Specialized Mortgage Services

Financing Solutions for Mortgage Bankers & Mortgage Originators

Let your mortgage company grow with our specialized mortgage services that deliver quick credit decisions, flexible funding and high-touch personal attention. We provide traditional warehouse lending, correspondent lending, note financing and MSR financing from bankers with deep industry experience and a commitment to customer relationships.

Our Difference for Mortgage Bankers & Originators

Find the financial resources and experience you and your customers value. Our Specialized Mortgage Services group offers end-to-end solutions delivered with exceptional service. Equip your staff to provide efficient, reliable decisions to your borrowers with our specialized program that includes: 

  • Tailored warehouse lines of credit

  • Correspondent lending

  • Note financing

  • MSR financing

Since 2020, you can benefit from the synergies between Western Alliance Bank and our subsidiary, AmeriHome Mortgage, a Western Alliance Bank company, the nation’s largest bank-owned correspondent investor1. Both companies have deep industry experience and a commitment to exceptional client service and relationships so that you receive a superior experience.

Mortgage Warehouse Lending2

Our Mortgage Warehouse Lending team provides flexible funding lines for mortgage companies to support their liquidity goals. You’ll receive custom investor approval and individualized customer service, including one-on-one on-site training. And you have access to our funding decisions until 2 p.m. Pacific time.  

  • Agency/Conforming (FHA/VA/USDA)
  • Bond Loans
  • Jumbo Prime
  • Non-QM
  • Reverse Mortgages
  • Second Mortgages (Piggyback and Standalone)

Mortgage Servicing Rights (MSR) Financing2

Our Mortgage Servicing Rights (MSR) financing facilities provide flexible and robust access to capital. MSR facilities help mortgage originators leverage Mortgage Servicing Rights, all underscored by our exceptional customer service.

  • Accommodate your MSR retention strategy
  • Flexible financing structures 
  • Interest-only draw period followed by term finance
  • Lines leveraging Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and Ginnie Mae

Correspondent Lending2

Our Correspondent Mortgage Solutions team invests in specialized loans to help residential mortgage originators broaden liquidity and expand loan volume. Through our wholly owned portfolio program, we can customize mortgage parameters for your business, unrestricted by standard securitization guidelines. 

You’ll also find we provide flexibility for the way you work, thanks to our partnership with AmeriHome Correspondent. Our combined offerings enable you to streamline your business and secure rapid turnaround times, with the benefit of advanced technology and responsive decision-making.

Types of loans we offer include:

  • Jumbo
  • Expanded non-agency
  • Debt service coverage ratio (DSCR) for investment properties
  • Asset-qualified
  • Bank statement documentation (complex income, self-employed)
  • Scratch and dent
  • Interest-only

Note Finance2

In an industry where speed and efficiency are essential, our flexible note financing facilities may be the power tool you need for quick access to capital. Institutional debt funds can access financing to solve cash management disruptions between sources and uses of investor capital and deal flow. Note financing targets lines to borrowers who maintain a commensurate amount of equity.2

  • Fast, dependable and flexible daily funding
  • Financing tailored to quick-close private loan origination
  • Highly efficient source of capital
  • Multiple real estate secured note asset classes
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Broader Banking Solutions2

We offer a wide range of business banking products and solutions — all with our trademark customer service and designed to respond to your needs and timeline. Our suite of treasury management services includes mortgage servicing custodial accounts, primary business banking and payroll accounts and more.

Decisive Expertise

Our Team of Mortgage Services Specialists

Senior industry executives lead our Specialized Mortgage Services group. The team has expertise working nationally with banks, credit unions, residential mortgage originators, and independent mortgage bankers. You’ll have access to decision-makers for quick credit decisions, and we provide fast-moving prior eligibility reviews on the mortgages you underwrite to support your liquidity goals. We work closely with you to accommodate your changing needs as you grow.

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Western Alliance Bank is one of the country’s top-performing banking companies and a trusted resource for a wide range of mortgage entities. With our market-tuned technology and superior customer service, we’re here to help your business thrive.

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First Independent Bank Headquarters

5335 Kietzke Lane
Reno, NV 89511
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1. According to Inside Mortgage Finance 11/26/21.
2. All offers of credit are subject to credit approval, satisfactory legal documentation, and regulatory compliance. Borrowers are responsible for any appraisal and environmental fees plus customary closing costs, including title, escrow, documentation fees and may be responsible for any bank fees including bridge loan, construction loan, and packaging fees.