Headshot of Telli  Panagakis

Telli Panagakis

Branch Manager

CrossCountry Mortgage
1137 N Prospect Ave. Unit C101
Itasca, IL 60143


About Telli

Telli and his team pride themselves on open, transparent communication and quick turn times. They always work diligently and efficiently to ensure all parties enjoy a smooth, seamless transaction and walk away from the process feeling very satisfied in their choice to use Team Telli with CrossCountry Mortgage for their mortgage needs. Telli treats working with clients as a privilege, not a right and always keeps his clients' goal of obtaining the “American Dream" at the forefront of everything he does.

Telli has been in the mortgage industry since 2001. His financial experience includes both the purchase and refinance markets. Telli and his immediate team have more than 30 years of combined experience in the industry. With this much knowledge and experience, you are in good hands!

Telli resides in Itasca, Illinois with his wife and three children. Telli enjoys hanging out with his friends and family and golfing occasionally when he gets a moment away from work and home.

CrossCountry Mortgage is a full-service mortgage lender licensed in 50 states. With its wide range of refinance and purchase programs, and seasoned team of loan originators, CrossCountry Mortgage provides guidance, competitive rates and efficient closings.

What Customers are Saying about Telli


Resources & Tools

Learn more about our 21 day loan process and home loan options as well as utilize some helpful tools and resources.

21 Day Loan Process

We can close most loans in as few as 21 days! Learn about the 5 step process for our program here.

Mortgage Checklist

Make sure you have all the necessary required documents and information during the loan process with this checklist.

Mortgage Calculators

Determine your mortgage payments, refinance savings, and compare renting vs. owning a home.

Renovation Loans

Looking to buy a fixer-upper or want to make repairs to your current home? Learn all about getting started here.