SOURCE: HomeBanc


September 22, 2010 15:29 ET

Cherise Candlish Joins HomeBanc as Mortgage Loan Officer

TAMPA, FL--(Marketwire - September 22, 2010) - Tampa-based HomeBancorp, Inc. has named Cherise Candlish as Mortgage Loan Officer for HomeBanc. She is based in HomeBanc's Belleair Bluffs office, located at 2973 West Bay Drive. 

Ms. Candlish brings to HomeBanc more than 20 years of mortgage banking experience. Her community and professional affiliations include the Florida Association of Mortgage Brokers, Focus on Females' Education Foundation, Isaiah's Inn and 4Kids of South Florida. Ms. Candlish can be reached at (727) 260-6278 or

HomeBanc is a wholly owned subsidiary of Tampa-based HomeBancorp, Inc., with seven retail offices in Lake Mary, Lakewood Ranch (Sarasota), Belleair Bluffs, Countryside (Clearwater) and in Tampa at Rocky Point, on Dale Mabry at I-275 and in Westchase. HomeBanc also operates seven loan-production offices in Tampa, Belleair Bluffs, Lake Mary, Brandon, Lakeland, Gainesville and Bonita Springs.

HomeBanc offers an array of retail-deposit products, along with SBA loans, special lower-rate FHA loans for first-time buyers and residential mortgage loans. The company has grown to more than $300 million in assets since its inception in 2007, and is committed to exceeding customer-service expectations and making the company a Great Place to Work® and a Great Place to Bank. The corporate headquarters of HomeBancorp is located on the 41st floor of the Bank of America Plaza building at 101 E. Kennedy Blvd. in downtown Tampa. More information on HomeBanc can be found at