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Senior Loan Originator

Jim has been a mortgage loan originator in Metro Denver since 1987, where he has assisted hundreds of families in achieving their goal of home ownership by advising the best mortgage program for their needs. Over the years, he has witnessed massive changes to the industry and considerable growth throughout the metro area. 

Jim joined Englewood Mortgage Company, now First Western Trust, in 2002. As a local correspondent lender, a wide variety of products from the most competitive investors nationwide are offered, all via a local DTC office.  By processing, underwriting/approving and funding loans internally, the mortgage team delivers a positive experience to each client, resulting in subsequent referrals for future business.

NMLS #308833

Email Jim at James.Barnard@myfw.com.



Tips for Borrowers

  1. Get Pre-approved initially before speaking to a realtor
  2. Decide on a maximum monthly mortgage payment & maximum cash investment before previewing real estate.
  3. A mortgage is a key investment tool in your wealth portfolio.