Michael Bechard

Maine - Hallowell


143 Water Street, Suite 2

Hallowell, ME 04347


About Michael

Embrace Home Loans is proud to have Senior Loan Officer, Michael Bechard as a part of the Embrace family. Prior to joining our team, Michael worked as a tax preparer and for Northeast and First Horizon banks for eight years as a Loan Officer. Michael’s experience has allowed him the ability to help make the dream of home ownership come true for hundreds of loyal customers. Each client’s needs are unique, so Michael always takes the time upfront to discuss with you the different home financing opportunities that best align with those needs. Whether you are looking to purchase a new home, or refinance your existing mortgage, Michael has the experience and market knowledge to best direct you in choosing the right mortgage product, at the lowest interest rate possible.

Michael grew up in Hallowell, Maine and received his Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting from Husson University. He currently lives in Pittston, Maine with his wife Karen and stepdaughter Kaylee. Michael is currently a school board member for the Gardiner Area School system and the Capital Area Recreational Area, also known as CARA. He enjoys golfing, softball, umpiring, and coaching baseball.

Michael is also a big supporter of the Travis Mills Foundation.  Travis Mills is a veteran who lost his legs and arms in Afghanistan and now has a retreat in Maine that houses veterans for vacation in Maine. Michael will donate $50 for every closed loan to this very meaningful foundation.

from Michael Bechard



4.8 Survey completed on September 27, 2018

Review By Christopher L. for Michael Bechard

Completed transaction in September 2018

Mike was always quick to respond and always helpful with whatever questions I had during the process.


5.0 Survey completed on September 12, 2018

Review By Robert B. for Michael Bechard

Completed transaction in September 2018

He responded to all my e-mail in a timely matter as well as call me and talking me thru the form to set up an account. He was very polite and patient thru to hold process.


5.0 Survey completed on September 07, 2018

Review By William M. for Michael Bechard

Completed transaction in September 2018

This is the second time that I have worked with Mike and it has been a great experience both times. He helps make the process a less stressful one by walking you through the process and will answer any questions you have along the way. Mike is very responsive and knowledgeable. I will recommend Mike to everyone I know.


4.2 Survey completed on September 06, 2018

Review By Justin R. for Michael Bechard

Completed transaction in August 2018

Communication was a little rough at first but when it came down to really needing to get things done Mike put in a lot of effort to help us get approved!


5.0 Survey completed on August 23, 2018

Review By Ashlee K. for Michael Bechard

Completed transaction in August 2018

Mike was friendly ,quick to respond and break everything down easily to understand for my first home buying process !!