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Evergreen Home Loans Overview

Bellevue, WA
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$100 to $500 million (USD) per year
Evergreen Home Loans is a premier local mortgage lender. We originate, fund, and service loans for our direct mortgage customers and provide mortgage solutions for our business partners, banks and credit unions.

Mission: We deliver on time and as promised® while providing a “WOW” experience for our customers and our Evergreen family of associates.

Our Vision: We change the world one relationship at a time.

Company Updates

  • We’re proud to be named the 15th best workplace in Washington by Seattle Business Magazine and the only mortgage company in the top 100. This is our sixth year in a row as a WA best workplace and we’re honored to be included in the Hall of Fame! #WABestWorkplace #bestworkplace #bestworkplaces2019 #Best100companies

    100 Best Companies to Work For 2019: Large Companies

    BY: | FROM THE PRINT EDITION | This story appears as the cover story of theJuly 2019issue. Click here for a free subscription. Rankings are derived from scores assigned to each company based on confidential employee surveys. The city reference is the company's home office and the employee count represents the company's full-time Washington workforce.

  • Last quarter nearly 70% of loans eligible for a hybrid closing (combination of eSign and physical signing) were eSigned. Additionally, 81% of customers electronically previewed their closing documents before signing.

    We're incredibly proud of our associates and business partners that helped us implement this great digital tool so more of our customers can streamline their closing process. We can't wait to see the results from Q2!

    #digitalmortgage #eClosingUpdate #esign #digitaltools

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Evergreen Home Loans – Why Work For Us?

About Us

At Evergreen Home Loans, we have a vision to change the world one relationship at a time. That vision starts from the inside out. We achieve this vision by focusing all our resources around creating an experience that not only WOWS our family of associates, it WOWS our customers.

 We believe that when you treat your associates like family, you can expect positive results. That’s why we have a culture centered around random acts of kindness, surprises that delight our associates, and a generous benefits collection to help ensure our family feels terrific about where they work. When our associates feel good about where they work, they’re empowered to WOW customers one relationship at a time.

It’s often a smile, a kind word, a friendly reminder that makes an associate’s job a little easier and motivates someone to say, “Wow, you really made my day.” It’s the essence of these singular acts that inspire me to make Evergreen the best company to work for in the home financing industry.

  • Don Burton, President

Mission & Vision

Evergreen Home Loans is the local mortgage lender offering premier mortgage services that provide a complete solution for homebuyers. We originate, fund, and service loans for our customers and provide mortgage solutions for our business partners, banks and credit unions.

Mission Statement – What We Do

We deliver On Time and As Promised® while providing a “WOW” experience for our customers and our Evergreen family of associates.

Vision – What We Want to Create

We change the world one relationship at a time.

What can be more life changing than returning to the place you call home each day? The family of associates at Evergreen is inspired by fulfilling the desires of customers throughout the year. Whether you plant your first garden, host your child’s wedding in the backyard, or gather the family at your house for the holidays, your world becomes forever changed.

Company Background

Headquartered in Bellevue, Washington, Evergreen Home Loans is a full-service direct lender with regional offices throughout the Western United States. For three decades, Evergreen has served local neighborhoods with affordable home loan products while focusing exclusively on home lending. A+ rated by the Better Business Bureau and a proud member of the Washington Mortgage Bankers Association and Mortgage Bankers Association, Evergreen offers a full range of loan products including FHA and VA, Conventional, Jumbo, USDA loans, refinancing, and construction financing programs.

Our Core Convictions:

Growth – We empower personal and professional growth within our Evergreen family.   

Creativity – We embrace and drive positive change and innovation.         

Integrity – We believe in doing the right thing at all times and in all circumstances.                      

Fun – We celebrate being the best place to work in the home financing industry.

Family – We strive to create a winning team and family atmosphere grounded in mutual respect.

Evergreen Careers

At Evergreen Home Loans you have practically everything you need to write your personal success ticket. If success for you means having more free time, enjoying a really fun place to work, originating more loans, or creating financial spreadsheets, it’s achievable at Evergreen. We want you to create raving fans and hundreds of social media likes everywhere you go. We think this is the best place to work. If you’re looking to join a company that loves its customers, wants to inspire and grow, apply with us today. We have openings for loan originators, loan originator assistants, processors, and various support roles in many of our markets.

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  • "Great Company"

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    I have been working at Evergreen Home Loans full-time (More than 3 years)


    Laid back, great leadership, fun environment.


    None, great place to work.

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Evergreen Home Loans Photos

Evergreen Home Loans photo of: CEO Don Burton with our award
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Evergreen Home Loans Interviews



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    Branch Processing Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Scottsdale, AZ
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    I applied through an employee referral. I interviewed at Evergreen Home Loans (Scottsdale, AZ) in September 2014.


    Submitted my resume and received the call. It went smooth and the hiring process went well. Managers interviewed me, and once hired started job right away. IT was helpful and went smooth as well.

    Interview Questions

    • THey take the time to make sure you care about your clients, your co workers and yourself.   Answer Question
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Evergreen Home Loans Awards & Accolades

  • #1 Best Workplaces in Financial Services and Insurance, Fortune and Great Place to Work, 2018
  • #1 Large Company, Washington's Best Workplaces, Puget Sound Business Journal, 2018
  • 100 Best Medium Workplaces, Fortune and Great Place to Work, 2018
  • 100 Best Workplaces for Millennials, Fortune and Great Place to Work, 2018
  • #1 Best Workplace in Washington, Seattle Business Magazine, 2017
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Committed to paying equitably for equal work & experience

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