James has been a loan originator with the Sandell Team for 2 years and has gained a firm knowledge of the mortgage business. Before joining the industry, he won multiple awards for his outstanding customer service while working in banking. His strong foundation in customer service and excellent communication skills ensure he will be there for you through every step of the loan closing process. James prides himself on going great lengths to make sure his buyer’s loan closes on time. He will do everything in his ability to give you a smooth, stress-free home buying experience.
James was born and raised in the west valley and loves representing his state by cheering on both the Diamondbacks and the Cardinals with his fiancé, Alyssa.
Reviewed by Favian P, Tolleson, AZ
"James did an amazing job! Making our new home buying process easy and less stressful by answering all of our questions. I would definitely refer James to any of my friends and Family! "
Reviewed by Zachariah V, San Tan Valley, AZ
"James was great with answering questions promptly and making the process as smooth as possible!"
Reviewed by Daniel F, Glendale, AZ
"James Serrano was great. Definitely would use him again."
Reviewed by Scott Allen B, Avondale, AZ
"James was very committed in making sure we were taking care off as well as great communication. "
Reviewed by Laura O, Buckeye, AZ
"Your e-sign sucks to have to have defiance e-mail to sign sucks or sign up on two different ones other than that everyone was great and very help full James Serrano was the best to work with Thank you to all great job well done"
Reviewed by Angela B, Peoria, AZ
"My family and I are extremely pleased with our experience with James and his entire team! He is very knowledgeable, helpful, and very organized. As a new home buyer, James really took the time to address all of my questions and did not rush in any way. We had some issues prior to closing, but he was very patient and offered guidance to ensure that everything goes smoothly. We would definitely recommend James to any home buyer!"
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