James has been active in the Chicago real estate market for the past 23 years, beginning as a real estate investor in Lincoln Park and the South Loop. For the past 17 years he has been a licensed mortgage banker working initially as a mortgage broker and then joining MB Financial Bank 6 years ago to work as a direct lender adding even more options for his borrowers.
James specializes in mortgage financing for 1-4 residential properties, and can also refer you to some of the best real estate agents and commercial bankers in Illinois. Through MB, James has a license to originate loans up to in 44 states, so please give him a call when you are ready for your next mortgage.
In his spare time, James volunteers coaching his 4 children in various sports. He is a board member for LaGrange Little League, an organization with over 900 baseball and softball players from the LaGrange community. James is also on the advisory board for the Legacy Guild, a not-for-profit men’s group based in LaGrange, IL. The organization collectively manages a college scholarship award program for high school students who live in Lyons Township District 204 and who have lost a parent.