1821 Walden Office Sq Ste 550
Schaumburg, IL 60173
(847) 380-4026 (847) 380-4026
[email protected]
Specializes in
Purchase and Refinance
Refinance Loans



About James

Long-time Rockton, IL resident James Campanella is a licensed residential mortgage loan officer in the States of Illinois and Wisconsin. Jim is the Sales Manager of the "Your Mortgage Guys" team at the Schaumburg, IL branch of Cleveland-based CrossCountry Mortgage, Jim has been originating mortgage loans for over 35 years and focuses on providing an understanding of the mortgage industry that helps turn his clients into customers for life.


Recent Posts and Articles

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    “The only constant in life is change” – Heraclitus


  • Down Payments and Today’s Generational Home Buyer!

    “If I were asked to name the chief benefit of the house, I should say: The house shelters day dreams; the house protects the dreamers; the house allows one to dream in peace” – Gaston Bachelard

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    “May you always be surrounded by good friends and great barbeque” – Famous Dave (David Anderson)

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.


Helping your home financing process go smoothly.

  • The Mortgage Process

    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.

  • Payment Calculator

    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.

  • Find the Right Loan

    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.

  • Home Loan Check List

    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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