The 2018 HDMA Book of Origination published by the Mortgage Bankers Association ranks BankSouth Mortgage number 8 in the state of Georgia.

Atlanta, Georgia, October 30, 2019 – According to the 2018 HDMA book of origination that was published by the Mortgage Bankers Association, BankSouth Mortgage is ranked number 8 in the state of Georgia based on lending volume. BankSouth Mortgage successfully produced 4,197 loans totaling 1,037,045,000. This total makes up 2.21% of the loans in Georgia for the year in 2018.

“It is exciting to know that we were in the top 10 for select markets,” said Kim Nelson, CEO of BankSouth Mortgage.

BankSouth Mortgage is pleased to meet the needs of so many customers within the communities we serve. The record-low interest rates continue to motivate borrowers in the current market to purchase and refinance their existing loans. There are numerous options offered by BankSouth Mortgage for today’s borrowers.

BankSouth Mortgage specializes in the following loans:

  • Conventional
  • FHA
  • USDA Rural
  • VA
  • Construction/Renovation
  • Refinance
  • Adjustable Rate
  • Jumbo
  • Down payment assistance options

“Developing mortgage programs and being flexible to meet our clients’ needs first fosters the success that BSM continues to see in Georgia’s mortgage landscape,” said Greg Hart.

Backed by BSM’s core values of community, commitment, cohesion, and commendation, it is BankSouth Mortgage’s goal for every customer to experience mortgage excellence. BankSouth Mortgage makes the process incredibly easy and it starts with the application through our exclusive ReadyLoan app.


BankSouth Mortgage is backed by one of the top-performing community banks in the nation and offers premier mortgage services with 11 locations and a wide area network of strategically placed “best in class” loan originators in the southeast.