Homestar Financial Corporation, one of the country’s fastest-growing privately held mortgage lenders, announces Gurp Bhandal as Executive Vice President of National Production.

Bhandal brings more than two decades of experience leading highly effective sales teams for some of the most recognized names in financial services, including Citi and Guaranteed Rate Affinity. He most recently served as EVP, Retail Production at AmeriSave.

In his new venture with HOMESTAR, Bhandal’s role is to grow national production and guide leadership teams across the country to enhance profitability and increase market share. With proven success in building effective and high-performing sales teams, he will play a prominent role in developing the next generation of talent to continue the company’s mission of helping communities find “the easiest way home.”

"I am delighted to be joining HOMESTAR, a mortgage firm that is both reputable and powerful. The team has shown the ability to be nimble and strategic during a volatile market, and I look forward to working with the entire HOMESTAR team to propel the organization's success," says Gurp Bhandal.

The leadership addition of Gurp Bhandal as Executive Vice President of National Production to HOMESTAR is an exciting new adventure. HOMESTAR’s leadership team experienced exponential growth in 2022 and is focused on the company’s nationwide expansion through recruitment, tech, marketing, and operations. Bhandal is part of this development and HOMESTAR is proud to have him join the success.


HOMESTAR is a full-service mortgage banker controlling every aspect of the loan process with in-house processing, underwriting, closing, and funding of each mortgage transaction. Having an in-house team separates HOMESTAR from other mortgage companies because it is easier for HOMESTAR mortgage lenders to communicate quickly and effectively with every department needed to close a transaction.

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