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Lorne Basile

Maine - Portland
04101

511 Congress St., Suite 100A

Portland, ME 04101

207-808-4300

About Lorne

Lorne is a Senior Loan Officer in our Portland, ME location. He graduated from UMO with a bachelor’s degree in business with a concentration in marketing.

A longtime resident of Maine, Lorne grew up in Augusta and now resides in Portland, where he is active in the community. Lorne has been recognized as Affiliate of the Year by the Merrymeeting Board of Realtors® and Affiliate of the Month by the Portland Board of Realtors®.  He is also a member of the Portland Regional Chamber of Commerce and PROPEL.

Over his career in the mortgage industry, Lorne and his team have helped clients finance their dream homes. With the primary objective to educate and prepare clients to be the strongest buyers possible, Lorne and his team invests the time up front with every client to discuss individual financial situations, goals, and options.

When he’s not at work, Lorne enjoys skiing, various sports and spending time at the beach. Lorne approaches life with passion and enthusiasm, so when he’s not helping clients achieve their home ownership goals, he can still appreciate and enjoy the simple things in life,  like cooking for friends and family.

98% Customer Satisfaction Rating
Zillow 5 star rating
Inc 5000 Fastest Growing companies
Scotsman Guide Top Lender

Reviews(91)

  • 5.0

    5.0 Survey completed on January 11, 2021

    Review By Joshua A. for Lorne Basile

    Completed transaction in November 2020

    This is my third time using Lorne and embrace and every time it’s just as easy as before. Can’t thank them enough for the help and information they provide. Great service.

  • 4.0

    4.0 Survey completed on January 05, 2021

    Review By Jennifer B. for Lorne Basile

    Completed transaction in December 2020

    Quick, but would appreciate if things were explained a little better than just demanded for the loan. Some emails from Kate did not make sense.

  • 5.0

    5.0 Survey completed on January 05, 2021

    Review By Haden B. for Lorne Basile

    Completed transaction in December 2020

    Smooth and quick process. Friendly and accommodating when we needed some more explanation on loan details.

  • 5.0

    5.0 Survey completed on January 02, 2021

    Review By Adam S. for Lorne Basile

    Completed transaction in November 2020

    Lorne is always so helpful. He always knows exactly what we want and makes it happen!

  • 5.0

    5.0 Survey completed on January 02, 2021

    Review By Kim B. for Lorne Basile

    Completed transaction in November 2020

    I did not have to worry about the paperwork. I was given a list of what I needed to send. very easy process.

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