San Diego, CA – September 20, 2017 – First Associates Loan Servicing announced today the release of the Morningstar Credit Ratings ranking report certifying their overall excellence in loan servicing. Morningstar awarded First Associates a MOR RV1 ranking of ‘stable’ which is the highest certification possible and deeply assesses risk management, call center performance, quality assurance, technology, security protocols, project management and disaster recovery protocols.

“Receiving the top Morningstar Credit Ratings ranking is a direct reflection of First Associates’ commitment to excellence for every client,” said David Johnson, CEO. “We are extremely pleased with Morningstar’s review of our operational risk mitigation, robust compliance processes and progressive technology deployment and are honored to be the only company in our class to receive such a prestigious accolade.”

To read Morningstar’s full assessment, visit: First Associates Assigned Residential Vendor Ranking

This news comes on top of First Associates recent announcement about their new, state-of-the-art, 1000-seat operations center in Baja California, Mexico that expands their near-shore model to deliver scalability in a proprietary, employee-staffed call center that is just 30 minutes from their San Diego headquarters.

About First Associates Loan Servicing, LLC

First Associates offers in-depth industry expertise, cutting-edge technology and a comprehensive array of services across a variety of asset classes. Their best-in-class loan servicing and lending support solutions – Primary Loan Servicing, Capital Markets Support, Pre-Funding Support & Post-Funding Support – deliver accelerated performance, enhanced capability & economic advantage.

First Associates is the fastest growing servicer of loan and lease portfolios in the United States and are expanding their reach and services across the globe. They celebrated their 30-Year Anniversary in 2016 and were selected by their peers as the LendIt 2017 Top Service Provider. http://www.1stassociates.com.

First Associates Contact:

Blythe Lawton

Senior Director, Marketing

858.997.2794

blawton@1stassociates.com

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