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At Benchmark, we are driven by a set of core values that guide our everyday actions. The daily fulfillment of these Core Values drive what we call The Benchmark Way. Welcome to Benchmark. Welcome Home.

Benchmark Never Quits with Team Never Quit

Benchmark Partners with Team Never Quit for the 2018 Patriot Tour!

Benchmark Mortgage is proud to announce our partnership with Team Never Quit. This year, we will be hitting the road with the 2018 Patriot Tour! Our Team is proud to have changed the way VA lending is done, and we take a “never quit” attitude with our veterans and their dreams. NO MORE will the …

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Boot'n & Shoot'n 2018 raises money for veterans

Boot’n & Shoot’n 2018 Raises $1Million for Veterans

DALLAS, TX—The month of April means the first full month of Spring, wildflowers, and the arrival of what former Governor Rick Perry described as “the most patriotic day in Texas:” Boot’n & Shoot’n. Boot’n & Shoot’n is an annual event to raise money for US military veterans who risked it all. For the second year …

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The Benchmark Promise to Veterans

Announcing “The Veterans Homefront by Benchmark”

NO MORE These are the words that Benchmark has adopted when it comes to Veteran lending. Benchmark is proud to kick off The Veterans Home Front initiative which aims to do right by our Military men and women. The veteran lending space has long been a marketplace in which Veterans have been taken advantage of, …

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Benchmark Named Top 100 Places To Work

We are proud to announce that Benchmark Mortgage was named in the Top 100 Places To Work For 2017 by The Dallas Morning News! We are honored by this award, especially when considering what it takes to be among the rare air of the other 34 winning Mid Size Businesses who were also named to …

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United Lending becomes Benchmark Mortgage

PLANO, TX—United Lending of Austin, TX, a mortgage lender founded in 2008 by David McMillan and Tommy Nelms, is set to become Benchmark Mortgage, effective December 1, 2017. Offering a wide range of mortgage products, United Lending has been recognized by the Austin American Statesman and the Austin Business Journal multiple times for their excellence …

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In memory of Samantha "Sammy" Rangel.

September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, and this has special meaning to us here at Benchmark. Facts About Childhood Cancer Every day 46 kids are diagnosed with cancer Every day 7 children will die from cancer Pediatric cancer kills more kids than cystic fibrosis, pediatric aids, and asthma combined 1 in 330 children will develop …

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Here Is How You Can Help Victims Of Hurricane Harvey

The following is where you can divert your attention, donations, and time (if permissible). We know that people are generous and want to know how to help those in need. This list was first published by Texas Monthly (http://www.texasmonthly.com/the-daily-post/ways-can-help-people-hurricane-harvey) It has been adapted to be a quick glance sheet. Help Children The Texas Diaper Bank — assembling …

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Setting the Benchmark

We set the Benchmark by our dedication to our five core values. These values extend beyond mere talking points; they are our way of life.   Relationships  In the mortgage business, it’s easy to get caught up in the excitement of each individual loan. With Benchmark, it is never only about the transaction. We keep the focus on …

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collage with "EXCELLENCE IS OUR BENCHMARK" overlayed

We Have Your Back – The Benchmark Way

With Benchmark, you’re never alone. We know that getting a mortgage can be scary, but it doesn’t have to be that way. Our family is here to walk you through the process of getting you home. In the last part of this series, we gave you an overview of what it takes to buy a …

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collage of happy benchmark clients and text reading "Benchmark brings you home"

The Benchmark Way – Buying A Home

With Benchmark, you’re never alone. We know that getting a mortgage can be scary, but it doesn’t have to be that way. Our family is here to walk you through the process of getting you home. In next part, we will give a deeper view into the heart of our approach to long term care of …

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