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Very quick and easy, good communication!
Steven H. | Mar 2021
Knowledgeable Informed Thorough Pleasant
Dwayne S. | Mar 2021
Mike was knowledgeable about all aspects of the refinancing process, and very responsive, and easy to get ahold of.
Donald L. | Mar 2021
Mike is very knowledgeable and is always willing to take time out to explain everything thoroughly when needed. It is great to have him on your side.
David F. | Feb 2021
Mike was great, I highly recommend him
Bernard S. | Jan 2021
Very easy and straight forward process all the way through
Gary S. | Jan 2021
The whole refinance transaction was a breeze. Mike and his team made painless and were super supportive through process. Definitely will be telling people about Sterns and Michael and his team. Thank you!!
Dwayne P. | Jan 2021
We were a pain in the butt, not as people, but as our situation and Mike just rode with it and we pulled it off! Great Job!
John P. | Jan 2021
Mike was very knowledgeable and happy to answer any and all questions that we had. It was our first time buying a house ut he made it completely painless and smooth.
Elizabeth P. | Jan 2021
We had a great experience working with Mike. Thank you for everything!
Nicholas H. | Jan 2021
There were some hurdles but mike communicated every step of the way. Thank you for everything.
Heather F. | Dec 2020
Mike is amazing. He has so much knowledge and expertise, that we always know we are in the best hands. This was our fourth transaction with Mike, and, as always, he was there every step of the way. We really appreciate that he is fast and thorough - something that is so important when buying, selling and refinancing. We recommend Mike to everyone!
Jared S. | Nov 2020
We had many ups and downs and an extremely complicated process due to many factors- but Mike got us through!
Justine D. | Nov 2020
Mike did a great job making sure we closed on time! He was very knowledgeable and able to assist throughout the entire process.
Shanna G. | Nov 2020
Mike made the process very easy
Mary E. | Nov 2020
Mike was a pleasure to work with. Very professional and knowledgeable.
Stacey R. | Nov 2020
Mike was great always there to help!
David G. | Nov 2020
Mike did what it took to get the job done. I was able to get the house I wanted because Mike was able to put me into the proper loan to make it happen. He worked well with the realtor and the attorney and I felt like I had a literal team behind me keeping any glitch that came up to a minor manageable one!
Michael D. | Oct 2020
Mike was great to work with. He is very experienced and knowledgeable. He answered every concerns and questions I had. With his help getting a mortgage was very easy. Thank you Mike for all your help. Greatly appreciated.
Kevin S. | Oct 2020
What made it so good it was the fact that Mike was there for every step of the way and if we had any questions he was there to answer it right away.
Mario G. | Oct 2020
Mike has always answered my questions and given great advice.
Brandon B. | Oct 2020
Honestly Mike's advice was really helpful as in we have been watching the fed for a while and were tempted to refi for a really low rate with other lenders, mike brought several things to light that we were not even aware of that those other lenders did not tell us, that in the end would have cost us more. Mike really looked out for us A+ to Mr Montgomery
Ricardo B. | Oct 2020
Everything went smooth and there were no issues from start to finish.
Joel S. | Oct 2020
Everything went quickly and efficiently. Definitely use Mike Montgomery and Stearns again.
Michael F. | Sep 2020
Our complex issues were met with expert knowledge and experience. Problems (on our part) were solved. Somehow Mike was able to get our difficult situation completed. Thanks Mike! It’s all over and we couldn’t be happier.
Judy F. | Sep 2020
Mike was very professional and gracious to work with us even off office hours. He guided us throughout the process and made sure we understood details of the process.
Marilou L. | Sep 2020
Mike was very responsive to all the questions. This is our first time going through a construction loan and he was very helpful with all the questions that we had asked him. He would even answer his cell phone while on vacation. Mike's knowledge and experience in his field helped us understand and go through the very meticulous process of this particular loan. We were very thankful and grateful for his help that we have already referred another client to him, and will continue to do so.
Marc L. | Sep 2020
Mr. Mike Montgomery went above and beyond to get us into our beautiful home. We can't thank him enough for his time and dedication he put into this deal. Best experience ever. There should be 100 stars instead of 5 because he deserves them 100%. Thanks to Mr. Mike Montgomery.
Heriberto F. | Sep 2020
I was referred to Mike Montgomery from a friend and I never refinanced before so I was skeptical. Mike assured me that the process would be easy going and it was. Thank you Mike Montgomery!!
Sharon L. | Sep 2020
Even during covid, mike was very helpful and ready to answer any questions at any time
Andrew A. | Sep 2020
Mike makes the whole process easy and painless. Very direct and upfront.
Timothy D. | Aug 2020
Mike was wonderful to work with, my second time working with him on a loan. Always responsive to my requests and keeping me on top of things. Would certainly recommend to anyone.
