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.

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3.5 Survey completed on March 31, 2019

Review By Tammi-Lynn H. for Michael Bechard

Completed transaction in March 2019

After Michael helped with another home I had ties to he helped me with the purchase of my own home by keeping everything on track.


5.0 Survey completed on March 28, 2019

Review By Lindsey B. for Michael Bechard

Completed transaction in March 2019

Mike had me pre approved the same day I called him to see if it was even possible, from then on, he made every effort to make things fall into place. He is very helpful and effective with the home buying process!!! Thank you again Mike!


5.0 Survey completed on February 28, 2019

Review By Joshua J. for Michael Bechard

Completed transaction in February 2019

Mike was available at every turn to answer all my questions by text, phone, or email to help me through the process of buying my first home. He let me know what was needed as soon as he could and made the process as simple as it could be. Thanks again!


5.0 Survey completed on February 03, 2019

Review By Kathryn W. for Michael Bechard

Completed transaction in January 2019

Michael answered questions and responded to emails in a timely manner. This made the process less stressful


5.0 Survey completed on December 31, 2018

Review By Nicole P. for Michael Bechard

Completed transaction in December 2018

Michael Bechard was very knowledgeable, and extremely helpful. He took the time to help me, with whatever issue I was dealing with. He was great!

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