Maryland - Rockville
800 King Farm Boulevard
Rockville, MD 20850
Ian Shemer joins the team at Embrace as a loan officer, helping people finance the home of their dreams and specializing in working with first-time homebuyers. A naturally talented sales professional, prior to joining Embrace, he worked at Audi Bethesda. Ian grew up in Potomac, Maryland and lives in Rockville, and he graduated from Towson University with a bachelor’s degree in communications and a minor in business.
Ian is the son of Richard and Sondra Shemer, and has 2 siblings, an older brother, Bryce, and a younger sister, Brynn. He also has a lively Great Dane named Mo. Ian loves sports and has played baseball his entire life. He attended Frostburg State University to play baseball before finishing his degree at Towson. As of today, he’s officially hung up his cleats, but he now plays softball, as well as tennis and golf, and he loves the outdoors.
In addition to sports, Ian is also passionate about exotic cars and food. He enjoys discovering new places and trying new restaurants. He enjoys sun and sand at the beach and staying active. In the evening, Ian enjoys meeting up with friends, going on a nice long bike ride and watching movies.
Home Purchases Dip, as Mortgage Rates and Prices Rise
Homebuyers took a break last week, as rates rose and prices continued their upward climb. According to the Mortgage Bankers Association, applications to purchase a home were down 3% from a week ago, marking the second consecutive week of declines. This happened as the average 30-year mortgage rate rose — from 3.17% to 3.18% —…Read More