Washington Informer & WI The Bridge presents…

Our House — The First Time Home Buyer’s Virtual Series

Built by FitzGerald Financial Group
A Division of TowneBank Mortgage

About the series

This is a weekly 4-part homebuying educational series designed to connect, educate and prepare D.C. residents on purchasing their first/next home.

Premier Date

The series will premiere on Tuesday, October 4th at 7pm est… with new shows every Tuesday throughout the month streaming across the digital properties of the Washington Informer and The Bridge.

Show Dates and Topics

4 October 2022, 7pm eastern:
Mortgage 101 Overview/Understanding your Fico Credit Scores

11 October 2022, 7pm eastern:
Grant Assistance/First Time homebuyer programs/Credit

18 October 2022, 7pm eastern:
VA USDA FHA/Credit

25 October 2022, 7pm eastern:
More in-depth credit presentation and Q&A Session/Credit


Shirvan E. Joseph, NMLS# 188513

Shirvan E. Joseph, is a Diversity Outreach Manager and Mortgage Loan Officer with FitzGerald Financial Group, a division of TowneBank Mortgage. Shirvan Joseph has been in the mortgage business for over 36 years, where he has held positions as a mortgage loan officer, as well as several managerial positions. 

Throughout his career as a loan officer, Shirvan has been named to the Leader’s Club and Chairman’s Club in recognition of his high production volume. 

As a Diversity Outreach Manager, Shirvan is passionate about educating communities, primarily with larger proportions of minority groups, on the steps needed to achieve the dream of homeownership. Shirvan has reached thousands of potential homebuyers through his Virtual Seminars and Shirvan Speaks Podcast. 

Prior to his career in the mortgage industry, Shirvan served as a U.S. Marine. He currently serves as a member of the Knights of Columbus. 


WIN-TV Interview with Shirvan Joseph