New construction expert will help customers in the greater Indianapolis market

Draper, UT – February 13, 2017Castle & Cooke Mortgage, LLC® is pleased to announce that Lance Culp (NMLS #619476) has joined the company’s Greenwood, Indiana, branch.

With 14 years of mortgage industry experience, Culp brings to Castle & Cooke Mortgage a vast knowledge of new construction financing and established relationships with some of the largest builders in the greater Indianapolis market.

Karen Smith (NMLS #525104), manager of the Greenwood branch, said she was excited to welcome Culp to Castle & Cooke Mortgage. “I have known Lance for quite a few years, and his integrity and work ethic will blend so well here,” she said. “He has a great reputation and is a top producer in our industry.”

Likewise, Culp is happy to be working with Smith and looks forward to leveraging Castle & Cooke Mortgage’s support structure and resources to grow his business. His builder background and expertise meshes well with the large volume of new construction in the local area.

Culp enjoys working with first-time homebuyers who may be in need of down payment assistance, as well as clients in the market for million-dollar homes, plus everyone in between. He has encountered many different borrower scenarios over the years and thus is well-equipped to help homebuyers navigate the mortgage process.

When it comes to serving his clients, Culp says he never gives up. “We don’t stop working on a loan until we determine it can’t be done,” he says. This approach not only benefits the buyer but also the real estate agent, who wants the deal to close. This commitment has resulted in Culp forming lasting connections with clients and agents, a trend that is sure to continue in his role at Castle & Cooke Mortgage.

Castle & Cooke Mortgage’s Greenwood branch office is located at 450 S. SR 135, Suite A. Culp can be reached at


About Castle & Cooke Mortgage

Castle & Cooke Mortgage, LLC® (NMLS #1251), one of the nation’s leading independent mortgage lenders with locations across the United States and more than 350 employees, is founded on three core values — integrity, honesty and transparency. Headquartered in Draper, Utah, and backed by the financial strength of its more than 160-year-old sister company Castle & Cooke, Inc., the company is renowned for its smooth and efficient origination process, the unparalleled support provided to its sales force, and the quality customer service given to borrowers. The company has also been repeatedly recognized as a top employer. Castle & Cooke Mortgage can be found online at, on Twitter at @CastleandCooke and on Facebook at Castle & Cooke Mortgage is an Equal Housing Lender.