Mortgage banking firm W.J. Bradley Mortgage Capital is acquiring the principals and employees of Legacy Group Lending along with 23 offices and an operations center.

Based in Denver, Colo., W.J. Bradley CEO and founder William J. Bradley said, "We’ve been searching for the right partner in the Pacific Northwest for some time; the production capability and strong reputation maintained by the Legacy Group and its employees makes Legacy an ideal fit for us."

"Joining W.J. Bradley offers us access to a robust platform – incredible technology and infrastructure, expanded loan products and programs, enhanced servicing support and improved pricing – that supports our growth strategy, as we expand throughout our key regions with accelerated speed," said Scott Rerucha, CEO of Legacy.