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John Gerken

Sr. Loan Officer

Traditional Loans

NMLS # 174723

johngerken@openmortgage.com

About Me

Reasons to Finance Your Home Through JOHN GERKEN and Open Mortgage:

  • 1) Service – The Best You Can Get.
  • 2) Multiple Investors – We can shop for the Best program and Rate for you. 
  • 3) Programs – An Array of Programs to choose from including FHA, VA, Rural Development, Conventional First-Time Homebuyer.
  • 4) Purchases, Refinances and Debt Consolidation. 
  • 5) First Home, Second/Vacation Home and Investment Properties.
  • 6) Local In-House Processing and Underwriting Staff.
  • 7) Quick Home Loan Prequalifications.
  • 8) One Contact Person – Me. You only have to work with one main contact, Me, an experienced Loan Officer.
  • 9) I stay in regular contact with you from start to finish.
  • 10) Today's Mortgage Industry is ever-changing and complex. You need a Lender that is experienced and informed - SO WHY TRUST YOUR LOAN TO ANYONE ELSE.
LICENSED IN:
SOUTH DAKOTA
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