New Mortgage Startup, Vellum Mortgage, Hires Top-Producing Originators

December 6, 2018

Centreville, VA. – Vellum Mortgage announced the hiring of Greg Kingsbury and the Kingsbury Mortgage Team, extending their reach into the Maryland market. This follows recent additions, Carlos Larrazabal and Shannon Leydig, to the start-up mortgage company’s growing sales team roster.

Greg has been originating for 15 years, has helped to arrange almost 1.5 billion dollars in residential mortgages and has provided solutions for thousands of clients within the Washington, DC, metro area during his career. He was ranked in the top 30 of the Scotsman’s Guide Top Originators for purchase volume in 2017 and has been nationally recognized year after year. “Vellum’s technology and forward thinking in our changing industry will allow my team and me to provide a smooth and transparent mortgage experience,” said Kingsbury.

Carlos has helped to arrange over 1 billion dollars in residential mortgages during his 15-year origination career. He has been named the Top Originator for FHA loans in volume and is consistently in the Top 5 in the United States. He was also named in the Top 5 Latino Mortgage Originators in the US by the National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals (NAHREP) in 2018. “The support and resources that Vellum provides are allowing me to elevate my business to new levels” Larrazabal said.

Having nearly two decades of mortgage experience, Shannon brings her skills to helping firefighters, EMS, law enforcement, military (active, reserves & veterans), healthcare professionals and teachers with the Homes For Heroes program. Shannon has seen exceptional growth in business, spurred by her dedication and knowledge providing a truly unique mortgage experience for her clients.

“Without question, we feel like we’ve hit a homerun with these three. For a young company like Vellum, it’s fundamental to put the right pieces into place early to establish the correct foundation and culture. Greg, Carlos and Shannon give us that and more.” stated Patrick Gardner, Principal at Vellum Mortgage. Jay Curley further the sentiment, “Hiring Greg, Carlos and Shannon establishes Vellum for continued growth in all aspects of the DC metro mortgage market. As a newly established company, we are excited to have them aboard.”

About Vellum Mortgage

Vellum Mortgage was created to elevate the entire mortgage experience, not only for our clients but for our employees and business partners. Our mission is to provide unparalleled transparency in the loan process, backed by a lasting commitment to quality and integrity as indicated by the principles of the name we’re founded on. We’re redefining the experience, making it easier and more enjoyable. Vellum Mortgage is an Equal Housing Lender.

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