SouthState Expands Mortgage Presence in Charlotte
CHARLOTTE – December 28, 2023 – SouthState Bank announces expansion of its mortgage team in Charlotte in response to the growing population in the area. Mortgage bankers remain committed to serving potential homeowners with a variety of lending options.
New mortgage bankers in the Charlotte region include:
Charlene Davis is a seasoned professional in the mortgage banking industry. She works diligently to make homeownership dreams a reality, particularly for first-time homebuyers. Throughout her extensive professional journey, Davis has excelled in facilitating first-homebuyer loans and down payment assistance programs. Her proficiency extends to originating various local, state, and national down payment assistance initiatives and working closely with community development offices across the state. Her profound knowledge and unwavering dedication have made her a driving force in promoting accessible homeownership. In the community, Davis is a valued member of Charlotte Crown and the local National Association of Real Estate Brokers.
Rosa Chavarria has more than 30 years of experience in mortgage banking, including down payment assistance programs in conventional and government mortgage loan products. She works with a full range of borrowers and especially enjoys working with first-time homebuyers. Chavarria’s passion is to make each homebuyer comfortable with their new home purchase and provide a full understanding of the mortgage transaction.
Arthur Green delivers tailored solutions for clients seeking home purchases, refinances, home improvements, and debt consolidation. Much of his expertise lies in SouthState Bank's unique niche products, including Buyer's Advantage and Community Advantage loans, He's also well-versed in physician loans, construction financing, and government-backed programs like USDA, VA, conventional, and FHA loans. Green has built strategic partnerships with organizations like North Carolina Housing Finance Agency, House Charlotte, and SC Housing to develop financing packages.
Brian Jones, a native of Hamlet and current resident of Kannapolis, boasts over 25 years of experience in the mortgage industry. A graduate of Appalachian State University with a degree in economics and banking, he furthered his education with an MBA from Pfeiffer University in 2000. Beyond his professional accomplishments, Jones is the preferred lender for the North Carolina State Highway Patrol Troopers Association, reflecting his deep commitment to community service.
SouthState Corporation (NASDAQ: SSB) is a financial services company headquartered in Winter Haven, Florida. SouthState Bank, N.A., the company’s nationally chartered bank subsidiary, provides consumer, commercial, mortgage and wealth management solutions to more than one million customers throughout Florida, Alabama, Georgia, the Carolinas and Virginia. The bank also serves clients coast to coast through its correspondent banking division. Additional information is available at SouthStateBank.com.