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About Us.

First Hometown Mortgage is celebrating 20 years of serving homebuyers this year.

Business owner, Dee VanderWall says that being in the mortgage industry for so long has its advantages as many of her customers over the years have become friends as well as loyal customers.

The staff enjoys helping people and families make their dreams come true by purchasing their first home, upgrading the home that they currently own or purchasing an investment property.

Call or stop by the First Hometown Mortgage office today to see what your homebuying or renovation options are.

Our Team

Dee VanderWall

Owner/Mortgage Loan Broker

Dee VanderWall

Owner/Mortgage Loan Broker
NMLS# 227058

Email: firsthometownmtg@gmail.com

Jeff Fase

Mortgage Loan Officer

Jeff Fase

Mortgage Loan Officer
NMLS# 2018070

Email: jefffase@gmail.com

Testimonials

See what some of our satisfied clients are saying about First Hometown Mortgage.

Dee and Jeff helped our dreams come true! They were amazing throughout the entire process and even though it was a rough time to buy a home they made it the best they could and I am so thankful for that. I will always recommend them because they are great people and they know what they’re doing.

Karla and Francisco

Jeff made the entire home purchase process easy and stress free. He was proactive with communication regarding every step of the process. I highly recommend!

Vicki N.

Jeff was responsive, diligent and highly engaged during the search for our new home. He provided clear and precise information from years of experience in the industry. He puts the client first and foremost and that was evident by his decision making to properly leverage the best deal for us

Steven H.

Committed to Community

We take pride in the communities we serve.

Jasper County Animal Shelter

You can drop off animal shelter needs to our office and we will get them to the Jasper County Animal Shelter.

Local Food Pantries

We are a drop-off center for residents and businesses to donate non-perishable items to our local food pantries.

Community Support

You will often find First Hometown Mortgage supporting our local community events!

Business Member

We believe in strong economic growth, and stand firmly with our fellow businessmen and women. First Hometown Mortgage is a member in good standing of the DeMotte Chamber of Commerce.

Get in Touch

We are just a phone call or email away. We look forward to hearing from you.

Serving Jasper County

In DeMotte

833 S. Halleck Street
219-987-4493

In Rensselaer

103 E. Kellner Street
219-208-8967

Licensed States
Indiana
Indiana
Tennessee
Tennessee
Florida
Florida