Terri L. Schmidt
Terri Schmidt is presently a senior mortgage consultant with American Portfolio Mortgage Corporation located in Homewood, Illinois and is licensed to serve clients in Illinois, Indiana and North Carolina. Specializing in residential financing for one to four unit properties, hundreds of borrowers have benefited from choosing Terri to assist with a purchase or refinance mortgage transaction. She strives to provide comprehensive mortgage solutions with a high degree of knowledge, professionalism, and customer service. Terri is proud of the work that she does with educating and assisting people to realize their goal of homeownership. Terri began her career in financial services as a loan officer at Chicago Heights Federal Savings and Loan, Chicago Heights, IL until she transitioned to a community bank. At First Community Bank and Trust, she was assigned the task to establish the Secondary Mortgage Department. Ready to originate and sell mortgages, Terri made numerous contacts in the secondary mortgage financial world and became extremely knowledgeable and respected in her field. Terri’s experience has consisted of the entire process of establishing the internal works of mortgage origination, from the daily setting of rates right through selling the mortgage to various investors.. Notable is her 28 1/2 years of mortgage consulting with First Community Bank and Trust, finding a niche serving low to moderate income home buyers and first-time buyers. Her work in credit counseling helped to improve the financial life of many clients. Her work with various mini church groups at Faith Church, Dyer, is very near and dear to her heart. Specialties: Experienced and versatile in educating first time buyers by utilizing extensive years of experience focused on a high level of customer service.