Industry Veteran Kevin Whatley Joins Homespire Mortgage as Regional Manager, Continuing Focus on National Growth

GAITHERSBURG, Md., April 27, 2021 – With its sights set on continued growth and national expansion, leading national residential mortgage lender Homespire Mortgage announced Kevin Whatley will be joining the company as its newest Regional Manager. Kevin will be responsible for the strategic expansion and business development of the Texas and South-Central United States region. Homespire Mortgage is an award-winning mortgage lender, providing affordable loan options in 27 branches across 41 states.

“At Homespire, we believe our people make all the difference. Kevin’s knowledge and experience in the South-Central region will be a true asset in helping to grow our company’s presence, so that we can further our mission to help more homeowners responsibly and affordably finance their dream of homeownership.” said Listy Limon, Vice President of National Production for Homespire Mortgage. “We are beyond excited to welcome him to the Homespire team.”

With more than 25 years in the industry, Whatley is a seasoned mortgage leader, serving both his clients and team members as a trusted advisor. In his new role, Whatley will focus on continuing the growth of both Homespire’s team and reach, with an initial priority on Texas and Louisiana. As a Louisiana native and current Dallas-Fort Worth area resident, Whatley will leverage his expertise and knowledge of these markets along with Homespire’s robust technologies to build a one-of-a-kind team that delivers unforgettable mortgage experiences.

“Other recruiters will say anything to get you onboard,” said Whatley. “I chose to build my success on real connections with people. Homespire represents a company with an amazing culture, a terrific trajectory, and a genuine commitment to delivering an exceptional mortgage experience that borrowers trust. I look forward to growing and cultivating both our team and client business.”

About Homespire Mortgage Corp.

At Homespire Mortgage, we live for those high-five moments — when we empower our team with the tools, technology, and connections that open doors for expansive growth and allow us to bring our exceptional mortgage service to more people. That’s what drives us, and we’ve built a nationally recognized mortgage company, fusing innovative mortgage and marketing technology with the power of the human spirit to create a mortgage experience that Borrowers trust, Realtors® recommend and Employees take pride in.

Why purple? It says everything about who we are…breaking the mold, creating new and vibrant energy that just can’t be ignored. And it’s not bragging if you can back it up. Funding over $2.4 billion in 2020, Homespire Mortgage is headquartered in Gaithersburg, Maryland, operating 27 branches and licensed across 41 states and is nationally recognized on the Inc. 5000’s List of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies. The company is proudly recognized by National Mortgage News as a “Best Mortgage Company to Work for” and most recently as a “2021 Top Workplaces in the USA”. Learn more about our award-winning company at, and follow us on LinkedInFacebook and Instagram.