Officers:
President: David Rause, Bank Mutual
President-Elect: Nick DelTorto, Inlanta Mortgage
Treasurer: Marcia Howe, Monona State Bank
Secretary: John Inzeo, Wisconsin Mortgage Corp.
Past President:  Debbie Hodge, AnchorBank
Regular Director Members:
Anthony Larke, AnchorBank
Brenda Schwab, Genworth Financial
Craig Kouba, First Bank Financial Centre
Scott Fletcher, Mid America Bank
Steve Hansen, Associated Bank
Betty Feierstein, Landmark Credit Union
Associate Director Member:
Jim Kopp, J.E. Consulting

Inlanta Mortgage offers Fannie Mae/Freddie Mac agency products, as well as a full suite of jumbo and portfolio programs. The company is fully delegated HUD-FHA including FHA 203K, VA, and USDA approved. Inlanta Mortgage also offers numerous state bond agency programs. Review Inlanta’s mortgage loan programs here.

Shaping the Future of Our Industry

Inlanta Mortgage recently attended an educational seminar focusing on the differences between Generation X and Generation Y and how the mortgage and real estate industry must recognize how these generations are influenced with regards to home buying and financing. The training session was presented by Matthew Ferrara, organized by the Wisconsin Mortgage Bankers Education Foundation, and sponsored by Inlanta Mortgage.  Inlanta is proud to be a supporter of the Education Foundation and their efforts in support of the future of the Mortgage Industry.

The Wisconsin Mortgage Bankers Education Foundation(WMBEF) is dedicated to promoting, conducting, and creating educational activities for the mortgage banking industry. In addition, the foundation seeks to encourage, recruit, and promote the advancement of minorities in the real estate finance industry. Furthermore, the foundation provides scholarship funds to students focusing on real estate finance at accredited colleges, universities, and technical schools.  Since 1989, the Wisconsin Mortgage Bankers Association has awarded over 35 scholarships to men and women pursuing careers in the mortgage banking and real estate industries.

It is important to make sure we are helping those currently in the mortgage industry and those who will be the future. The WMBA does a great job of keeping current mortgage professionals up-to-date on the latest legislation, reforms and industry news. This kind of support helps our professionals provide the best services to their customers and business partners and keeps the industry strong and reputable. By raising funds for the professionals of the future, we are helping ensure the industry will remain solid and educated. Furthermore, supporting industry professionals in training, we encourage a seamless transition from generation to generation and guarantee the sharing of new technology and products with future homebuyers.

“As a member of the WMBA and a supporter of the Education Foundation, it brings me great pride in helping shape the future of our industry,” said Nick DelTorto, Inlanta Mortgage’s Executive Vice President and Treasurer of the WMBA. “We as mortgage and real estate professionals need to work together to keep our industry at its best and that starts with the education of current professionals and the young people that are on their way.”

To learn more about the Wisconsin Mortage Bankers Association visit them online at www.wimba.org.

 

 

Inlanta’s EVP, Nick DelTorto, Named Treasurer of WMBA

Inlanta Mortgage is proud to announce Executive Vice President Nicholas DelTorto has been elected to the Wisconsin Mortgage Bankers Association Board of Directors. DelTorto will serve as the board treasurer and assist with all financial decisions, including the budget.

Outgoing WMBA President Scott Fletcher stated that “the industry remains in the crosshairs of the media, regulators, and many legislators on the state and federal level.” He also affirms the newly appointed board of directors will continue to provide support to members in their efforts to maintain compliance while growing their businesses and lending divisions.

DelTorto is looking forward to serving on the board and helping the board and members of the WMBA achieve their goals in service of their communities in Wisconsin. “The WMBA is a great organization for all lenders involved in the financial industry,” DelTorto said. “we are encouraging positive legislation for the industry, helping members develop a better understanding of challenges in a new regulatory environment that all financial service companies now face and improving our service and relationship to the communities we serve.”

About Inlanta Mortgage

Headquartered in Brookfield, Wis., Inlanta Mortgage was established in 1993. The company has grown to 28 branches in 14 states and nearly 200 employees. Inlanta Mortgage provides its partner branches with Fannie Mae/Freddie Mac agency products, as well as a full suite of jumbo and portfolio programs. The company is delegated FHA/VA, FHA 203K and USDA approved.

Inlanta Mortgage has been listed on Mortgage Technology’s Top 25 Tech Savvy Lenders List, Milwaukee Magazine’s “Top Mortgage Professionals”, and Milwaukee Business Journal’s “Top 25 Largest Milwaukee-Area Mortgage Banking Companies.” Inlanta has also received the Platinum Million Dollar USDA Lender Award and was a finalist for the 2010 Mortgage Technology Award.

The company’s platform supports high producing professional partner offices with the latest technology and product menu focused on unsurpassed service and quality to both the consumers and employees. Inlanta takes pride in the highest level of honesty, integrity and ethics in all its business dealings. It is a member of numerous state Mortgage Bankers Associations and Lenders One, the largest cooperative of mortgage bankers in the nation. Inlanta is an accredited member of the Better Business Bureau with an A+ rating. For more information, please call Inlanta Mortgage at 262-439-4260, email info@inlanta.com or visit the company’s website at www.inlanta.com.