Partners

Put the POWER of RE/MAX to work for YOU every step of the way 
with these TRIED and TRUSTED local area business partners . . .

BEFORE the Sale: "Pre-approval is POWER!" 
The first step to purchasing any home is to find out what you can actually afford.    
Here are some local lending professionals you can contact for more info about pre-approval.  

Mortgage/Lending Specialists

Vacation Property Lending

Submit a strong & attractive offer on your dream home . . . now that's POWER! 


DURING the Sale: "Preparation is POWER!"
When purchasing a home, you need to be sure the home you are buying is in good condition. 
After an accepted offer, there is a window of time (usually 10 days) when buyers are allowed
to test and inspect the home.  These 10 days will FLY by in no time if you are not prepared. 

Home Inspectors (for buyers) 

Radon Testing (for buyers) 

 Septic Testing (for sellers)

Well/Water Testing (for sellers)

These folks can help you prepare for a successful sale . . . now that's POWER! 

 
AFTER the Sale: "Presentation is POWER!"

We've save the best for last.  Whether buying your first starter-home or your next dream lake home,
homeownership should be fun!  Maybe you love to tackle new DYI home-improvement projects,
but maybe you don't even know where to start, hopefully these reliable, local pros can help: 

Home Improvement

Service Providers

Outdoor Services

Local people you can count on for small home repairs or a grand first-impression . . . now that's POWER!

MORE INFORMATION AVAILABLE BELOW:

AMEC, Inc (Mortgage/Lending Specialists)

Website:
Phone:
763-235-8313
Contact:
Conrad Ellestad (Minnetonka)

A full service lender. Experienced staff. Expertise in every area of mortgage lending with lending specialists are dedicated to finding the right loan-with the best rates, terms and costs-to meet your unique needs.


MidMinnesota (Mortgage/Lending Specialist)

Website:
Phone:
218-928-8013
Contact:
Deb Kohan
Email:
dkohan@mmfce.org

Neighborhood Bank (Mortgage/Lending Specialists)

Website:
Phone:
320-364-1234
Contact:
Lee Ann Hohenstein (Aitkin)

Competitive financing for your next home: mortgages, refinancing and construction loans.

Neighborhood Bank is based right here in central Minnesota! Local lenders will walk you through the essentials of home-buying and help you budget for a home that’s affordable. 

Summary

  • Free pre-approval when it comes to securing financing
  • Low rates for purchase, refinance, or construction
  • loans for primary residence, second homes, vacation homes, recreational land, or investment properties
  • Low down payment options
  • Wide range of customizable terms 
  • Loan advisors who know the local real estate market
  • Refinance current home to possibly lower your rate
  • Local decision-making for fast processing
  • Attentive, friendly service from start to finish

 


Northview Bank (Mortgage/Lending Specialists)

Website:
Phone:
218-389-2146
Contact:
Carrie Conner (Willow River)

Offer many types of real estate loans with a variety of flexible solutions for primary residences, second homes, and seasonal cabins. Play, fish, hunt, retire or just escape to the great outdoors! Northview Bank has financing for your property.

Northview Bank also offers commercial loans to help your business grow.

 

 

Northview Bank (Vacation Property Lending)

Website:
Phone:
612-964-8781
Contact:
Neil Johnson

Northview Bank is a recognized leader in Vacation Property financing. Whether you are looking to purchase a cabin, hunting land, lakeshore property or a second home, Northview has experienced lenders ready to assist with a loan customized to meet client needs. 

Northview Bank is a full service bank ready to meet all your banking and lending needs.


Tradition Mortgage LLC (Non-traditional Loans/Construction Loans)

Website:
Phone:
218-820-6621
Contact:
Lynn Mittelsteadt (Aitkin/Brainerd/Edina)
Email:
lynn.mittelsteadt@traditionllc.com

Traditional Mortgage offer one point of contact for the appropriate loan option. Their wide range of mortgage services consist of Conventional, FHA, VA, USDA and Jumbo, plus second mortgages and Home Equity Lines of Credit.

After closing, Traditional Mortgage professionals continue to monitor future interest rate trends.  Be assured they will stay in touch to ensure you are aware of new options to always meet your needs.