METRO CREDIT UNION WELCOMES NEW MORTGAGE LOAN ORIGINATOR

CHELSEA, MA, September 26, 2019 – Robert Cashman, President and CEO of Metro Credit Union, is pleased to announce the expansion of the Mortgage Department with the addition of Thomas Shewalter, Mortgage Loan Originator. In this role, Shewalter will work with realtors and other referral sources to assist prospective homeowners in obtaining home mortgages. Shewalter will guide clients through the application and mortgage process, providing counseling on credit and affordability to ensure that applicants are matched with the best mortgage program specific to their individual needs.
 
A resident of Winchester, Shewalter joins Metro with extensive experience in the mortgage industry. He previously held the positions of Vice President Loan Officer at Blue Hills Bank and Loan Officer at Mortgage Master, Loan Depot and Summit Mortgage.
 
Metro is a leader in residential mortgage lending, committed to providing services and tools that help individuals and families achieve home ownership.  Metro offers a wide variety of mortgage products that meet the varied needs of borrowers, including purchase mortgages, refinances, reverse mortgages and convertible mortgages. One focus is on first-time homebuyers, with ongoing Informational Seminars and multiple programs including HomeReadyTM, HomePossible® and Operation Welcome. Metro is also a participant in many government programs including FHA programs, the MassHousing Mortgage and At Home Mortgage Program. And with a flexible Portfolio Program, Metro is able to respond to the unique needs of individuals throughout our market area.    
 
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Thomas Shewalter, Mortgage Loan Originator I
 
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About Metro Credit Union 
Metro Credit Union is the largest state-chartered credit union in Massachusetts, approaching $2.0 billion in assets. Metro provides a full range of financial products to more than 213,000 members in Essex, Middlesex, Suffolk, Norfolk, Plymouth, Barnstable, Bristol and Worcester counties in Massachusetts, and Rockingham and Hillsborough counties in New Hampshire, as well as to employees of over 1,200 companies through its Metro@work program.

Founded in 1926, Metro currently operates 14 branch offices in Boston, Burlington, Chelsea, Framingham, Lawrence, Lynn, Melrose, Newton, Peabody, Salem, and Tewksbury. Metro is also a Juntos Avanzamos (“Together We Advance”) designated credit union, an honor given to financial institutions for their commitment to serving and empowering Hispanic and immigrant consumers.
Learn more at MetroCU.org.
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