William Raveis Mortgage (WRM) is proud to announce that Melissa Cohn, a pioneer in the mortgage industry for the past 35 years, has joined our award-winning team. Cohn will be based in the New York City office and in East Hampton, N.Y. and is licensed in Conn., Fla., Mass., N.J., and N.Y. As a full-service mortgage lender and broker, WRM has financed more than $15 billion of residential mortgages since inception in 1984.
“We are incredibly proud to welcome an industry superstar like Melissa to our business family,” says Ryan Raveis, president of WRM and co-president of William Raveis Inc., the parent company. “William Raveis Mortgage is constantly looking for the best talent to support our clients and Melissa is truly that. She epitomizes everything we strive for and provides the highest level of first-class service.”
Cohn launched her own successful mortgage company, The Manhattan Mortgage Company, in 1985. As one of the first independent mortgage brokers, Cohn exponentially grew her business into the #1 residential mortgage broker on the East Coast with more than $5 billion in annual volume and one of the nation’s top residential originators. Cohn is currently ranked number 41 nationwide on the National Mortgage News Top Producers list. “With more than 35 years in the mortgage industry, I felt my clients would benefit from the incredible resources and focus on customer service that Raveis Mortgage offers,” said Cohn. “They are a true fullservice, white glove firm with extremely competitive rates and products. I am excited to be on board and to be able to grow my team with the leading mortgage services company in the industry.”
WRM offers most types of mortgage products including, but not limited to, conforming 15- and 30-year fixed rate mortgages, adjustable rate mortgages, jumbo, super jumbo, interest only, blended loans, second mortgages, Home Equity Lines of Credit, FHA, VA, CHFA and MHFA loans. William Raveis Mortgage, LLC is licensed to originate loans in Connecticut, Florida, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New Hampshire, New York, Rhode Island and Vermont.