Low Rates. Local Service. Experience.
Add it up and it's easy to see there is no comparison to the Best Mortgage Lender in Lafayette-West Lafayette as voted by Journal & Courier readers since 2009.
Click here for a list of our employees registered through the Nationwide Mortgage Licensing System (NMLS) as of January 2017.
Are you purchasing a home for the first time?
Find helpful information about the entire process here:
Already have an application started?
Complete an unfinished application or check the status of your submitted application.
NOTICE: Current credit freezes you MAY have placed on one of the following bureaus – Experian, Equifax orTransUnion – will delay processing of your loan application. To avoid this delay, consider temporarily lifting all credit freezes
A fixed rate loan amortized over 30, 20, 15 or 10 years. Payments remain fixed through out the life of the loan. Designed for those who desire a fixed payment over the entire term of the loan.
Initial payments are low. This is an adjustable rate loan in which payments remain fixed for the first 1, 3, 5, or 7 years of the loan, then adjust annually for the remainder of the loan based on the loan's index.
A unique mortgage product specifically designed to meet the needs of borrowers looking to build a truly custom home. Purdue Federal allows borrowers to secure up to 90% construction financing and lock in a rate before construction even begins. Financing is also available for a major remodel or room additions.
Refinance Your Home Loan
Mortgage rates are still low. Should you refinance?
Only if the numbers add up. There are many things to consider. Here are some resources to help you decide if it makes sense for you to refinance or not.
Our Mortgage Team.
Purdue Federal mortgage specialists have more than 40 years of mortgage lending experience. From pre-approval to final payment, we're with you every step of the way. Our long-term commitment means we're your trusted lender for the life of your loan.
Elizabeth Reynolds (Liz) began her real estate career after sending the youngest of her five children to school. She worked briefly as a real estate agent, but soon moved into the banking side of the business. Liz eventually became a mortgage originator and that’s when she discovered her passion for helping homebuyers through their new home purchase.
Liz is the recipient of numerous top producer and service awards. Her extensive banking knowledge and experience sets her apart from her contemporaries. She has made it her mission to provide outstanding service to each and every homebuyer she works with, earning their trust, respect, and future referrals.
With Liz, you can expect an authentic experience defined by honesty, integrity and a positive attitude. Whether she is working with a first-time buyer or a seasoned mortgage applicant, she makes sure the homebuyer fully understands the mortgage transaction.
With more than 20 years of mortgage service experience and his ability to simplify the process, Mark is more than qualified to determine the best solution for your needs. He joined the credit union because of their common sense decision making and advocacy for members.
Whether you are buying locally or out-of-state, he can help you choose the mortgage that fits your budget. His experience demonstates credibility and professionalism. Mark's members are always pleased with the level of personal attention he offers, making the transitional process so much easier than they had anticipated.
Joy is a seasoned mortgage specialist, beginning her career in real estate in 1983. She prides herself on personalized service, attention to detail and 24/7 availability. Her vast product knowledge and resourcefulness enables her to provide sound advice to homeowners, while developing mortgage arrangements to fit their unique circumstances - with a special emphasis on new construction and extensive renovations. She understands current market trends and is qualified to provide mortgage services outside Indiana as well - as many of her members continue to seek her services even when they move across the United States.
Joy is an award winning professional, nationally recognized for the past decade by the banking industry and her peers. Her clients often return for additional services and refer their family and friends.
Joy's passion outside of the office is most definitely her animals. She treasures the time at her "working" farm, surrounded by horses and other beloved animals that have found a safe haven at her home. She enjoys chatting with others who share her fondness for animals.
Click here to view or print Joy's complete bio.
Rob has been helping people choose the right mortgage for their needs for over 13 years now. With over 18 years lending experience he has developed his reputation on having the product knowledge and trust that his clients, local real estate agents, and builders expect. Rob understands the need for fast reliable service and believes in hard work, keeping in touch with his clients through the loan process from start to finish, and being available around the clock.
His passions outside the office include spending time with his wife & son, enjoying the outdoors with their 2 dogs, watching and playing sports, and being with friends. Rob also enjoys cross-fit training, running, and biking. He volunteers during the year with various organizations including United Way and Lafayette Regional Association of Realtors.
Julie Sears may be our newest mortgage consultant, but she’s a veteran Purdue Federal Credit Union employee. She started in 2007 as a member consultant and became a loan originator soon after. In 2013 she added mortgage origination to her role.
Julie is a Lafayette native and Purdue University graduate. She enjoys getting to know credit union members and is passionate about find the right financial path for each individual situation. Her nearly 10 years of credit union experience helps her better understand the larger financial picture. Julie is comfortable working with members in-person as well as all over the globe.
She is a former Junior Achievement educator and a member of the Stitchers Club with other Purdue Federal Credit Union members. They knit and crochet projects for community organizations.
Emily began her Purdue Federal career several years ago providing auto loans and second mortgages to members as well as gaining a variety of specialized investment licenses. A Ball State University graduate in corporate and personal finance, she notes her biggest strength is being able to provide her clients with the total financial picture during the mortgage process.
As a licensed mortgage originator, Emily prides herself on product knowledge and works closely with members to educate, pre-qualify and find financial solutions to meet each of her client's financial goals. She serves Tippecanoe, surrounding counties and almost any state in the US. Emily is available to meet at any Purdue Federal branch.
Emily is a Leadership Lafayette graduate who enjoys volunteering. She is a member of the Friends of Columbian Park Zoo board of directors and helps out at local animal rescue shelters. She is also a supporter of Food Finders and their efforts to help feed local families. In her spare time Emily is an avid runner/cyclist who participates in area triathlons and many charity 5k races.
*Subject to approval. Membership eligibility required. See Guide to Member Services and Fee Schedule for full disclosures.