Chris DePaepe, actively involved in the mortgage industry since 1996, is a graduate of Rosary College in River Forest with a degree in business and DePaul University with an MBA in finance. Chris’s professionalism, service and loyalty to her clients, and desire to accommodate both the buyer and the Realtor as a referral source, elevate her to the top of her profession. Noted as one of the first 203k lending specialists in Chicago, Chris is an expert in this rehab loan program. She prides herself in educating clients about all FHA guidelines and is able to get her borrowers to the closing table within 45-60 days. Over the course of her 15 year career, she has completed more than 2,000 loan transactions - from FHA, VA, 203k, commercial, jumbo, super jumbo, and residential homes, condos, and townhomes – totally over $600,000,000 in loan value.