T.J. was born and raised in Des Moines, Iowa, and moved to Tempe to attend Arizona State University, where he graduated from the W.P. Carey School of Business with a degree in Business Management. He then went on to earn two Master’s degrees, one from ASU and the other from the University of Phoenix. Before joining the mortgage industry, T.J. spent ten years as an educator in south Phoenix, where he taught students and teachers alike with dedication, kindness, and enthusiasm.
T.J. brings those same qualities to lending and utilizes his experience as an educator every day to help his clients learn and understand all aspects of the loan process. He truly cares about making you feel comfortable and confident from your initial conversation with him to after you get the keys to your new home! T.J. strives to minimize any stress you may feel about purchasing a home, and he would be happy to work with you today!
In his spare time, T.J. enjoys rock climbing, playing soccer, trivia, dancing, and spending time with his family and his dog, Zoey. If you are interested in getting pre-qualified or just have questions about how to get started with a home loan, please contact T.J. at any time.
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.
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