Get to Know Mark Raskin

When it comes to home loans, nobody has more passion, experience or satisfied customers than Mark Raskin, senior loan officer and branch manager at PrimeLending, A PlainsCapital Company. The native Dallasite is a top performer at both the local and national level, leading a successful team of retail mortgage professionals in North Texas. His commitment to service is reflected in his efforts to understand the financial goals of every client and build a mortgage plan that fits seamlessly into their lifestyle.

Servant Leader

Raskin currently serves as President of the Texas Mortgage Bankers Association (TMBA) after sitting on the TMBA board of directors for more than nine years. He also has served on the Dallas Mortgage Bankers Association board and was a member of the Regulation Z Comment Task Force Committee for the national Mortgage Bankers Association.

Exceptional Reputation

With more than 50 5-star reviews on Yelp, Raskin has built his business largely in part to word of mouth from satisfied clients.

“We pride ourselves on creating positive experiences for every person that calls, emails or walks through our doors,” Raskin says. “We are so proud that many of our clients refer friends, family and acquaintances for our services, and it’s our utmost priority to bring integrity and value to all of our clients, team members, partners and company.”

Award Winning Professional

It’s through this dedication and service that has garnered Raskin countless industry awards, including being named one of D Magazine’s “Best Mortgage Professionals” on numerous occasions, a Top Originator from 2014-2016 by Scotsman Guide, and a Five Star Professional for the last five years by Texas Monthly magazine.

Raskin has also earned the prestigious Chairman’s Circle designation as a PrimeLending Power Producer and was awarded the National Sales Leadership Award by CTX for “exhibiting outstanding salesmanship, an affinity for teaching, company loyalty, and a teamwork mentality, a commitment to excellence, a sense of humor, and a dedication to serving others.”

Along with his day-to-day responsibilities, Raskin speaks publicly on various topics, including real estate finance, credit scoring, fraud and identity theft, relationship management, and current regulatory/legislative topics.

A native of Dallas, Texas, Raskin earned a bachelor’s degree in finance and real estate from University of Tulsa before earning a master’s degree in finance from the University of Texas at Dallas. Raskin currently lives in Plano with his wife Lisa, their children Lauren and Jared, and their dogs Maverick and Chloe.