Weekly Banking Bulletin

June 11, 2021

SECTION I

This section records the receipt of applications and notices to the Banking Division of the Department of Financial Services.   Applications and notices received by Foreign and Wholesale Banks, Community and Regional Banks,  Licensed Financial Services and Consumer Examination Unit are listed in order of date of receipt; applications and notices received by Mortgage Banking are listed at the end of Section I by type of application or notice.  THE WEEKLY BULLETIN CONSTITUTES THE ONLY WRITTEN NOTIFICATION OF THESE SUBMISSIONS THAT WILL BE ISSUED BY THE DEPARTMENT.  Any comment on, or objection to, any item contained in this Weekly Bulletin should be presented to the Department within 10 calendar days of the date of this bulletin, unless a different time period is specified in the item.  More specifically, such comments or objections, including any that concern CRA-related applications, should be either (a) delivered by mail or in person to Office of the General Counsel, New York State Department of Financial Services, One State Street, New York, New York 10004-1417 before the stated deadline or (b) transmitted by email to [email protected].

SECTION II

This section records actions taken by the Superintendent of Financial Services, and other information concerning the activities of the Banking Division of the Department of Financial Services.  Actions relating to institutions supervised by Foreign and Wholesale Banks, Community and Regional Banks and Licensed Financial Services are listed in order of date of action; actions relating to institutions supervised by Mortgage Banking are listed at the end of Section II by type of action taken.

GENERAL INFORMATION

Each item in the Weekly Bulletin is identified by a two-letter code indicating the type of institution and a three-letter code indicating the unit of the Department which has supervisory responsibility for the institution.  The following is a list of the codes and their meanings:

Institution Codes

BK Bank BR Mortgage Broker  
BP Budget Planner MS Mortgage Servicer  
CC Check Cashier PF Premium Finance Agency  
CU Credit Union PB Private Banker  
FA Foreign Agency SD Safe Deposit Company 
FB Foreign Branch SF Sale Finance Agency
FR Foreign Representative Office SL Savings and Loan Association
HC Holding Company SB Savings Bank
IC Investment Company SL Student Loans
LL Licensed Lender TM Transmitter of Money
MK Merchant Bank TR Trust Company
MI Miscellaneous VC Virtual Currency
MB Mortgage Banker      

Regulatory Unit Codes

CM Capital Markets
CRB Community and Regional Banks
CEU Consumer Examination Unit
FWB Foreign and Wholesale Banks
LFS Licensed Financial Services
MBD Mortgage Banking

SECTION I

June 3, 2021 (SB-CRB)
SAWYER SAVINGS BANK
87 Market Street, Saugerties, NY 12477

Application dated June 3, 2021, for permission to open and occupy a branch office at 100 Woodland Pond Circle, New Paltz, Ulster County, New York 12561, received


June 4, 2021 (MI-CRB)
PEOPLES SECURITY BANK AND TRUST COMPANY
150 North Washington Avenue, Scranton, PA 18503

Application dated June 4, 2021, for permission to change the location of branch office from 275 Main Street, Binghamton, Broome County, NY 13905 to 24 Mary Street, Binghamton, Broome County, NY 13903, received.


June 7, 2021 (TR-CRB)
FIVE STAR BANK
55 North Main Street, Warsaw, NY 14569

Application dated June 5, 2021, for permission to change the location of branch office from 150 Lake Street, Elmira, Chemung County, NY 14901 to 100 West Water Street, Elmira, Chemung County, NY 14901, received.


Application to engage in the business of a Mortgage Broker under Article 12-D of the New York Banking Law received for examination:

June 8, 2021 (BR-MBD)
Applicant(s)
Glenn Charles Wiggle
Michael Lomas
Ryan Norton
As: TFG Home Mortgage, LLC
305 Spindrift Drive, Suite A, Williamsville, NY 14221

June 8, 2021 (BR-MBD)
Applicant(s)
German A Sissa
As: Dream Habitat LLC
45 Middle Neck Rd, Suite 229, Great Neck, NY 11021

June 8, 2021 (BR-MBD)
Applicant(s)
Tony Liu
As: Golden Bridge Mortgage Solutions LLC in lieu of Golden Bridge Capital LLC
35-37 N Moore St, Commercial Unit C, New York, NY 10013

June 9, 2021 (BR-MBD)
Applicant(s)
James Dickenson Rudolf
Michael Robert Boroughs
Paul Easa Misleh, II
As: Fortis Mortgage Advisors LLC
1601 114th Avenue SE Suite 106A, Bellevue, WA 98004


