Rockland Trust Number One Mortgage Lender in Plymouth County

Rockland, Mass. – July 7, 2016 – The Warren Group ranked Rockland Trust the top mortgage lender in Plymouth County for the first quarter of 2016. The ranking is based on the Bank’s percentage of the market share volume of mortgage lenders in Plymouth County for January 1, 2016 to March 31, 2016. Rockland Trust also ranked number one in the Warren Group’s Top 3 Mortgage Lenders listing for 2015 for the entire year.

“We are honored to receive the Top Mortgage Lender ranking from the Warren Group for the second year in a row,” said Armando Carvalho, Senior Vice President and Director of Residential Lending at Rockland Trust. “This represents our commitment to supporting the Plymouth Community and is the result of our decision to increase our home financing resources for consumers with expanded home loan options and more lending officers. We are thrilled that from the beginning of 2015 through March of this year, to have helped 72 families in Plymouth County achieve their dreams of owning a home.”

Rockland Trust’s Mortgage Lending Group has more than 20 Loan Officers serving communities in Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Maine, and Rhode Island. Locally-based lenders provide step-by-step guidance to help clients find mortgage solutions that best meet their needs. Providing a full range of home loan services, Rockland Trust’s financing options include: conforming fixed rate and ARM loans, jumbo fixed rate and ARM loans, portfolio lending, Welcome Home loans, FHA loans, first-time home buyer programs, construction financing, and VA loans.

About Rockland Trust

Independent Bank Corp. has approximately $7.1 billion in assets and is the holding company for Rockland Trust Company, a full-service commercial bank headquartered in Massachusetts. Rockland Trust offers a wide range of banking, investment, and insurance services to businesses and individuals through retail branches, commercial lending offices, investment management offices, and residential lending centers in Eastern Massachusetts and Rhode Island as well as through telephone banking, mobile banking, and the Internet. Rockland Trust is an FDIC member and an Equal Housing Lender. To learn why Rockland Trust is the bank “Where Each Relationship Matters®,” please visit