Austin Smith has joined Cornerstone Mortgage as a Home Mortgage Consultant in Grand Forks, North Dakota. Smith lived in Gretna, Manitoba until he was thirteen when he moved to Grafton, North Dakota. Smith graduated from the University of North Dakota. He started his banking career as a teller before working in commercial banking. He brings 2 years of banking experience and 7 years of customer service experience.
Smith joins Home Mortgage Consultant Scott Meyer at Cornerstone Mortgage’s Grand Forks office, which located at 3001 32nd Ave S, Suite 1A. From pre-qualification to closing the loan, Smith will work alongside homebuyers to help them achieve their home ownership dreams. In addition to loan programs for buying a home, there are also programs for building, remodeling, or refinancing. Cornerstone Bank offers first time homebuyer loans, conventional financing, construction loans, Federal Housing Administration (FHA) loans, and Veteran’s Administration (VA) loans. Cornerstone is the home of two distinctive programs: The Military Salute discount program and the Community Hero discount program.
Cornerstone Holding Company, based in North Dakota, is the parent company of Cornerstone Bank. One of North Dakota’s ten largest financial institutions, Cornerstone Holding Company is an $820 million financial institution. Cornerstone Bank has North Dakota locations in Bismarck, Dickinson, Fargo, Makoti, New Town, Parshall, Plaza, Watford City and a South Dakota location in Sioux Falls. There are Cornerstone Mortgage offices in Grand Forks and Minot, North Dakota along with Aberdeen, South Dakota. Cornerstone Bank provides an expansive product offering while staying true to their mission of providing access to financial experts who give straight answers and the best possible financial options. Cornerstone’s offerings include business and personal loans, deposits and cash management services, online and mobile banking along with mortgage services.