Application to establish a Mortgage Banker's Branch received for examination:

June 8, 2021 (MB-MBD)
Full Service Branch
Sun West Mortgage Company, Inc.
1719 Route 10 West, Suite 106, Parsippany, NJ 07054

June 8, 2021 (MB-MBD)
Full Service Branch
Nationwide Mortgage Bankers, Inc.  D/B/As:
Americasa Home Loans
NMBNOW
775 Brooklyn Ave., Suite 111, Baldwin, NY 11510

June 8, 2021 (MB-MBD)
Full Service Branch
Van Dyk Mortgage Corporation
2907 Bridge Avenue, First Floor, Point Pleasant, NJ 08742

June 8, 2021 (MB-MBD)
Full Service Branch
Quicken Loans, LLC
3 Fyke Road, Catskill, NY 12414

June 9, 2021 (MB-MBD)
Full Service Branch
Guaranteed Rate, Inc.
5621 Strand Boulevard, Suite 208, Naples, FL 34110


Application to establish a Mortgage Broker's Branch received for examination:

June 8, 2021 (BR-MBD)
Full Service Branch
American Capital Mortgage, Inc
219-09 Jamaica Ave, Queens Village, NY 11428


Article 12-E Applications received.  Individuals listed may not engage in mortgage loan origination activities prior to the approval of their application for licensing.  They must also complete all required education, testing and bonding requirements by the dates set forth in Part 420 of the Superintendent’s Regulations which may be found on the Department’s website.

Date of Application NMLS # Applicant Name City State
September 10, 2020 1404954 David Pena Westerville Ohio
December 9, 2020 2016591 Lalit Patel Rego Park New York
January 20, 2021 1561117 Zane Eric Hinojoza Rowlett Texas
March 3, 2021 2067086 Joseph Patrick DeYonker New York New York
March 15, 2021 1886122 Yechiel David Zeilingold Pomona New York
April 14, 2021 2074625 Daniel James Brennan Staten Island New York
April 19, 2021 2099982 Paulette Alston Tuckahoe New York
April 20, 2021 2068822 Christos Andrew Georghiou New Hyde Park New York
April 23, 2021 1950633 Lu Che Virginia Beach Virginia
April 28, 2021 2106394 Mohamed Subtan Mughal Floral Park New York
May 7, 2021 19664 Jolene Renee Wolfe Jacksonville Florida
May 20, 2021 1374236 Brian Andrew Alcaraz Aurora Ohio
May 20, 2021 2075480 Kristi Nicole Vito Piscatway New Jersey
May 21, 2021 302517 Ronald Geffrey Radziminsky Huntington Beach California
May 24, 2021 727328 John Gnisci Highland Mills New York
May 24, 2021 930261 Damar Dumas Fort Worth Texas
May 24, 2021 2054367 Vito Sarullo Morristown New Jersey
May 26, 2021 1836768 Carter Douglas Armendarez Phoenix Arizona
May 27, 2021 955560 Jack Tate Molskow Winfield Illinois
May 27, 2021 1804185 Craig William Brooks Powell Ohio
May 27, 2021 1909675 Joan Arlene Walker Miramar Florida
May 27, 2021 2038811 Minoru Jude Miyashiro Laguna Niguel California
June 1, 2021 1494681 Reginald Herbert Johnson Concord North Carolina
June 2, 2021 1932506 William David Fields Denver North Carolina

SECTION II

June 2, 2021 (PF-LFS)
THE HENRY PLAN, LLC D/B/A THE HENRY PLAN
137-34 Jamaica Avenue, Jamaica, New York 11435-3608

Change of control application received for Robert Stephen Pehnke to increase ownership interest to 10.0% in The Henry Plan, LLC D/B/A The Henry Plan was approved effective May 28, 2021.  


June 3, 2021 (SB-CRB)
APPLE BANK FOR SAVINGS
122 East 42ND Street, New York NY 10168

Approval given to change the location of branch office from 1000 West Montauk Highway, West Babylon, Suffolk County, New York 11704 to 8 Little East Neck Road, Babylon, Suffolk County, New York 11702, on or after June 4, 2021.


