LaGrange IL

Jim Walls

Branch Sales Manager, Mortgage
NMLS ID 302484

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.

First Time Home Buyer
15+ Years in the Mortgage Industry
15+ Years in Local Market

Worked with Jim in 2011, when my family bought our first home. Then worked with Jim most recently in June 2017 for a refi on that same house. Jim is extremely knowledgeable, respectful, professional and most of all he works for you. Meaning he looks at all the options and recommends whats best for you and your family given your situation. He truly cares about you and guides you get thru the lending process, step by step. You won't find a better lender out there.

Mike C.