Our Team

Professional History

With extensive knowledge in the financial industry, Peter Corum, Independent Mortgage Advisor at Core Mortgage Services LLC., is committed to providing excellent customer service and assisting his clients through the home financing experience.  Peter is passionate about Service. He believes that your true worth is determined by how much more you give, than you receive. “I love getting to know people and helping them with their financial needs. Being an Independ Mortgage Advisor means I am a consumer advocate, where I represent my Client’s interest, not the banks.” Peter has been progressive in evolving the industry, from working for a bank, then a correspondent and now as a broker, which provides him the greatest flexibility in providing home loan programs to his Clients.

Peter received his B.A in Accounting from Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH and his financial training with the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, during which time he passed his CPA exam. During the ‘90s, Peter was a partner in a $4.6 million building material business, HCM Systems, and then became a partner in MarCom, which became West Virginia’s largest Internet company and was sold to City Holding Company. Over the last two decades, Peter has used his personal, financial, technological, entrepreneurial, and management skills to build The Corum Team, which was ranked in the Top 10 nationally in units with Wells Fargo in the early 2000s, he was then a Top 5 Producer for Franklin American Mortgage Company.

About Peter

When not spending time with his family or at work, Peter has been a host of a weekly community radio show, Community Impact, a member of the Shepherdstown Rotary, Past President of the Arts and Humanities Alliance (AHA!) of Jefferson County, a member of the United Way of the Eastern Panhandle and various other volunteer organizations. Peter is passionate about local, natural, organic food and created a local farmers market, Morgan’s Grove Market, over 5 years ago, which he recently sold.

About Core Mortgage Services, LLC

We Have A Loan for That!® Locally owned and operated and headquartered in State College, PA., Core Mortgage Services is a “boutique-style” brokerage firm. For most homebuyers, buying a home is a big investment, but the company’s innovative and streamlined approach, rivals most big-name lending institutions throughout Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia, Delaware, Florida, and Colorado.

As a small lender, Core Mortgage Services delivers the best interest rates in the marketplace. By taking a personalized approach, The Core Team communicates directly with each client, and is available to answer any questions throughout the real estate transaction. The company also recognizes the importance of earning the trust of their clients and building long term business relationships, because service is at the CORE of what we do.