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Karen CarterRetail Mortgage Consultant
Mobile: (917) 807-6480 | Fax: (718) 240-3054
NMLS ID# 646651
Service Area: Queens: Glendale, Hollis, Laurelton, Ridgewood; Nassau: Franklin Square, Garden City Park
Karen has been helping New Yorkers achieve their homeownership dreams for more than 25 years. Because each client has unique needs and goals, she takes time to fully understand their financial picture and help them choose the financing option that best fits their needs, then provides friendly, responsive service throughout the process. A longtime member of Ridgewood's mortgage team, Karen enjoys leading Ridgewood's free workshops for homebuyers in our community. She is a graduate of Adelphi University with a bachelor's degree in business administration and management.
Barbara MongielloRetail Mortgage Consultant
Mobile: (347) 527-3696 | Fax: (718) 240-3052
NMLS ID# 646649
Service Area: Queens: Breezy Point, Whitestone; Bronx: Allerton, Crosby Avenue, Morris Park; Nassau: Garden City Park, Plainview
Barbara believes the American Dream of homeownership is as important as ever, and she is dedicated to giving local homebuyers the tools, guidance and personal service they need to achieve it for themselves. A respected Ridgewood mortgage consultant for more than three decades, she has hands-on experience with nearly every aspect of the mortgage process, from guiding clients through their application to loan processing and underwriting. This experience has made her a trusted partner of homebuyers throughout Greater New York and Long Island, as well as the many homebuyers who have participated in her local workshops.
Ellen MorgenthalRetail Mortgage Consultant
Mobile: (347) 527-3465 | Fax: (718) 240-3059
NMLS ID# 626325
Service Area: Brooklyn: Bay Ridge, Bensonhurst, Clinton Hill, Cobble Hill, Dyker Heights, Sheepshead Bay; Manhattan: Yorkville
Whether you are buying your very first home or refinancing the home you love, Ellen's top priority is to make the process as smooth as possible while providing the financing solution that is right for you. A seasoned mortgage consultant with more than 15 years of experience with such major financial institutions as Chase Bank, she has earned the trust of clients, realtors, attorneys, and financial advisors by providing responsive, hands-on service and personalized guidance at every stage of the process. She holds an MBA from New York University, is an active supporter of the ASPCA and New York Cares, and is a mentor at Baruch College's Executives on Campus program.
Michael O'LearyRetail Mortgage Consultant
Mobile: (347) 563-1046 | Fax: (718) 906-0746
NMLS ID# 601400
Service Area: Nassau County: Baldwin, Bellmore, Hicksville; Suffolk County: Lindenhurst, West Babylon
Michael has over 27 years of experience in many facets of the mortgage industry. While originating all types of loans for his clients, he specializes in loans for first-time homebuyers and works closely with many of the nonprofit agencies in the New York metropolitan area. This allows him to maximize the available grants and subsidies for the benefit of his clients. He is consistently recognized by the State of New York Mortgage Agency as one of its top producing loan officers. Michael has a Bachelor of Science in accounting from St. John's University and an MBA in finance from Hofstra University.
Yvon Ponce De LeonRetail Mortgage Consultant
Mobile: (347) 834-2265 | Fax: (718) 906-0742
Languages: English and Spanish
NMLS ID# 626896
Service Area: Bronx: Gun Hill Road, Jerome Avenue, Sedgwick Avenue, White Plains Road; Westchester: New Rochelle, Yonkers; Manhattan: 73rd Street; Fairfield
With more than 15 years of banking and lending experience, Yvon is dedicated to helping homebuyers become mortgage-ready. In addition to serving the home financing needs of clients throughout the region, Yvon works with several nonprofits that support homeownership in low- to moderate-income neighborhoods and leads local workshops and seminars on essential topics such as money management, credit and the mortgage process. Yvon is an active supporter of the ASPCA and National Center on Family Homelessness. She graduated from Mercy College with a Bachelor of Business and Management and a minor in marketing and remains engaged with the school's alumni community.