Hamilton Mortgage Hosts Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Nov. 21

Monday, November 4, 2013

Hamilton Mortgage, based out of Birmingham, Ala., will host a ribbon cutting ceremony on Nov. 21 at 3 p.m. at 7405 Shallowford Road, Suite 520.

Cheryl Whitehead and Ginny Runyan are a mother/daughter lending team  with many years of experience in handling home loans. 

Hours of operation are Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m. or by appointment.



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