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InstaMortgage Named to Inc. 5000 Fastest-Growing Companies for the Second Time

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InstaMortgage, a tech-driven mortgage lender licensed in 25 states, today announced that it earned the rank of No. 394 nationally and No. 5 among the mortgage companies on the Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing private companies in the U.S. This marks the second time that InstaMortgage, previously Arcus Lending, has been recognized in the magazine’s annual rankings when it ranked No. 445 in 2017.

“The entire team at InstaMortgage is honored to receive this recognition,” said Shashank Shekhar, CEO of InstaMortgage. “Our achievements would not be possible without our clients, vendors and our dedicated team successfully working together to provide mortgage loans to help fulfill the American Dream for buyers across the country.”

The Inc. 5000 list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy—America’s privately held companies. Companies such as Yelp, Pandora, Timberland, Dell, Domino’s Pizza, LinkedIn, Zillow, and many other well-known brands gained early exposure as members of the Inc. 5000.

The 2021 Inc. 5000, unveiled online at and with the top 500 companies featured in the September issue of Inc., is the most competitive group of companies in the list’s history.

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About InstaMortgage

Originally founded in 2008 by Shashank Shekhar as Arcus Lending, the company rebranded as InstaMortgage in 2021. InstaMortgage aims to provide the best mortgages to its clients across 25 states. The company has been named to the Inc 500 list of fastest-growing private companies in America. By combining their superior technology with expert advice, excellent customer service, and competitive rates they deliver mortgage options that are tailored to each client’s unique financial situation.