James Shytle

Branch Manager

Traditional and Reverse Loans

NMLS # 169298

JShytle@openmortgage.com

About Me

I'm a Loan Officer with Open Mortgage. Better is possible. It's our core belief, and it's also our benchmark. At Open Mortgage, we strive to bring you a better mortgage experience for all your life's big moments. We're committed to providing you unparalleled support, transparent communication, and a partnership built on trust.
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ALABAMA | FLORIDA | GEORGIA

Determine your monthly mortgage payment using our free calculator. Buying a home is a milestone, and it’s one of the most significant purchases you can make. It’s important to know what your mortgage payment could be, and how much you can afford.

If you plan to make a downpayment of less than 20% of the home’s value at purchase, you will be required to purchase private mortgage insurance (PMI).* Legal

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Buying a home is one of the biggest purchases you can make. Do you know what to expect in the homebuying process? Our 21 page eGuide gives you a roadmap of the entire homebuying process—from start to finish.

After reading this printable eGuide, you'll know how to:

  • Become financially ready to buy a home
  • Pre-qualify for homebuying
  • Search for homes and make an offer
  • Prepare for the mortgage application process
  • Be ready for ongoing financial responsibilities
  • Maximize enjoyment of your home
  • Increase your home’s energy efficiency to save money!

Whether you’re a first-time homebuyer or seasoned veteran, you’ll feel better about your homebuying goals after reading our eGuide.

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Determine your monthly mortgage payment using our free calculator. Buying a home is a milestone, and it’s one of the most significant purchases you can make. It’s important to know what your mortgage payment could be, and how much you can afford.

If you plan to make a downpayment of less than 20% of the home’s value at purchase, you will be required to purchase private mortgage insurance (PMI).* Legal

Loan Amount
Down Payment %
Interest Rate
Term Years

Each month we produce a email newsletter that highlights an important topic in the realm of mortgages or homes in general. Please enter your contact information to the form on the right and click the submit button to be added to our mailing list.

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Buying a home is one of the biggest purchases you can make. Do you know what to expect in the homebuying process? Our 21 page eGuide gives you a roadmap of the entire homebuying process—from start to finish.

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Use our free Life Expectancy Set Aside (LESA) calculator to educate yourself on the amount needed to set aside funds to pay property charges, including homeowners insurance, property tax, and HOA dues. A LESA sets aside a portion of your reverse mortgage line of credit for the purpose of paying these future charges, giving you peace of mind. (Enter annual amounts.)* Legal

Property Tax
Homeowners Ins.
Flood Insurance
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Each month we produce a email newsletter that highlights an important topic in the realm of reverse mortgages or retirement in general. Please enter your contact information to the form on the right and click the submit button to be added to our mailing list.

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Discover the Home Equity Conversion Mortgage (HECM), a remarkable tool that can provide seniors increased financial stability.

Our eGuide gives you a roadmap of the entire homebuying process—from start to finish. A Home Equity Conversion Mortgage (HECM can be strategically used to support a wide range of financial costs and goals. By using a HECM, eligible seniors could:

  • Build a “rainy day fund” for future health care costs
  • Supplement monthly living expenses
  • Fund expensive home and auto repairs
  • Live a more active lifestyle
  • Continue living in their home for the rest of their life
  • Buy a new home

This eGuide discusses the basics of the HECM, its range of benefits, if you’re a good candidate, and how to apply.

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Use our free Life Expectancy Set Aside (LESA) calculator to educate yourself on the amount needed to set aside funds to pay property charges, including homeowners insurance, property tax, and HOA dues. A LESA sets aside a portion of your reverse mortgage line of credit for the purpose of paying these future charges, giving you peace of mind. (Enter annual amounts.)* Legal

Property Tax
Homeowners Ins.
Flood Insurance
Your Age

Each month we produce a email newsletter that highlights an important topic in the realm of reverse mortgages or retirement in general. Please enter your contact information to the form on the right and click the submit button to be added to our mailing list.

Don't miss another newsletter - sign up today!

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Discover the Home Equity Conversion Mortgage (HECM), a remarkable tool that can provide seniors increased financial stability.

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