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Carl Russell

Mortgage Banker


Carl Russell graduated from Western Michigan University with a Degree in Marketing and a minor in Communications. After obtaining his degree, he began his career with General Motors where he worked for 4 years, leaving as a Manager, and then worked for 5 years at Hall Industries where he excelled in Industrial sales. In 1989, Carl entered the mortgage business as a loan officer. He found great success in his career as loan originator, and eventually opened his own mortgage company in 1999. Carl has a helped train and guide many new members in the mortgage industry throughout his career, and continues to work as a trusted and reliable Mortgage Banker.

With more than 25 years of mortgage lending experience, Carl has the knowledge and expertise to help each of his clients structure the optimal mortgage to achieve their financial goals. He prides himself on listening to his customers to understand their short and long-term goals. Having helped over three thousand customers, Carl understands that the mortgage process can be confusing and often frustrating. He prides himself in his ability to walk each client through the process in an organized and efficient manner. Carl has extensive knowledge in conforming and government loan programs, and excels in the portfolio side of the business, including Foreign National borrowers. He is skilled in working with many referral partners including professionals in the field of real estate, accounting, financial planning and law.

Carl resides in Oviedo, FL and has been there since 2008. Coming from a rather large family of seven children, he played travel hockey while growing up and continued playing for 35 years. His commitment to good health continues as he is an avid tennis player and golfer. Carl is highly appreciative to the members of the military and supports the Wounded Warrior Fund, Disabled American Veterans and the Disabled Vietnam Veterans.