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WFBI Reports 21% Increase in Net Income and 29% Increase in Core Net Income for 2Q2017

WashingtonFirst Bankshares, Inc. Reports 21% Increase in Net Income and 29% Increase in Core Net Income for the Second Quarter 2017

RESTON, VA – WashingtonFirst Bankshares, Inc. (“WashingtonFirst” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: WFBI), the parent company of WashingtonFirst Bank, WashingtonFirst… Continue reading

WashingtonFirst boosts profits ahead of purchase by Sandy Spring Bank (article)

[As reported by Andy Medici, Washington Business Journal]

WashingtonFirst Bank (NASDAQ: WFBI) is seeing a jump in profits as it works to complete its $489 million sale to Sandy Spring Bank (NASDAQ: SASR), according to second quarter financial results released… Continue reading

WashingtonFirst Bankshares Listed in Top 100 Public Companies

WashingtonFirst Bankshares has been ranked #95 in the top 100 public companies in the DC metro-area according to recent Washington Business Journal research. The list was ranked by 2016 revenue where WashingtonFirst Bank saw a 42.6% increase from 2015.… Continue reading

WashingtonFirst Bankshares Announces Acquisition By Sandy Spring Bancorp

Sandy Spring Bancorp Acquisition of WashingtonFirst Bankshares to Create Region’s Largest, Locally-Headquartered Community Bank

OLNEY, Md., May 16, 2017 – Sandy Spring Bancorp, Inc. (Nasdaq: SASR, “Sandy Spring”), the parent company of Sandy Spring Bank, and WashingtonFirst Bankshares, Inc. (Nasdaq:… Continue reading

WashingtonFirst Bankshares, Inc. Declares 15th Consecutive Cash Dividend

RESTON, VA – May 16, 2017 – WashingtonFirst Bankshares, Inc. (the “Company”) (NASDAQ: WFBI) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a cash dividend of seven cents ($0.07) per share of its common stock, par value $0.01 per share,… Continue reading

WashingtonFirst Bankshares, Inc. Reports 13% Increase in Net Income for First Quarter 2017

RESTON, VA – WashingtonFirst Bankshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: WFBI) (“WashingtonFirst” or the “Company”) reported today net income of $4.4 million for the first quarter of 2017, or $0.34 per share on a fully-diluted basis, a 13% increase over the same period… Continue reading

WashingtonFirst Mortgage #14 Top Home Mortgage Lender

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WashingtonFirst Mortgage has been ranked among the top home mortgage lenders in the DC metro-area, according to recent Washington Business Journal research.  Utilizing 2016 loan volume, the Journal ranked WashingtonFirst Mortgage at #14.… Continue reading

WashingtonFirst Bank #5 Commercial Lender Locally Headquartered in DC Metro Area

WashingtonFirst Bank has been recognized as the #8 Commercial Lender in the DC Metro area, as reported by the Washington Business Journal.  When comparing locally headquartered banks, WashingtonFirst ranks #5.   The Washington Business Journal ranking… Continue reading

Special Notice: Title Companies


Be advised that there is an alarming increase in the compromise of Realtor email affecting settlements.   Payment information for closings is being altered or changed from what was originally documented.   Specifically, the culprits… Continue reading

Shaza Andersen Recognized As One of Nine Top Female Founders

Except from: “9 Southern Female Founders to Know During Women’s History Month”

March is Women’s History Month, so we thought it’d be fitting to honor a few trailblazing female entrepreneurs who are forging new paths in medicine, technology, media, and… Continue reading