The month of September is dedicated to the mortgage professionals who strive to help individuals and families achieve their dream of homeownership. As a Florida homebuilder dedicated to providing you with the best home buying experience possible, we work closely with a network of quality preferred lenders who offer the best financing options and highest level of service to help make your new home dreams come true.

As part of National Mortgage Professional Month, we would like to tell you more about the preferred lender mortgage professionals who are dedicated to making your homeownership dreams come true.

By financing your home purchase through a Highland Homes preferred lenders, you will receive a number of benefits such as personalized service to find the right financing for your needs, competitive interest rates and closing cost savings. Our preferred lenders have local branch offices and are experts on finance programs and Florida down payment assistance, which can help you own the home of your dreams with as little as $99 down. Plus, when you finance your new home with one of our preferred lenders, we will automatically pay select closing costs which will save you up to $5,000 on your new home!

The entire team at Highland Homes would like to give a big shout out to our local preferred lenders who continually go above and beyond to provide the best service to each and every Highland home owner.

Home Solutions Lenders, Inc. is based locally in Bartow, Florida. Recognized in 2014 and 2015 as a top-originator of USDA Loans, featured in Top Agent Magazine, and boasting an A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau, their knowledgeable team specializes in offering the best rates and fastest closings, with government and conventional loan programs available.
MidFlorida is a Florida credit union based in Lakeland, with branches around Central Florida. Specializing in conventional financing, local mortgage professionals Donna Oakley and Troy Manz provide personal attention and quick and accurate answers to questions.
IBERIABANK Mortgage focuses on offering the best mortgage tools on the internet, combined with experienced loan officers to guide you through the process of finding the right loan to meet your needs. Loan officers Frank Calbeto and David Seilkop have over 20 years of experience in the home financing industry and offer exceptional customer service, with government and conventional loan programs available, as well as local and state Bond down payment assistance programs.
HomeBridge Financial Services is committed to making the homebuying process as easy as possible. Chris Smith, Kyle Cutchen and Nicholas Stehle are honest, organized and efficient, providing the level of service you deserve. They are experts on local and state Bond down payment assistance programs, with government and conventional loan programs available.
Veterans United Home Loans is dedicated to serving Veterans and military families and is one of the nation’s top VA mortgage lenders. The Tampa team is run by branch manager Cindy Tolster and her two daughters and loan officers, Meghan and Kelly Tolster. They are available to help eligible service members and surviving military spouses take advantage of VA mortgage benefits including monthly savings, no down payment, and flexible credit requirements.

If you’re shopping for a new home in Florida, one of the first steps is to get pre-qualified with a Highland Homes preferred lender to determine your home purchasing power, get a personalized analysis of your credit and finances, and start down the path towards home ownership today!

Not sure where to begin or which lender is best for you? We’re here to help! For more information about our preferred lenders, new homes in Florida, and additional home buying tips and information, visit the Highland Homes website or call our Florida New Home Specialists at 863-797-4999.