HERMISTON - Home Town Mortgage has opened an office at 298 E. Gladys Ave.
Loan Consultant Kim Arbogast manages the office. She's joined in the business by Angelica Garcia.
Arbogast formerly worked as a mortgage lender with Bank of Eastern Oregon in Heppner and Hermiston. She has 13 years experience in the field. Garcia has worked in mortgage lending for six years.
Home Town Mortgage is affiliated with Netmore America, based in Walla Walla, Wash. Tim Applebee of Walla Walla owns the company.
Arbogast said the past two months have been busy at the new office.
"Business is good, very positive, on both purchases and refinances," she said. "We can't really complain."
- Dean Brickey