Welcome to the Home Buyer Seminar put on by Liberty Bank for Savings and Coldwell Banker. For over 120 years, Liberty Bank has been lending in the Chicagoland area, helping customers fulfill their dream of owning a home. Over the years, Liberty Bank has weathered wars, depressions and stock market crashes to rank as one of the strongest banks in the country.
The seminar will provide you with an overview of the steps to homeownership and the home buying process. One of the objectives of this seminar is to help you determine where you are in your journey toward successful home ownership, what education you need and identifying the next steps to take to achieve that goal.
Herman Davis has been with Liberty Bank for Savings since 2017 as a Community Outreach Ambassador serving all markets in Chicago and South Suburban Cook County. Herman’s career in banking spans over 42 years, which included serving as the Chicago Regional President of a minority-owned bank headquartered in New Orleans. Additionally, Herman has spent more than 20 years teaching real estate classes at various institutions, and has served on various real estate boards, including his current position with the world largest minority real estate board based out of Chicago – the Dearborn Realtist Board.
Andrea ‘Bonnie’ Routen is a Coldwell Banker Residential Broker-Associate who’s a multi-million dollar producer and for more than 30 years has been expertly serving clients in Chicago and the western suburbs. Whether you’re a first-time home buyer in search of your dream home, a seller looking to downsize or an investor looking for a great opportunity, working with a dedicated real estate professional like Bonnie can make all the difference. She delivers unmatched customer service, and her genuine desire is to see your property goals come true.
Mary Carlson is a Residential Loan Officer with over 17 years of experience – of which the last 14 have been at Liberty Bank for Savings. Mary is passionate about making sure customers understand and feel comfortable with the loan process every step of the way. Her goal is not only to assist clients with their current transaction but to provide a level of service and personalized care that keeps them as clients for their future mortgage needs.