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Joe Wanta

Assistant Senior Vice President


  • VA Loan Specialist
Joe Wanta grew up in Wausau, Wisconsin, and obtained his bachelor’s degree from the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh where he majored in Kinesiology and Psychology. Joe was raised by his family that thrives in the realm of home building, home mortgage, and realty. His father, grandfather, and grandmother have been realtors and home builders for several decades which has taught Joe the integrity, business knowledge, efficiency, and customer-first mentality needed for ultimate success.

Prior to joining the mortgage industry, Joe was number one in sales for six years straight in the Chicago region as a Personal Training Member Onboarding Manager. His dedication to helping his clients succeed with an uncompromising approach has transferred seamlessly into the mortgage industry. Joe will always put his client’s financial goals as his top priority. He treats his clients like family and strives to build a lifelong relationship to guarantee his client’s happiness.

Joe currently resides in Naperville, Illinois where he lives with his fiancé and toy Aussie doodle. He is family-focused and spends most of his time golfing, exercising, traveling, and relaxing outdoors. Whether it’s home-based or work-based Joe puts his heart and passion into everything he is doing. He and his fiancé love spoiling their friends and family with top-notch hospitality and care.


Joe was really fantastic. Answered every question I had. Always returned my messages promptly. No issues.

- Gary W

This was a wonderful, straightforward experience with Joe Wanta. Outstanding customer service, knowledge and communication!

- Edward S
The process was very smooth. Your team did great!! Exceeded my expectations to the maximum. They kept me in the loop on the daily if needed.

- Edgar C
It has been a pleasure working with Joe. A true professional in what he does!

- John B
Joe Wanta’s service was excellent from start to finish.

Joe Wanta did a great job communicating with us despite the fact that we made it difficult with our busy schedules. Refinancing ended up being easier than we thought it was going to be.

Quick, professional, no stress transaction.

- Malcolm L
I found you fantastic to work with.

- Mark S
I can't say enough good things about Joe He was always available to answer all my concerns and questions. I will recommend him highly to anyone. He showed genuine concern about my feelings and problems.

- Michael G
Joe is THE man. So awesome and definitely kept our best interest as a priority. Have already recommended. Joe also explained the process step by step, and went exactly as he said. Definitely is a man of his word. Thanks so much again Joe, truly appreciative with all you did.

Joe Wanta was great. He was knowledgeable, and extremely efficient throughout the entire process. I've done several mortgage transactions, and this one was by far the easiest!