June 3, 2021 (MI-CRB)
PHILIPPE D. KATZ, ESTHER KATZ, ISAAC S. KATZ, MAXWELL T. KATZ, KARA Z. NEWMAN, AND CHARLOTTE COHEN
Lawrence, New York
MARGA MARX, JOSEPH M. FINK, EVA FINK, MOSHE AARON FINK, ERIC DOV FINK, AND HILLARY FINK ROSENBERG 
Bronx, New York
ELLIOT MEIR FINK AND KAETHE FINK FEIT
Flushing, New York
AUSTIN J. KATZ
Clifton, New Jersey
K.F. INVESTORS LLC
New York, New York,
MOMAR CORPORATION
New York, New York
MARNEU HOLDING COMPANY
New York, New York
TERUMAH FOUNDATION, INC.
New York, New York
UNITED EQUITIES COMMODITIES COMPANY
New York, New York

Application, pursuant to Section 143-b of the Banking Law, to collectively acquire indirect control of The Berkshire Bank, New York, New York, approved. 


June 3, 2021 (SB-CRB)
ULSTER SAVINGS BANK
180 Schwenk Drive, Kingston, NY 12401

Authorization issued to open and occupy a branch office at 4240 Albany Post Road, Hyde Park, Dutchess County, New York 12538, on or after June 4, 2021.


June 7, 2021 (TR-CRB)
FLUSHING BANK
260 East RXR Plaza, Uniondale, NY 11556

As provided in Section 28-c of the Banking Law, the Superintendent of Financial Services has found that the proposed closing of branch office at 170 Old Country Road, Mineola, Nassau County, New York 11501, will not result in a significant reduction of financial services in the community to be affected.


June 9, 2021 (MI-CRB)
PROVIDENT BANK
239 Washington Street, Jersey City, NJ 07302

Authorization issued to open and occupy a branch office at 1045 Northern Boulevard, Roslyn, Nassau County, NY 11576, on or after June 10, 2021.


June 11, 2021 (TM-LFS)
BBVA TRANSFER SERVICES, INC.
16825 Northchase Drive, Suite 1525, Houston, TX 77060 

Application whereby The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. will acquire 100% of the issued and outstanding stock of BBVA USA Bancshares, Inc., the intermediate owner of BBVA Transfer Services, Inc., was approved.


License issued to engage in the business as a Mortgage Banker Branch under Article 12-D of the New York Banking Law:

June 9, 2021 (MB-MBD)
Full Service Branch
Guaranteed Rate, Inc.
2000 PGA Blvd., Bldg. B, Suite 2110, Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33408

June 9, 2021 (MB-MBD)
Full Service Branch
Cardinal Financial Company, LP D/B/A Sebonic Financial
620 North Main Street, Suite A, Springboro, OH 45066

June 9, 2021 (MB-MBD)
Full Service Branch
Quicken Loans, LLC
91 E Main St, Springville, NY 14141

June 9, 2021 (MB-MBD)
Full Service Branch
American Advisors Group, Inc.  D/B/A AAG
9711 Washingtonian Boulevard, Suite 550, Office 545, Gaithersburg, MD 20878

June 9, 2021 (MB-MBD)
Full Service Branch
Quicken Loans, LLC
6257 Route 31, Suite 2, Cicero, NY 13039

June 9, 2021 (MB-MBD)
Full Service Branch
Movement Mortgage, LLC
496 Bramson Court, Ste 200, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464

June 9, 2021 (MB-MBD)
Full Service Branch
Quicken Loans, LLC
139 Old Riverhead Road, Westhampton Beach, NY 11978


License to engage in the business of a Mortgage Banker Branch surrendered:

June 8, 2021 (MB-MBD)
Norwich Commercial Group, Inc.  D/B/A Norcom Mortgage
37 Main Street, 2nd Floor, Unit C & E, Belchertown, MA 01007
Effective Date: June 10, 2020

June 9, 2021 (MB-MBD)
NVR Mortgage Finance, Inc.
159 Dwight Park Circle, Suite 206, Syracuse, NY 13209
Effective Date: February 28, 2021

June 9, 2021 (MB-MBD)
Guaranteed Rate, Inc.
366 Underhill Avenue, Suite A, Yorktown Heights, NY 10598
Effective Date: May 28, 2021


Applications for licensing as a Mortgage Loan Originator under Article 12-E of the New York Banking Law, WITHDRAWN.  The individuals listed may not engage in mortgage loan origination activity in New York State or on New York State residential property:

Date Application Withdrawn NMLS # Applicant Name City State
June 7, 2021 1890804 Shawn Christopher Freshley Montgomery Village Maryland
June 7, 2021 2012739 Benjamin Vivek Morgan Columbia Missouri