First California Mortgage Company Has New Leadership in the Retail Division

Petaluma, CA, July 31, 2011 --( First California Mortgage Company (First Cal) is pleased to announce a change in the role of Director of Retail Production. First Cal has promoted industry veteran Steve Majerus to be the new director. “The company has expanded the reach of its Retail Division to 10 states, 26 offices and will continue to grow. First Cal is dedicated to the success of our Loan Officers and with this change we will accelerate our Retail growth,” according to President, Christopher K. Hart.

“I am excited to be stepping into this new leadership role. With the support at First Cal and the direction we are headed we will succeed and continue to grow the Retail Division at First Cal. The Loan Officers we have now are extremely capable and well equipped to provide the best home buying experience in the industry. I will see to it that we do.”
- Steve Majerus, Director of Retail Production

Steve’s previous role with First Cal was Regional Vice President of Northern California. Another change in the Retail Division is Jay Talbert who is now the new Vice President of Production and Operations. Jay Talbert’s previous role with First Cal was Regional Vice President in the fast growing Southern California region. Both Steve and Jay have been extensively involved in growing the Retail Division for First Cal and will now take their leadership to the next level.

About First Cal
Throughout its nearly 30-year history, First Cal and its affiliates have funded more than $200 billion in residential loans across the U.S. Today, First Cal is an approved FNMA Seller/Servicer, an approved HomePath® Lender, and is licensed to lend in 10 states: including Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah and Washington.

First Cal specializes in high quality, fully documented conforming, jumbo, FHA and VA loans. It is a Fannie Mae direct lender, a HUD Non-Supervised Title II Full Eagle Lender and an approved national correspondent for most of the largest U.S. banks. The company maintains its headquarters in Petaluma, Calif., and is privately owned. You can find it online at

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Doug Thomas