About Us

History

IBC / First Equity has been providing 2nd Mortgages to Texans for over 15 years. Incorporated in 1993, First Equity Corp. was purchased by the International Bank of Commerce in 2001. The philosophy of the company has remained the same since day one: Provide exceptional customer service, create long-lasting professional relationships with its clients, provide industry leading products at competitively priced rates and deliver these attributes with the highest ethical and professional standards.

IBC / First Equity has retained the core of its original staff since inception to provide the highest level of quality and expertise in Texas 2nd Mortgages. Now coupled with the strength of a $11 Billion Financial Institution; IBC / First Equity really does encompass the philosophy of its parent company; "WE DO MORE"!

Officers:

President – Robert "Bob" Barnes
Senior Vice President / Division Manager – Troy Martin
Vice President / Post-Closing Manager – Lisa Comstock
Vice President / Underwriting Manager – Will Shipp
Vice President / Processing/Closing Manager – Linda Weir
Vice President / Loan Entry/Review Manager – Dara Myers

Contacts:

IBC First Equity
Address:

8998 Research Blvd.
Austin, TX 78758

Phone:

(512) 346-8892 or (800) 868-8998

Fax:

(512) 338-0871 or (800) 330-4518

Email:

submit@ibc.com

Days & Hours of Operations:

Monday-Friday 8:00 AM-5:00 PM

IBC Mortgage Servicing Center
Address:

International Bank of Commerce
8998 Research Blvd
Austin, TX 78758
Attn: Mortgage Servicing

Phone:

(800) 562-6408

Fax:

(956) 632-3579

Days & Hours of Operations:

Monday-Friday 9:00 AM-5:00 PM

Our Mortgagee Clause is as follows: International Bank of Commerce, ISAOA PO Box 866, McAllen, TX 78505