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Rod Atkins

Mortgage Banker


A lifelong resident of the City of Chicago, Rod Atkins attended Whitney M. Young Magnet High School and continued his higher education at Illinois State University and Columbia College. After spending many years in the inside sales and business sales arena, Rod began his mortgage career assisting borrowers looking to refinance their home loans and providing purchase money financing for new homes across the United States. After a successful run with one of the largest loan servicers in the country, Rod joined The Federal Savings Bank to elevate his career to the next level.

With 20 years of experience in real estate and mortgage lending, Rod applies his extensive industry knowledge and expertise to encourage consumers to "dream with confidence." He wants to help his clients achieve their financial goals through homeownership or help them save money on their current home loan. Rod takes the time to understand his client’s short and long term goals to provide the best solutions to suit their needs. Having helped hundreds of clients, he understands how confusing the home financing process can be and works with each client to ensure they are fully informed every step of the way. Thanks to his in-depth knowledge of mortgage loan programs, his problem solving skills, and his commitment to customer service, Rod will ensure you receive excellent guidance when discussing one of the most personal investments of your lifetime. He strongly believes that an educated consumer is the best consumer.

Rod resides in the Beverly area with his wife and their black Labrador retriever named Samson. He is an avid sports fan and trivia buff in baseball, basketball, boxing and football. In addition to his love for sports and trivia he is a music lover who enjoys karaoke. To get his day going, Rod can be found exercising his mind, body, and soul each morning.