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Mortgage Loans with Ottawa Savings Bank

Ottawa Savings Bank (NMLS #403014)

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At Ottawa Savings Bank, we genuinely believe in making homeownership available for every qualified individual. Whether you’re buying your first home, building the house of your dreams, or refinancing your existing home, we are here for you every step of the way.

We understand that homeownership is the single largest investment that most Americans will make in their lifetime, therefore, you can rely on our staff to deliver exceptional service before, during, and after the loan closes.





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Online Mortgage Application

Ready to get started?  Applying online is safe, secure, and easy!  Complete our online mortgage application at your convenience.  You can start your application, save your work, and finish later if needed.  Click here to begin your mortgage loan application.

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Count on a personalized experience at Ottawa Savings Bank. For sound advice on buying, refinancing, or building a home, visit our experienced team of mortgage lenders to guide you through the process.

Please Note: Ottawa Savings Bank is committed to protecting your privacy and ensuring your private information is secure. For your protection, please do not send sensitive information such as account numbers, Social Security Numbers or private information through email.

Dan “The Mortgage Man” Sabol
Mortgage Banking Sales Director
Contact me in Ottawa at (815) 366-5474
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Dan “The Mortgage Man” Sabol, Director of Mortgage Sales at Ottawa Savings Bank, tailors your financing to your unique lifestyle and goals.

With Dan, you can expect an authentic experience defined by honesty, integrity and fun. Whether you’re building your dream home or buying property for the first time, you deserve a smooth, respectful and personable transaction. At its core, Dan’s professional service is founded on the bedrock aim of your long-term financial security and wealth accrual.

Contact Dan “the mortgage man” to take advantage of today’s financial opportunities.

Deborah Ingold
Mortgage Loan Originator
Contact me in Morris at (815) 366-5448
[email protected]
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Deborah Ingold is a Residential Loan Originator with over 20 years’ lending experience in Ottawa, Morris and neighboring communities. She has an extensive lending background in Rural Development, FHA, VA and conventional financing. Deborah is a member of Rotary and offers her time and assistance with various charitable causes.

Lisa Jo Mertel
NMLS# 224854
Mortgage Loan Originator
Contact me in LaSalle at (815) 343-8924
[email protected]
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A lifelong resident of Peru, Lisa Jo has 18 years of mortgage origination experience and specializes in USDA, FHA,VA, conventional financing and grant programs for first time homebuyers.  Lisa provides professional service and explains the process making your lending experience smoother and enjoyable.  Lisa Jo is a member of IVAR, the Illinois Valley Area Chamber of Commerce & Economic Development and a member of the board of directors of the Starved Rock Regional Center.

Think mortgage Think Mertel, Think OSB.

Patrick Durkin
Mortgage Loan Originator
Contact me in Shorewood at (815) 791-2542
[email protected]
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Patrick has been assisting customers with their Mortgage Lending needs nearly 20 years. Whether you are looking to Purchase, Refinance, or Build your Dream Home, Patrick can help guide you through the process.

Patrick holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Agribusiness from Illinois State University in Normal, IL. He is a member of the South Suburban Home Builders Association, the Three Rivers Association of Realtors and the Shorewood Chamber of Commerce.

Audrey Sherwood
Mortgage and Consumer Lending Services
Contact me in Marseilles at (815) 795-2129
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Audrey has been with Twin Oaks Savings Bank, now Ottawa Savings Bank, for over ten years.  In addition to her duties as Assistant Branch Manager and Teller Supervisor, Audrey provides mortgage lending services at the Marseilles branch.  Audrey is a graduate of the Community Bankers Association of Illinois Consumer Lending Institute and the Community Bankers School.  She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from Devry University. Audrey is a member of the Career Development Division of the CBAI and the Marseilles Rotary Club. She also serves as a member of the Board of Directors of the United Way of Eastern LaSalle County.

Jason Durkin
Mortgage Loan Originator
Contact me in Shorewood at (815) 531-2059
[email protected]
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Jason Durkin has a Marketing Degree from Illinois State University. He is a current resident of Morris, IL and a longtime resident of Shorewood, IL. Jason’s goal is to provide all of his customers with the highest level of service and tailored solutions for their mortgage needs. When looking to make a purchase, build or refinance a home, working with Jason will be a helpful and smooth process.

Jason is a Member of the South Suburban Home Builders Associates, Three Rivers Association of Realtors and The Shorewood Chamber of Commerce.

Lindsay Keegan-Vancil
Mortgage Loan Originator
Contact me in Sandwich at (630) 333-5149
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Lindsay offers 14 years of mortgage experience in the western suburbs. Growing up in Naperville, and living in Sandwich the past 10 years, she is passionate about her customer’s experience and their understanding of the lending process, She will take care of you and your loan from start to finish. Lindsay recognizes a busy family and lifestyle and prides herself on accommodating your schedule throughout the process.

Her 14 years of origination experience includes IHDA grant programs, Conventional, FHA, USDA and VA mortgages.

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