William A. | Aug 2020
Mike was a huge help, he explained everything , and made it easy for me. Very happy, and will continue to do business with Mike.
Carlos C. | Aug 2020
Michael Montgomery was very patient and understanding and explained everything very well even came to my house several times since I was unable to work with the computer, he came with papers for me to sign appreciate him going out of his way.
Martha S. | Aug 2020
Mike has handled my real estate for many years. I trust him implicitly. I believe his vast experience and integrity make him my go to professional. He explains things as many times as I need him to until he knows I get it. Thank you for everything.
Judith F. | Aug 2020
Mike was always just a phone call away. He was very professional and knowledgeable. Mike was a pleasure to work with, twice. First time was the closing of our house and the second time was a refinance.
Gerry V. | Aug 2020
Mike made the whole experience stress free. He replies quickly. As a first time home buyer, he was able to explain the process where I could understand and answered all questions. Mikes recommendations for a realtor was also great! I purchased a home in less than a month thanks to the quick communication on his end.
Brooke G. | Jul 2020
Mike was always there to answer questions. He always went above and beyond. I would highly recommend him. He made my life easy and was wonderful to deal with in all aspects. 10 gold stars for him!!!
Karen C. | Jul 2020
Very easy to work with and thorough. He took care of all the hard stuff and made it an easy experience.
Leah P. | Jul 2020
Mike is so friendly and always available for questions and advice. He knows what he is talking about which is comforting during a process that can seem overwhelming.
Elizabeth H. | Jun 2020
Mike was always reassuring. He always answered questions that I thought were ridiculous. He made me feel at ease so many times when I was having so much anxiety. He was great at communicating and is extremely knowledgeable and professional.
Kathy V. | Jun 2020
He communicated really well and answered all of my questions. He made sure the house buying process went very smoothly
Felicia C. | Jun 2020
Working with Mike was definitely a pleasure and I would recommend him anytime. I mostly appreciate that the process was easy, very manageable and straightforward. Lastly, the communication lines were always opened and my questions were always answered.
Mihaiela M. | May 2020
Mike was great to work with. He is very helpful and knowledgeable. He always answered our questions in a timely manner and made the process very easy. I would definitely recommend Mike!
Kristen C. | May 2020
Mike made this process painless and smooth! Highly recommend
Charles W. | May 2020
Mike was very easy to work with and knowledgeable. I would recommend him to anyone!
Roberto S. | May 2020
He was always available and able to answer any questions I had.
Anthony L. | May 2020
This is my third mortgage with Mike, all of which have been completed with a different firm. His interaction and reliability have remained consistent through all of our transactions over the past 12 years. He is my primary contact when I need mortgage assistance and I have referred him to my family and friends.
Mark L. | May 2020
Keeping me informed on what i needed for the next step in the loan process.
John V. | May 2020
Mike is very knowledgeable in this business, I rate this 6 stars. Kept me well informed through the whole process, I rate this 6 stars. His personality and the service was outstanding (6 stars). Thanks again Mike. Al Crabb
Allen C. | Apr 2020
Mike was amazing! We have been using him for years. He walked us through everything for our first refinancing! Plus we are now saving so much money!!
Patrick E. | Apr 2020
Been working with Mike for a long time, never a problem. THANKS Mike
Bruce T. | Apr 2020
Mike is an excellent loan officer who has closed on time with great rates for the two loans of which I did with him. I highly recommend Mike and his team.
Caise H. | Apr 2020
Mike took initiative to find me the best possible outcome for what i was asking for in a refinance
Kenneth P. | Apr 2020
Mike was very communicative and helpful throughout this experience.
Curtis K. | Apr 2020
Mike was very accommodating, knowledgeable, and pleasant to work with. I would highly recommend him to friends and family and do business with him again.
Renee G. | Apr 2020
Mike did a fantastic job getting my daughter's townhome refinanced. Mike went over and beyond his way of getting everything done. Even so much as coming to the house to pick up documents or getting things signed. We would recommend Mike to any one for his service. Thank you Mike, Rusy and Karen Mitcheff
Rusy M. | Apr 2020
Very professional ,prompt, and courteous. Very satisfied .
Kevin K. | Mar 2020
Mike was there with us every step of the way. There were no surprises because he made sure to inform us of everything from the very beginning and kept us informed. I've never had an experience with a person that had the level of dedication Mike has. He truly cares!
Alicia S. | Mar 2020
We have used Mike Montgomery over the last several years, for both refinancing our home in Plainfield, Illinois, as well as the purchase of our new home in Michigan. He truly is THE BEST Mortgage Lender Agent we have ever worked with. We have purchased six homes in our lifetime, so we are quite knowledgeable about the process, and I can tell you that Mike has gone above and beyond at every step of the way to make our experience absolutely worry free. Thank you Mike! You’re the BEST!
