Scott Merdes

Mortgage Loan Originator


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NMLS# 712890

Phone: (216) 221-7300 x5812 
Cell Phone:(440) 915-1613
Fax: (216) 452-4632
smerdes@ffl.net

Scott Merdes joined First Federal Lakewood in 2008 and serves as a Mortgage Loan Originator. For more than 18 years in the mortgage lending industry, he has been helping families realize the dream of home ownership. Scott works with each customer to ensure they can make the most informed mortgage decision possible and choose the right product for their situation. His success has been built through referrals, one happy customer at a time. Scott holds a bachelor’s degree in marketing from the University of Toledo. In addition to being an affiliate member of the Cleveland Area Board of Realtors, he has conducted several realtor education classes at Hondros College and implemented training classes for loan officers.

Testimonial:
" Excellent professional service from all employees at Strongsville branch, especially Scott Merdes! Thank you again."
- Richard & Emilia D.

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From Scott Merdes’s Desk


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Use out helpful tool to see if your better off renting or buying.

Saving for a Down Payment?

Saving for a down payment requires much financial discipline, and probably quite a bit of time, but it is a necessary step to achieving the dream of owning a home.
“ Excellent professional service from all employees at Strongsville branch, especially Scott Merdes! Thank you again. ”
– Richard & Emilia D. –

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