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Michele Welch

Massachusetts - West Springfield

1233 Westfield Street, Ste 2

West Springfield, MA 01089


About Michele

As a senior loan officer with over two decades of experience, Michele has an impressive ability to tackle any obstacle with total ease and professionalism. She’s committed to her clients and works hard to ensure they have a positive mortgage experience. In addition to her skill at helping find the perfect loan for each and every client, Michele has two specialties — she’s a Certified Divorce Lender Professional and a VA certified loan officer.

Michele graduated with a B.S. from the University of Massachusetts Amherst in 1988. She grew up outside of Boston, lived in Florida for 15 years, and returned to the East Coast in 2014. Prior to joining Embrace, Michele was a loan officer at Berkshire Bank. in 2016 she was awarded Affiliate of the Year for Greater Boston Association of REALTORS®, and in 2018 she was named Affiliate of the Year by the REALTOR® Association of Pioneer Valley.

Most recently, Michele was again awarded the REALTOR® Association of Pioneer Valley Affiliate of the Year (2020). Always active in her community, she’s the secretary for Buy Springfield Now, an effort to promote homeownership in the City of Springfield. She’s the Vice President for the Greater Springfield BNI Chapter, East Longmeadow Breakfast Club, and a founding member of Greater Springfield Meetup networking group. Michele is also a board member for Revitalize CDC and was Co-Captain for their GreenNFit Volunteer Day. Additionally, she supports the Western Massachusetts Area Labor Federation.

Michele has two children — Ryan and Brittany —and currently lives in Springfield, MA. She’s very dedicated to her work, but when she does have free time, she enjoys hiking and being outside as much as possible.

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


  • 5.0

    5.0 Survey completed on March 30, 2021

    Review By Harka N. for Michele Welch

    Completed transaction in March 2021

    Your the best 😊

  • 5.0

    5.0 Survey completed on February 21, 2021

    Review By David G. for Michele Welch

    Completed transaction in February 2021

    Michele was very catering to my needs. She went well above and beyond what I expected. She made me feel as though o was her only client in the world and she really made my house buying experience effortless and pleasant !!!!!

  • 5.0

    5.0 Survey completed on February 12, 2021

    Review By Chris C. for Michele Welch

    Completed transaction in February 2021

    Michelle was great. Made it very easy for me and my busy schedule, I appreciate the professionalism.

  • 5.0

    5.0 Survey completed on February 05, 2021

    Review By Yaritza F. for Michele Welch

    Completed transaction in January 2021

    To me it was so grate to have Michel because she was available anytime for me

  • 5.0

    5.0 Survey completed on January 13, 2021

    Review By Lori W. for Michele Welch

    Completed transaction in December 2020

    Michelle was very responsive to all of my questions!

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