Stonegate Mortgage Corporation is continuing to grow and announced it opening a new branch in Cincinnati, Ohio.

Chuck Barnes will manage the new branch and brings more than 25 years of industry experience.

Additionally, the branch will house a team of 11 employees that will serve the greater metro area as well as northern Kentucky.

"We are extremely excited to bring our brand and service culture to the greater Cincinnati market. We feel our Mid-Western values and commitment to service are a perfect fit to the present and future homeowners of the "Queen City,'" said Area Manager Chris Dallas.