Working for our members has always been my personal philosophy and UFCU takes that same philosophy to heart in all lines of business. I have a passion for educating the members I work with to make them feel comfortable with every step of the mortgage loan process. In the ever changing real estate environment I want to be your trusted source for mortgage information and loans.
Doug Smithe has 14 years of experience in the mortgage industry. He is committed to providing ideal financing options to homebuyers in the Austin and surrounding areas. Integrity is the cornerstone of his business, and he believes in building lifelong relationships with clients. What sets him apart from the competition is his core belief that world-class service is the number one priority. His philosophy is to listen to each customer’s needs and respond to those needs efficiently and effectively. He believes that communication is the key to building strong and lasting relationships with borrowers and business partners alike. Doug graduated from Texas State University with a degree in Business Management and has lived in the Austin area for 17 years. He is a decorated veteran of the US Army, with service overseas in Korea and stateside in a Combat Engineer role. When not helping customers with their home loans, he enjoys spending quality time with his wife and two daughters, motorsport racing and riding mountain bikes. This firm does not recommend any particular lender and does not warrant the quality of any lender. You should address any finance and lending questions directly to your lender. This firm cannot and does not require any person to use any particular service provider.
“Whether you’re buying, selling, refinancing, or building your dream home, you have a lot riding on your loan specialist. Since market conditions and mortgage programs change frequently, you need to make sure you’re dealing with a top professional who is able to give you quick and accurate financial advice. With over 14 years of experience, I have the expertise and industry knowledge you need to explore the many financing options available to you, and the level of service and communication delivered by my Team is unparalleled!”
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Stewart Anderson is a 2nd generation mortgage financing Loan Officer with over 9 years of proficient lending experience. A graduate of Texas State University, with a business Marketing degree, Stewart chose a career in mortgage lending as he believes strongly in the American dream of home ownership. He understands that purchasing a home is one of the biggest decisions his clients face in their lifetime, which is why he uses his expertise to tailor financing specific to their financial goals. He is dedicated to providing the highest level of service to his clients and does this by treating them fairly, with integrity, and best interest in mind. His goal is to provide a pleasant experience that is complete with effective communication throughout the entire process. Every transaction is considered a priority and managed with determination and honesty.
Maria Pedemonte "Totty", has worked on the Mortgage lending field for over 10 years in Austin. As she strives to help clients make their home buying dream come true, she is committed to better understanding your personal loan needs and finding the best solution. Totty will work together to help accomplish your financial goals. Clear communication is critical in this process so she works with a team of professionals to keep you updated every step of the way. This communication will helps to build a relationship that will last and her goal is to help you be satisfied with each transaction. "My clients are my best resource for new business and my service is a key to success in helping me earn your referrals. I look forward to the opportunity to work together and I am confident you will be very happy!
Amy is a Loan Consultant who has been able to create loan solutions for specific mortgage needs. She works with a team of underwriters and processors to assist in funding each loan on-time, every time at imortgage. Amy's success is due to her unparalleled level of service at creating unique loan solutions.
When considering the purchase of a new home, refinancing or obtaining additional property, please contact Amy for a personalized mortgage plan.
Whether you’re buying, selling, refinancing, or building your dream home, you have a lot riding on your loan officer. Since market conditions and mortgage programs change frequently, you need to make sure you’re dealing with a top professional who is able to give you quick and accurate financial advice. As an experienced loan officer I have the knowledge you need to explore the many financing options available. Ensuring that you make the right choice for you and your family is my ultimate goal, and I am committed to providing my customers with mortgage services that exceed their expectations. I hope you’ll browse my website, check out the different loan programs I have available, use my decision-making tools and calculators, and use our secure online application to get started. After you’ve applied, I’ll call you to discuss the details of your loan, or you may choose to set up an appointment with me using my online form. As always, you may contact me anytime by phone, fax or email for personalized service and expert advice. I look forward to working with you.