BayCoast Mortgage Company, LLC has named Bruno Freire of New Bedford as community reinvestment area loan officer.
In this role, his responsibilities include originating real estate mortgages by sourcing prospective customers, with a primary focus on affordable loan products, low-to-moderate Income borrowers and first time homebuyers.
Prior to joining BayCoast Mortgage, Freire was an assistant branch manager with Mechanics Cooperative Bank. He also worked as a relationship manager with Bank of America.
Freire, who attended Bristol Community College and the New England Institute of Technology, is fluent in English, Portuguese, Spanish and Cape Verdean Krioulo.
He is an active volunteer with the Coalition for Social Justice, a grassroots organization with the mission to bring people together affected by and concerned about poverty to advocate for economic opportunity.