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Lou Centrella

Delaware - Wilmington

5341 Limestone Road, Suite 101

Wilmington, DE 19808


About Lou

Lou works hard originating the loans and going out and building relationships with Realtors to help accommodate the client. Lou states, “Embrace has all the tools and support I need in order to get your buyers to the closing table smoothly and quickly. We have all the programs available for your potential buyers. Conventional, FHA, VA, DSHA BOND, and many other great programs.” He also prepares, analyzes and verifies the mortgage loan applications, and is responsible for timely, accurate and complete loan file submissions. He loves his job so much that he prides himself on being available for the client when he is on vacation.

Lou holds the Top Originator award for 2012 and President’s Club Award for Embrace for the last three years. Lou graduated from the University of Delaware before starting with the mortgage industry. He is passionate about being an active member of the neighborhood Homeowners Association for over twelve tears. He was born and raised in Hockessin, Delaware and currently resides with his wife of eighteen years and three children, ages 12, 14 and 15. Life for Lou outside of Embrace is very active, he enjoys soccer, biking, tennis, and landscaping.

98% Customer Satisfaction Rating
Zillow 5 star rating
Inc 5000 Fastest Growing companies
Scotsman Guide Top Lender


  • 5

    5 Survey completed on October 15, 2021

    Review By Brittany F. for Lou Centrella

    Completed transaction in October 2021

    Lou was very helpful with the whole process from beginning to end. He kept us updated on all of the necessary timings and paperwork. We had no worries with our mortgage loan working with Lou.

  • 5

    5 Survey completed on October 12, 2021

    Review By Kiera Z. for Lou Centrella

    Completed transaction in October 2021

    Lou is very knowledgeable and I was really appreciative that he was so patient with all of our questions, taking the time to explain all the numbers and go through the process with us so that we felt comfortable moving forward and making decisions.

  • 5

    5 Survey completed on October 07, 2021

    Review By Brian W. for Lou Centrella

    Completed transaction in October 2021

    Lou communicated very well and kept us in the loop every step of the way. We appreciate his attention to detail and working to get this done for us!

  • 5

    5 Survey completed on October 02, 2021

    Review By Michael W. for Lou Centrella

    Completed transaction in October 2021

    Everything went smoothly Lou answered all questions at every step.

  • 5

    5 Survey completed on September 30, 2021

    Review By Deanna M. for Lou Centrella

    Completed transaction in September 2021

    Lou and his team are very easy to work with. Communication is great and makes buying a home very easy.

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