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Real Estate Lenders

Banks, credit unions and mortgage brokers that make loans on real estate, and respective trade organization listings for consumer information.

At the time of writing, Elizabeth Weintraub, DRE # 00697006, is a Broker-Associate at Lyon Real Estate in Sacramento, California.

Bank of America
Bank of America is the largest residential mortgage bank in America. Background and history of Bank of America. Lending services offered by Bank of America.

Wells Fargo - The Wells Fargo Difference in Lending
Profile of Wells Fargo, background, history and mortgage services offered. Special financing offered solely by Wells Fargo for home buyers and sellers.

Washington Mutual
Profile of Washington Mutual, formed in 1889. This banking giant offers mortgages and investments, retail and business banking, credit cards and other financial services.

Mortgage Bankers Association
The Mortgage Bankers Association is a powerful trade association that offers research, forecasts, advocacy, industry resources and a free online homebuyer education course. Navigate to state and local trade associations.

American Bankers Association
Two million people who work at our nation's banks are represented by the ABA. It was founded in 1875 and based in Washington, D.C. The ABA Education Foundation offers personal financial advice and information on banking to consumers.

Credit Union National Association
Claims 90% of all federal credit unions belong to CUNA. Plenty of consumer information provided in easy-to-find formats that include personal finance tips and investment analysis. Also provides searchable database for locating a credit union within 10 miles of your ZIP.

National Credit Union Administration
This is an independent federal agency of the government that administers federal credit unions. It also offers consumer resources such as how to find a local credit union or file a complaint. Non-federally insured credit unions in 8 states do not report financial data to NCUA.

Navy Federal Credit Union
Ranked the largest credit union in the country by CUNA, Navy Federal has over 2.5 million members and $24 billion in assets. Membership eligibility determined by NCUA and Navy affiliation required, although not directly.

State Employees' Credit Union
Second largest credit union, with assets of $12 billion, is based in North Carolina. The State Employees' Credit Union is open for membership to individuals with ties to state employment, directly or indirectly.

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