Daniel S. | Mar 2020
Outstanding Service from Mike Montgomery and the team at Stearns Lending.
Joshua S. | Mar 2020
He was very info very getting things what I needed to get my new home .
Jose R. | Mar 2020
Mike has been an amazing partner throughout our refi. He is extremely knowledgeable and always has our best interests at heart. I really appreciate how timely and responsive he is to questions and follow-ups. I honestly recommend Mike to everyone who is looking to either buy or refinance as I know he will do an exceptional job for them as he has done for us both on this refi and in the past when we purchased our home. Thanks for all you do!
Jared S. | Mar 2020
Mike made sure we had everything we needed for our closing. He assisted us whenever we had any questions towards our loan, got back to us in a quick timely matter. He's also so down to earth and easy to talk too. Would definitely refer him to friends and family!
Marta M. | Feb 2020
Mike made buying a house very easy.
Alexander G. | Feb 2020
Mike is down to earth, honest, full of integrity and understand what it means to be a business partner for my business and my valued clients. Thank you Mike!
Christina J. | Feb 2020
Mike was on the ball with every aspect of the lending process. We closed two deals one taking 11 business days and the other one 13 business days. They were both unique situation's for both and I don't think it could of been done by anyone else. Mike is the real deal when it comes to Mortgage Lending.
Justin M. | Feb 2020
Mike helped what to do and what not to do. Buying a house is definitely more complicated then it used to be. Thanks to Mike everything went smooth and I was financed in a short time. Thanks again Mike
Wayne G. | Jan 2020
With a limited window to close, it was ensured that I had a successful transition in a timely manner
Matthew G. | Jan 2020
Mike is very knowledgeable! He is very responsive, thorough and professional. His follow through is impeccable and he does a wonderful job explaining everything and makes it easy to understand. He is very timely in his turn around when requests are made. We have used Mike for over 20 years for our mortgage/loan needs and will continue to do so and highly recommend him. Stearns is very lucky fortunate to have Mike working for them and we are very fortunate to have him working for us.
Kelly W. | Jan 2020
Mike was very professional and very personable at the same time. He took the time to explain things if I didn’t understand and let me know all my options without me asking. I would definitely recommend him to all my friends and family!
Angelita T. | Dec 2019
Mike was a pleasure to work with. He answered all of my questions. No problems. Easy to work with.
Anjanette M. | Dec 2019
Mike was great in helping us with refinancing. Every question was answered promptly and the whole process was made easy. Would recommend!!
Kevin W. | Dec 2019
Mike made the experience great! He was very attentive, extremely responsive, quick turn around time for questions, very informative & took us through everything step by step & he really personalized the service to us.
Kelly W. | Nov 2019
Great job Mike
Jarrod F. | Sep 2019
Thank you Mike for all your help , Couldn’t have done it without you .We are very grateful to you ,
Carlos C. | Sep 2019
Mike is great at communication and getting the job done! He is very helpful and fun to work with. I recommend him to many of my clients and as a Realtor I also chose to have him do my personal loan! Mike will be a great asset to any transaction
Marla G. | Aug 2019
Mike was a wonderful man, he’s service was perfect to us. I will recommend anybody to him. He was polite, helpful, patient in if you credit is bad, he tell you how you can fix it. I don’t have in exactly word to describe Mike. He is a good person to go to if you need a house. You can trust my advice. Myrlene & Yemi
Myrlene J. | Aug 2019
The fact that Moke answered all of our questions if he didn't know the answer he would get back to us in a.bery timely maner a total excellent experience!!!!!!
Ricardo B. | Aug 2019
Mike really made sure to help guide me and explain things so I could understand even if it was 10 times. He is a really nice man and will drop everything to help you!
Amanda R. | Aug 2019
Little to no stress
Gregory R. | Aug 2019
Working with Mike Montgomery was a smooth and easy process from the beginning to the end. Mike was informative about the process and patient with us in answering all of our questions. True professionalism.
Raquel B. | Aug 2019
Mr. Montgomery was very prompt in everything he did, he explained things very carefully to me and my fiancé. He was Great! He made it possible for us to purchase our first home.. Thanks Mike for everything.
Sheila S. | Aug 2019
I highly recommend Mike to everybody! He helped me on every step of the way in the processing of my loan.I never thought that it would be that easy but through his expertise he made it posible for me to have a house of my own.So glad I chose Stearns Mortgage!
Mary A. | Jul 2019
Timely, comprehensive, and well explained.
Shane L. | Jul 2019
Mike was great! He made everything easy. Always made time for us. Definitely a great guy to work with!
Carlos A. | Jun 2019
Mike knows his stuff. Very informative and always available. He made everything easy. I would highly recommend. Nice guy.
