First Town Mortgage Corp., Secaucus, N.J., has bought HomeSouth Mortgage Corp., Atlanta. HomeSouth originated $250 million of loans last year.

First Town, a large lender on the Eastern Seaboard, already has three offices in the Atlanta area. The HomeSouth deal will give it seven more throughout Georgia.

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