PrimeLending, a premier mortgage lender, hired Eric Declercq as regional senior vice president of the New York metro region.

Declercq previously worked as a former executive at MetLife Home Loans where he was in charge of developing the company’s strategic vision in the reverse lending business.

Before that, Declercq worked at Bank of America for twelve years as a managing director. 

PrimeLending, headquartered in Dallas, has a staff of more than 2,500 and produces more than $10 billion annually. The company has expanded to more than 270 branches throughout the United States.