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John A. Manglardi Jr.

SVP of Mortgage Lending

NMLS #1137919

2936 West Belmont Ave
Chicago, IL 60618
(312) 319-8632 (312) 319-8632
Cell phone
(847) 636-9397 (847) 636-9397
[email protected]
Specializes in
Purchase and Refinance
Purchase and Refinance
Refinance Loans
Refinance Loans



About John A.

As a 2nd-generation mortgage professional, John Manglardi Jr. has been in the industry since he was born. He understands his clients' specific individual needs and works with them to ensure they don’t just qualify but are in the right loan program for them. John is experienced in all residential mortgage products, including conventional, jumbo, super jumbo, FHA, VA, and USDA, but specializes in increasingly sought-after renovation mortgages: FHA 203k and FNMA HomeStyle.

Founded in 1994, Scotsman Guide provides the most comprehensive, verified rankings in the mortgage industry. Being named a Top Originator means more than securing $40+ million in financing or closing 100+ loans in a year. It means John’s clients and partners are working with one of the best loan originators in the nation. Whether you’re buying, refinancing, or renovating, you can count on John and his team to provide the best service in the industry and get it done.

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2020 Featured Lender Article from Top Agent Magazine

John Manglardi Jr. – Senior Vice President of Mortgage Lending for CrossCountry Mortgage’s The Manglardi Group in Chicago – is a hardworking, consummately dedicated professional who consistently places the needs of his clients and Realtor partners front and center during every transaction. Having built his business on a foundation of vast experience, honesty and integrity, John has earned his stellar reputation as a trusted financial advisor.

“I give every one of my clients the personal touch,”says John, by way of explaining the trust and loyalty he inspires. “I stay very connected to them throughout the transaction. It’s about talking openly to my clients regarding their financial goals and learning what their needs are. I’m very clear, honest and transparent…at the end of the day, this is probably the biggest loan they will ever take out in their lives, so it’s important to be a trustworthy, honest, open and intelligent expert for them.”

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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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