I know many you already know Karan because you’ve used her for loans. So you already know her patience, her responsiveness, her knowledge, her (kind of obsessive) loves of Justin Timberlake and Buffa Louie’s tater tots. But did you know she is simply the best loan originator in town? Hands down. – Deb
Founded in 2007 by Deborah Sturges. The business name reflects our commitment to customer service. The dictionary definition of Hallmark is: 1. a mark indicating quality of excellence. 2. Any mark or special indication of genuineness, good quality, etc. Thus, the name Hallmark Home Mortgage.
Headquartered in Ft. Wayne, we have offices throughout Indiana, as well as origination teams in Ohio and Denver, CO. Each loan originator must be licensed in the state for which the offer mortgage financing. We offer many loan programs other companies offer: Conventional, FHA, USDA, VA, ARMs, Jumbo and Construction Loans. However, we also offer specialty programs such as FHA 203(k) and Streamline 203(k), Toolbox, Manufactured Housing, and IHCDA.
At Hallmark, our only interest is you!
Originally from New Castle, IN, I decided to make Bloomington my permanent home after graduating from Indiana University with a degree in Education. I have been in the financial industry since 1994 working for local banks and serving in many capacities from Loan Operations to Compliance to Mortgage Origination. Assisting buyers in achieving homeownership is THE most rewarding career and my true passion!
My husband Tony and I have two sons, Jonathan, a senior at Bloomington North and Jack, a 2nd grader at Highland Park. I’m a member of the IMBA serving on the State Board of Directors, as well as the current Chapter Chair for our region. I also serve on the Family Selection Committee of the Monroe County Habitat for Humanity.