Formed in 1995 through mergers of several local financial institutions, 1st Mariner Bank is headquartered in Baltimore City and serves central Maryland. We operate 14 full service bank branches in Baltimore, Anne Arundel, Harford, and Howard counties in Maryland, and the City of Baltimore. 1st Mariner Mortgage, a division of 1st Mariner Bank, operates retail offices in Central Maryland, the Eastern Shore of Maryland, and portions of Northern Virginia. In addition, 1st Mariner Mortgage also operates www.VAmortgage.com, and direct marketing mortgage operation in Baltimore.
1st Mariner Bank is not only the largest independently owned bank in Baltimore City, we're also one of the most well-capitalized banks in the region. The financial health of the bank is a top priority for us because it allows us to provide the financial products and services that Baltimore needs to grow.
A Customer-Focused Bank
1st Mariner Bank is an FDIC-insured, independent community bank providing commercial banking services, with particular attention and emphasis on the needs of individuals and small to mid-sized businesses. You’ll find many of the same financial products and services that are offered by many larger competitors. However, 1st Mariner was built to provide more personalized service by offering its customers access to local bank officers who are empowered to act with flexibility to meet customers' needs and build long-term banking relationships.·Because we are not a big, out-of-town bank, critical decisions are made right here in Baltimore, resulting in a faster response when you need it most. As the top local community bank, we make it easier for Baltimore to do business.
Products and Services
The bank products and services provided by 1st Mariner include traditional checking and savings deposit products, a variety of consumer loans and commercial loans, residential and commercial mortgage loans and construction loans, money transfer services, as well as Online Banking and Mobile Banking services. We offer leading-edge technology and online banking solutions that compete with even the largest national banks. We are always innovating to continue meet the evolving needs of customers and do business the way they want to do business