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St. Petersburg, FL 33701
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Purchase and Refinance
Purchase and Refinance
Purchase
Purchase
Refinance Loans
Refinance Loans

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About Doug

Doug is a Florida native, born and raised in St Petersburg. He loves the Florida lifestyle of fishing and boating and never misses an opportunity to support his Tampa Bay Buccaneers. When he's not working Doug enjoys spending time with his friends, family and his wife, Ashley. After graduating from St Petersburg College, Doug became a licensed mortgage loan officer in 25 different states around the country. In 2016, 2017, and 2019, Doug was honored as Loan Officer of the Year for the Tampa Bay branches of CrossCountry Mortgage.

He has built a referral-based business by his commitment to his clients. Doug enjoys helping people make what he considers the biggest financial decision of their lives, by guiding them through the difficult and challenging process of buying or refinancing a home. He believes the most important part of a smooth transaction is clear communication and maintaining realistic expectations.

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Recent Posts and Articles

  • Is a VA Loan Right for You?

    If you need a mortgage and are a current member of the U.S. Military, a Veteran, or a Surviving Spouse, a VA loan is an option for you.

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    Navigating a Hot Homebuying Market Amid Rising Rates

    Spring and summer are typically strong periods for home sales, and this season may be more competitive than ever. When navigating today’s complex mortgage environment, here are some things to consider based on recent trends.

  • A home prepared for colder weather after following tips to winterize your home

    Frosty Fixups: 10 Ways to Winterize Your Home

    Whether you’re facing snow showers or sunny days, now is the time to follow our home winterization checklist to stay warm all season long.

  • Fall Check Up: Protect Your Home in 10 Steps

    Preparing for a new season may spotlight home repairs. Maybe it’s something simple, or perhaps your roof is caving in! Read more about fall home maintenance and how we can help.

A homeowner with a child on his lap calculating whether to buy a new home or refinance his home loan

Owning a home is fun and fulfilling!

What’s not to love about having a space that is entirely yours? You can paint your bathroom fuchsia, have hardwood in the master, put up a wild Mosaic in the kitchen, install a smart thermostat, you name it. After all, it’s your home!

Equally enjoyable are the other personal and financial advantages of being a homeowner: security and stability, equity and wealth building, and more! I’m here to help you get the most from your home financing — whether you’re buying your first home, moving up or downsizing to match your lifestyle, or refinancing your current mortgage.

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Helping your home financing process go smoothly.

  • There are some major milestones on your road to home financing. As your loan officer, I’ll be with you every step of the way to make sure you understand each one and get through them quickly.

  • How much will your mortgage payment be? How much can you save if you refinance? Is it better to buy than rent? Use these online calculators to crunch the numbers and see for yourself.

  • I separate myself from other lenders by offering a broader selection of home financing options — from loans for first-time homebuyers to refinance programs for accessing your home’s equity.

  • Before you explore the endless options of home financing, some preparation is in order. Planning ahead for your mortgage is the key to an easier and more successful home financing process.

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