What to expect
We understand that purchasing a home is one of the biggest purchases in a lifetime. We've streamlined our process to ensure that the experience of obtaining your mortgage is as smooth and stress-free as possible. Typically, once the loan documents are signed and delivered back to us, you’ll receive your funding in 5 to 7 days!
Why we should work together
CALM – COMMITTED – CONTINUOUS COMMUNICATION
Buying a home, whether it be your first or your thirty-second, can be a stressful time.
As mortgages change constantly, knowing that the professionals you are working with can provide you with the best loan resources available, is key.
The Buchanan Team has a combined experience of over 70 years, and we guarantee to present you with unparalleled options designed to fit your short and long-term financial goals.
Meet Our Team
Peter Thompson | NMLS#283204
As a mortgage loan consultant since 1992, Pete has helped numerous families and individuals buy their own homes and take control of their financial future. Given the ever-evolving mortgage industry, he takes the time to go into depth on each client’s financial situation only to come up with the best financing options to fit both their short and long-term objectives.
Pete’s experience on how to best structure transactions, combined with a high level of service, can mean the difference between closing on time, and not closing at all. Pete and the team are committed to educate and communicate with everyone to insure a great mortgage experience.
Pete is excited to apply his problem solving and customer service skills to help families realize their homeownership dreams!
Carin Buchanan | NMLS#305283
Helping families achieve their goals has been part of Carin’s vision and a great source of pride since 1993. Carin understands the stress involved with buying a home and obtaining a mortgage. With a strong professionalism and a calm demeanor, she makes your experience easy and effortless.
Carin continually strives to educate her clients on all their needs and questions, feeling privileged to be a part of their home buying process. It’s her personal objective to not only be the clients’ trusted loan consultant, but also a resource to all their necessities. Seeing the happy faces of her clients and their families is what brings Carin most satisfaction to her daily work.
“Buying a home is a family commitment and our team’s commitment is to make that process as enjoyable and hassle-free as possible,” Carin Buchanan
William Soljacich | NMLS#393165
William first started in the mortgage business in 2005. His knowledge of mortgage products allows him to assist every client no matter what their needs.
With so much riding on your mortgage, it’s important to know where you are in each phase of the process. Through continuous communication, there are no surprises and you won’t be left in the dark. Whether you prefer text, email, or phone….you will always know your loan status every step of the way.
When working with clients, William recognizes the importance of going the extra mile. He works tirelessly to make sure others get the opportunity to experience the pride that comes with owning a home. Guiding his clients throughout one of the most significant decisions of their lives is something he finds very rewarding.
Getting a mortgage is a means to an end; we help you buy the house of your dreams. Our goal is to make the process joyful and satisfying as you look back at your experience. We’d love for you to be one of the countless homebuyers who walk away not only with the keys in your hand but also a smile on your face.
When you are ready to discuss your home financing options, please contact Pete, Carin or William. They look forward to working with you!
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