H. John Frank, Jr.

NMLS ID: 162516
Missouri ID: 464-MLO
Illinois ID: 031.0005592
California ID: CA-DOC162516
Washington ID: MLO-162516

John is responsible for the daily mortgage banking company operations. He takes a "hands-on" approach and is very involved with the loan process, staff and clients. The open-door policy he subscribes to allows for a forum of idea exchange and problem solving.

John has been in the mortgage banking industry since 1976, serving as Vice President at Gershman Mortgage before transitioning to an ownership position at Paramount in 1989. A year later, David Griege also made the transition from Gershman to Paramount and joined John as co-owner and Executive Vice President.

Specializing in FHA, VA, USDA, conventional, jumbo, reverse mortgages, and 203k Rehab products, you can be assured that your borrowing experience with John will be pleasant and worry free. Licensed in Missouri, Illinois, California and Washington, John has been one of Paramount Mortgage’s top originators in St. Louis, originating over $1,000,000,000 in residential mortgage loans during his career.

John led Paramount out of a challenging time and built it up to its current position as one of the top independent mortgage banking companies in St. Louis.

Community and Industry Involvement:
FHA DE Underwriter
VA Delegated Underwriter
St. Louis Association of Realtors:
     Affiliate Member of the Year 2006
     RHAF Co-Chair/Implemented Change for Change program
     Affiliate Committee
     Minority Outreach Committee
Home Builders Association of St. Louis:
     Finance Committee
     Affiliate Member
National Association of Mortgage Bankers
FHA/VA Committee
President of Missouri Mortgage Bankers Association
President of Mortgage Bankers Association of St. Louis

Charitable Efforts:
Change for Change
RHAF Homers for the Homeless
St. Louis Society for the Blind
Little Sisters of the Poor


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