Luz S. | May 2019
This was our second time buying a home and Mike made it very easy for us and kept us in the loop through the whole process.
Joseph T. | Apr 2019
Everything was very smooth....no complications in lending process
Felicia T. | Apr 2019
Mike was able to answer all our questions, even when we kept asking the same ones. He made sure we understood everything!
Rebecca Q. | Apr 2019
The great communication and explaining of everything
Joshua N. | Apr 2019
Mike was very helpful through the whole process. Myself and my kids now have a great house to call home. It’s wonderful to be out of the neighborhood I lived in before and even better being a homeowner. Mike worked diligently to ensure that I could get approval. I appreciate everything he did for me and my family.
Connie B. | Apr 2019
Mike was great to work with, made the whole process seem very easy.
Beth K. | Mar 2019
Mike was amazing and very helpful. Definitely went above and beyond to get everything done that needed to be done. Very quick and pleasant experience that was begun and finished within 3weeks! I will recommend Mike to both friends and family in the future. Great level of communication and professionalism all the way around, thank you Mike!
Jordan C. | Mar 2019
Mike was instrumental in securing financing for my home purchase - from beginning to end! He was super responsive and extremely thorough and detailed in explaining the process and answering all of my questions. We were on a tight timeline to move, and Mike was able to get me approved and closed in 13 days!!! OUTSTANDING service - highly recommend Mike for your financing needs if you are looking for a true professional to get you in your dream house!
Misty M. | Mar 2019
Mike was very helpful through the whole experience and made sure we knew what was going on.
Nicholas L. | Feb 2019
Mr. Montgomery kept my family and I up to date on all matters related to our process and more, from start to finish we felt safe and secure knowing that we had Mr. Montgomery helping us along the way. I appreciated the ease and immediate updates from the Stearns APP, it cut the paperwork in half I would say. I myself am a disabled Army veteran and used my VA Home loan in which Mike was very knowledgeable. To my fellow veterans if you are reading this, you have found your lender!
Bradley A. | Feb 2019
Mike was extremely knowledgeable and efficient. Our refinance went so quickly and smoothly. We feel very informed of what our options were and couldn’t be more pleased with the service we recieved.
Jared S. | Jan 2019
Mr. Montgomery made buying our home purchase stress free. He is extremely knowledgeable and without hesitation answered all our questions with a detailed explanation, getting the paperwork and requested information to him was extremely easy. My husband an I have crazy work schedules and Mike’s communication went above and beyond a normal work day weather via email, text or phone call. We highly recommend Mike and Stearns Mortgaging. 5 ??s is not enough!
Christopher E. | Dec 2018
Im a first time buyer and with Mike's help he made everything go smoothly and explained everything clearly no matter how many times I asked. Thanks again for everything mike!
Daniel I. | Aug 2018
Very knowledgeable and willing to take the time to explain things. Not your typical “car salesman” loan broker. Will be using him or referring for next loan for sure!
Timothy D. | Aug 2018
Mike was great always kept me informed on progress of loan very pleasnent to work and I would highly recommend him and Stearns to friends and family
Leonard H. | Jul 2018
Mike was excellent to work with and very patient with his explanations... Even when I'd ask the same question three times. ?? Great to work with him!
Jacquelyn L. | Jul 2018
We stay in touch and we want what is best for the client.
Eleanor N. | Jun 2018
It was absolutely a pleasure working with Mike on my mortgage loan. I tried to buy a home last year and came up short, but Mike told me what I was going to need to qualify. Mike is just an encyclopedia of mortgage knowledge. Mike was always patient with me. Sometimes there was a little bit of a cultural/communication barrier but Mike was very patient to find out what my needs or concerns were. Mike would answer his phone anytime that I called. This was very refreshing. I would highly recommend!!
Wongchana P. | Jun 2018
Mike is one of the best in the industry! Very attentive, always accessible and a true professional.
Matthew P. | Jun 2018
Mike was fantastic from the beginning he gave wonderful advice and even when I said I think I'm going to have to go with another lender offering a better rate he was very understanding and said anything changes give me a call in fact things did change I gave Mike a call and he picked right up where we left off no hard feelings he was supportive and talked us through all of the ins and outs of Lending thank you Mike for a great job!
Gerry V. | May 2018
Mike walked us through the myriad of steps needed to make a home purchase possible and did a great job of explaining what and why we needed to do. It helped the process, already complicated enough, feel much more achievable.
Jake P. | May 2018
Mike was the best !!!!!
Ryan C. | Apr 2018
Mike always made everything easy.
Robert C. | Mar 2018
Mike is undoubtedly the best! Will not hesitate to recommend to anyone looking to purchase a home. Always answers his phone, and any question you may have. Mike is a book of mortgage knowledge! Thanks Mike
Darren C. | Mar 2018