James R. Serrano
James R. Serrano

James R. Serrano

Mortgage Loan Originator | NMLS# 1130365 Apply Now Upload Docs Returning Applicant Contact

About

James was born and raised in the west valley of Arizona. Prior to becoming a licensed mortgage loan originator, he spent 7 years in the banking industry doing consumer lending. With his knowledge and experience in loans he made the move to mortgage lending. James loves to connect with his buyers on a personal level and help them fully understand the mortgage loan process and make sure they feel they are in the correct mortgage type that fits their needs. His goal is to provide a smooth, stress-free experience for his buyers and make sure they feel valued and cared for during the mortgage loan process. He will go to great lengths to ensure his buyers close on their home in the time frame provided and will make sure to provide effective communication throughout your mortgage transaction. His number one priority is you during your home purchase or refinance and will be on your side every step of the way.

James loves to represent his state by cheering on the Arizona Diamondbacks and enjoying local restaurants with his wife Alyssa.

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Meet the Team

  • Stephanie Sandell

    Stephanie Sandell

    Branch Operation Manager

    p. 480-378-2963

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    NMLS # 1864895

  • Sherry Fragosa

    Sherry Fragosa

    Loan Originator

    p. (480) 378.8542

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    f.

    NMLS # 1969803

  • Adam Halloran

    Adam Halloran

    Loan Originator

    p. 810-278-7750

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    f.

    NMLS # 1420608

  • Michael Messer

    Michael Messer

    Loan Originator

    p. 480-378-3417

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    f. 480-378-3417

    NMLS # 409736

  • Brandon Pavlovic

    Brandon Pavlovic

    Mortgage Loan Originator

    p. 480-378-3190

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    f. 480-378-3190

    NMLS # 1599351

  • Chelsea Abbate

    Chelsea Abbate

    Mortgage Loan Originator

    p. 480-378-3034

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    f. 480-378-3034

    NMLS # 1085559

  • Shane Staples

    Shane Staples

    Mortgage Loan Originator

    p. 480-378-3718

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    f. 480-378-3718

    NMLS # 1296290

  • Greg Runyon

    Greg Runyon

    Mortgage Loan Originator

    p. 480-795-4814

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    f. 480-795-4814

    NMLS # 333097

  • Matthew Stuart Primrose

    Matthew Stuart Primrose

    Mortgage Loan Originator

    p. 480-378-6008

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    f. 480-378-6008

    NMLS # 189839

  • T.J. Lovejoy

    T.J. Lovejoy

    Mortgage Loan Originator

    p. 480-862-9744

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    f.

    NMLS # 1762389

  • Philip Mazzio

    Philip Mazzio

    Mortgage Loan Originator

    p. 480-734-4328

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    NMLS # 1168729

  • Ivan Gonzalez

    Ivan Gonzalez

    Mortgage Loan Originator

    p. 480-378-3982

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    NMLS # 978941

  • Jeremy Andrew Minson

    Jeremy Andrew Minson

    Mortgage Loan Originator

    p. 623-703-1069

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    NMLS # 1834516

  • Antonio Hernan Hinojosa

    Antonio Hernan Hinojosa

    Mortgage Loan Originator

    p. 480-378-3568

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    f.

    NMLS # 1887992

  • Joe Jacovo

    Joe Jacovo

    Mortgage Loan Originator

    p. 480-378-6323

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    f.

    NMLS # 251202

  • Brian Burnham

    Brian Burnham

    Mortgage Loan Originator

    p. 480-378-3036

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    f.

    NMLS # 1142157

  • Danielle Pela

    Danielle Pela

    Mortgage Loan Originator

    p. 480-378-6419

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    NMLS # 1584529

  • Tyler Barnett

    Tyler Barnett

    Sales Manager / Loan Originator

    p. 480-278-2785

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    f. 480-378-6531

    NMLS # 951590

  • Ryan Sandell

    Ryan Sandell

    Vice President, Western Region

    p. 480-269-1510

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    f. 480-378-2706

    NMLS # 221731

  • Testimonials

    5.0

    Sep 2020

    Reviewed by James L, Surprise, AZ

    "James did a great job with my refinance helping me with all my questions and helping me understand my options. I am extremely happy with my experience "

    5.0

    Sep 2020

    Reviewed by Juan G, Glendale, AZ

    "James was very knowledgeable, friendly and very professional, he always answered all my questions and concerns timely. Overall a great experience. "

    5.0

    Jul 2020

    Reviewed by Sandra G, Peoria, AZ

    "James did an amazing and fast process of our purchase of the house, thanks 😊 "

    5.0

    Aug 2020

    Reviewed by Jacob P, El Mirage, AZ

    "Excellent communication and prompt response time."

    5.0

    Aug 2020

    Reviewed by Levon P, Peoria, AZ

    "Me. James was amazing. Ultimate professional. I was aware of all that was needed and what steps needed to be taken. He was there from start to finish. Was available and responded to all my questions. He went above and beyond for his company. Great job. I am mine blown. "

    5.0

    Aug 2020

    Reviewed by Rosario R, Tolleson, AZ

    "It’s happen so quickly! We are very satisfied with everything "

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    James R. Serrano

    James R. Serrano

    Mortgage Loan Originator

    NMLS ID#:
    1130365

    Phone:
    480-378-2343

    Fax:
    877-211-9803

    Email:
    jrserrano@nfmlending.com

    Address:
    850 W. Elliot Rd. Suite 101 Tempe, AZ 85284

    Ready to get started or have any loan questions? Contact me at 480-378-2343 or jrserrano@nfmlending.com or submit the form below and I will call you.

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