Banking & Loans
Aaron J. NorsLone Star Ag Credit254-292-2254
Lone Star Ag Credit specializes in farm and ranch lending. They are cooperatively owned which means their borrowers are also their owners. This helps to make sure that the customer’s best interest is always considered. In addition to land loans, which is Lone Star Ag Credit’s specialty, they also make loans for livestock, farm and ranch equipment and other rural purposes. Aaron Nors has been lending with Lone Star Ag Credit in Waco for over 10 years. In addition to his lending responsibilities he manages the Waco office and serves the farm and ranch lending needs of the entire Central Texas area. He enjoys helping his borrowers achieve their dream of farm and ranch ownership. In his spare time, Aaron and his wife Andrea volunteer with their church and are raising four young children.
Jamie CooleyFairway Independent Mortgage Corp.254-522-9363
At Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation, customer service is a way of life. We are dedicated to finding great rates and loan options for our customers while offering some of the fastest turn times in the industry. Our goal is to act as a trusted advisor, providing highly personalized service and helping you through every step of the loan process – from application to closing and beyond. It’s all designed to exceed expectations, provide satisfaction and earn trust. Since opening our doors more than 20 years ago, our team has helped thousands of Americans achieve their dream of homeownership. Ranked as one of the top 10 mortgage companies in America by Mortgage Executive Magazine, we have funded more than $50 billion in loans since the company started and more than $17.5 billion in 2016 alone. Jamie is no exception. He earned his way into Fairway Club ($17MM in personal production) and President’s Club ($30MM in personal production) his second and third year in the business! Jamie is well versed in all 4 major loan products (VA, FHA, Conventional and USDA) as well as many other loan programs. Contact Jamie today to learn more about how he can assist you with your home financing!
Zoe Ann HeepBenchmark Mortgage512-784-6451
Benchmark Mortgage specializes in all types of residential lending with corporate headquarters based in Plano, Texas. We are a national, full-service lender offering Conventional, FHA, VA, USDA loans and we are comfortable helping people buy their homes in all settings; urban, suburban, or rural. Our processes are fully automated but we have kept our style PERSONAL in our direct dealings with our customers. Zoe Ann Heep has been a mortgage banker in Central Texas for 33 years and is licensed to lend anywhere in Texas. She was raised in a small Central Texas town but lives in Austin, so she understands the lending needs of her customers who choose a smaller community or one of the larger metro areas in Texas. And, with family ties to the Gatesville area, she enjoys helping the community grow. Zoe Ann and her team welcome the opportunity to help Kim Gore and her team with clients and will do our best to earn their trust and make the process of borrowing money and buying a new home as smooth as we can.
Armando LeonFairway Independent Mortgage Corporation210-714-7323
Whether your clients are buying their ﬁrst home, moving across town, or reﬁnancing, Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation is here to help! We offer mortgage choices that can help make homeownership more affordable with the speed and service they deserve.
We keep the process as simple as possible by Providing application options—in person, over the phone or online; Offering loan products that meet your ﬁnancial needs and goals; Helping you make informed decisions by educating you about your best loan options.; Guiding you through the entire loan process from the application to closing and beyond.
Since Fairway is an independent mortgage company, we are able to offer a wide range of ﬁnancing products, including Fixed- and adjustable-rate mortgages (ARMs); FHA, VA and conventional loans; Loans for ﬁrst-time homebuyers; Zero down payment options with Rural Housing Program (USDA)*; Jumbo ﬁnancing; Reﬁnancing options.
You can trust Fairway to provide you with everything you need for a simple, rewarding home loan experience.