Thom Rankin

SVP, Chief Mortgage Officer


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NMLS# 268374

Phone: (440) 785-7362
Fax: (216) 452-4666
trankin@ffl.net

Thom Rankin joined First Federal Lakewood in 2010, bringing with him more than 40 years of experience in the mortgage lending business. As Chief Mortgage Officer, Thom oversees six sales teams with over 50 Mortgage Loan Originators. He uses his extensive mortgage lending background to support the Mortgage Loan Originators as they work with customers to help them make informed decisions in choosing the best loan product to meet their needs. Thom has received several First Federal Lakewood awards, including the Above and Beyond Award. He has also twice been named affiliate of the year for the Akron/Cleveland Association of Realtors (ACAR). Thom received an associate’s degree from Cuyahoga Community College and has completed FHA, VA, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac courses, and holds the FHA Desktop Underwriter Certification. In the community, he is a member of the 2016 class ofLeadDiversity, a program of The Diversity Center of Northeast Ohio, and he serves on the Human Rights Campaign Steering Committee.

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From Thom Rankin’s Desk


Buying a Home is an Exciting Time

But with so many important decisions to consider, it can also be a little challenging. 

Is it the right time to refinance?

A number of factors go into determining when the right time is to refinance your mortgage. From interest rates to your financial health and more.

Rent or Buy?

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.

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