About Cornerstone

At Cornerstone Home Lending, Inc., you will find caring, seasoned professionals dedicated to making your home-financing experience a lifelong relationship and most especially, one that is both beneficial and gratifying.

Based in Houston and founded in 1988 by Chairman and CEO, Marc Laird, we are a unique mortgage bank with thousands of highly-satisfied repeat clients and there is a reason that our customers return to Cornerstone year after year, loan after loan. Cornerstone's mission statement demonstrates that our main professional goal is to make a positive contribution to our clients' lives. Quite simply, we operate with integrity, we treat our clients with the utmost respect, and we deliver the highest levels of customer service in the industry.

Please take a few minutes to learn why our clients rank us above our competition, and then consider the reasons Cornerstone customers know they are number one with us.

  • In-house processing, underwriting and funding ensure that Cornerstone's mortgage advisors deliver competitive, streamlined financing and on-time closings
  • Over 80 branch offices throughout the United States
  • Licensed to lend in 44 states and the District of Columbia
  • More than 900 employees
  • 75 of our employees have a decade or more of industry service
  • 12th retail non-bank mortgage company in the U.S. *
  • 32nd retail lender (including banks) in the U.S. *
  • "Top Workplaces in Houston" ranked 20th for mid-size companies **

* 2012 rankings, Mortgagestats.com
** Houston Chronicle Special Section, November 2012