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Each month AR runs numerous contests as a way for our members to engage in activities
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These state pages or hyper-local pages provide content directly related to a specific geographical location.
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Over 28 years of profesional mortgage experience and your next Purchase Transaction Specialist.
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Don Grimes - Your Mortgage Advisor
Specialized in purchase transactions with over twenty-eight years of mortgage experience helping people financing homes with personal honesty and high level of integrity.
Mr. Grimes has helped thousand of families with homeownership financing through his mortgage management services. Because of his experience he has custom designed mortgage programs to meet his customer financing needs. Because of these satisfied customers, he has a proven track record of finding the correct loan program with answers not promises.He communicates regularly and proactively discusses options with his clients to keep them informed of the status of their loan and to reduce the stress that is associated with uncertainty. A family man of four children and a wife of 30 years, his dedication and helping people has earned confidence as a trusted advisor. If you have to choose a person for your financing needs, choose Don Grimes on your team.
Areas of Expertise
What Makes Michigan Mutual Different?
We’re sure this is what makes our company different from the rest. And, we’re proud to live this mission daily.
Our people:As the saying goes, you are only as strong as your team. Each Michigan Mutual team member prides themselves on establishing trust and creating long-term relationships with our customers. You’re the reason we are here.
Our history:We’re reliable. From our humble beginnings to the expansive company we are today, we’ve remained committed to serving our customers and creating success each step of the way.
Our experience: For nearly 20 years, we’ve had a strong commitment to employee training and continuing education. We are also tapped by national, regional and local media outlets to provide our expertise. Check out our newsroom by clicking here.
Our resources:As First Preferred Mortgage continues to grow and expand into new markets nationally; our access to resources and the most up-to-date technology is vast, which means more options for you.
Our beliefs: We believe in hard work. We believe in doing the right thing. Our company’s core values include integrity, problem solving, family and fun. This is what defines us. And, we believe in strong communities for all of us to live and thrive. We are committed to serving as a leader through community volunteering, sponsorships and charitable donations.
What We Believe - Simplifying The Mortgage Process For Our Customers
A strong and genuine belief in the customer for life principle is what fuels us. Outstanding service differentiates us from a sea of competitors. For us, its not lip service, exceeding expectations is what makes us love what we do.
The foundation of our company is built on strong relationships with our more than 20,000 clients. We want to be your trusted lender for life–and serve your family time and time again, generation after generation.
When you've picked out your dream home, the paperwork with disclosures, appraisals, inspections, title insurance, escrow and notaries can be overwhelming. Our job is to simplify a confusing process and let you enjoy this rewarding and special moment.
When refinancing, you shouldn’t have questions–or a headache. It is our guarantee that we will provide answers clearly–in a way you will understand. No confusing industry jargon, just answers that matter to you and your situation.
And, don’t worry about being pushed to an automated response or being bounced to a variety of loan officers, we hate that too. With Michigan Mutual Mortgage, you will experience service at its best—and you won’t be treated like a number.
Evolving to be on the cutting-edge of technology trends is absolutely necessary. Rest assured we're utilizing the most up-to-date and advanced technology to fit your busy lifestyle. Electronic filing of most required documents means you get a decision faster. Simple, quick, efficient–we believe this is exactly how the lending process should be–and with us, it is.
But here’s the catch: mixed with this cutting-edge technology is trusted old-fashioned expertise and advice. There is plenty of information out there. It’s time to cut the clutter. We are here to provide thorough advice, while saving you time and avoiding aggravation.
Contact First Preferred Mortgage today to experience the process of qualifying, applying and getting approved for a mortgage loan in a simpler, faster and more enjoyable experience than you imagined.
Disclaimer: ActiveRain Corp. does not necessarily endorse the real estate agents, loan officers and brokers listed on this site. These real estate profiles, blogs and blog entries are provided here as a courtesy to our visitors to help them make an informed decision when buying or selling a house. ActiveRain Corp. takes no responsibility for the content in these profiles, that are written by the members of this community.