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.
Reviewed by Ali H, Phoenix, AZ
"My Loan Originator James Serrano Made My Home Purchased Experience Nice And Easy! James Was Always There To Answer All My Questions From The Beginning Of My Loan Process All The Way To The Day Of Closing. NFM Lending You Have Excellent Service And I Am Extremely Satisfy With The Way James Handled My Loan. James Serrano, Keep Up The Good Work And Thank You! "
Reviewed by Jedge N, Glendale, AZ
"It was awesome working with James on my refinance. He made everything simple and easy throughout the whole process."
Reviewed by Billy S, Goodyear, AZ
"James and his team were so amazing to work with. They were very informative and responsive. Everything was done in a timely manner, and we never had to wait on them for anything (inside their control.) "
Reviewed by Darryl G, Phoenix, AZ
"James was great, very responsive and supportive through the process"
Reviewed by Denys D, Glendale, AZ
Reviewed by Jerome H, Glendale, AZ
"My situation was unique and it took some above and beyond work for James to get it done. He was professional and very communicative throughout. I would highly recommend James and NFM in the future."
Here are some useful links to get you started in the loan process.
Our mortgage calculators can be used to estimate how much your monthly mortgage payments will be, see if you will save by refinancing your mortgage, or to find out how much house you can afford.
Found a good home at a great price that just needs a little work? Own a home that could use some upgrades? The 203(k) loan may be the program for you.
Applying for a loan? You may be asked to provide some of the documents on this list during the loan application. Get these items in asap to help speed up your loan process.
Confused with the complicated mortgage lingo? Here is a list of commonly used terms that may help you understand better as you speak with realtors and loan officers.
Ready to Refinance
Are you considering refinancing your home? Before you begin the process, you should evaluate your options and personal finances. This guide will help.
Home Buyer's Checklist
When house hunting, it is easy to forget or confuse the different features of the many houses you will see. Here is a checklist to assist in finding the perfect home for you.
Here are some helpful hints and a detailed timeline to prepare your family for one of the most exciting times of your life - moving day.
Saving to Buy a Home
Saving for a home is a tremendous task that requires dedication and thought. Here are some helpful hints and tips on how to save for your down payment.
James R. Serrano
Mortgage Loan Originator
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