618.391.0980

The Brown Group provides residential financing to families who want to achieve the American dream of homeownership. Our founding principles are based on the core values of honesty and integrity. We are passionate and committed to customer service and strive to ensure that we exceed the expectations of our customers.

Closing on time for over 10 years and counting

Conventional Loans

Offers competitive interest rates and requires minimum down payment of 3-5%. Standard documentation and fair-to-good credit score are necessary to qualify.

 

VA Loans

Offering no down payment option to eligible U.S. service members, surviving spouses, and veterans. No mortgage insurance required.

Rural Housing Loans (USDA)

More flexible lending, down-payment and credit requirements than those for conventional loans.  Insured by the FHA.

Our Team

CHRIS BROWN

CHRIS BROWN

Vice President - Senior Loan Officer

NMLS# 278941
O 618-391-0980
M 618-978-1370
F 618-744-6900
BLAKE BROWN

BLAKE BROWN

Senior Loan Officer

NMLS# 1525629
O 618-391-0980
M 618-978-5744
F 618-744-6900
JASON HEEREN

JASON HEEREN

Loan Officer

NMLS# 1691703
O 618-391-0979
M 618-328-8236
F 618-744-6900
DARRELL JONES IIII

DARRELL JONES IIII

Loan Officer

NMLS# 1776633
O 618-391-0980
M 224-531-4623
F 618-744-6900
JAMES BOCHNOVIC

JAMES BOCHNOVIC

Loan Officer

NMLS# 1892655
O 618-391-0980
M 630-217-7604
F 618-744-6900
BROOKE BROWN

BROOKE BROWN

Loan Processor

O 618-391-0977
F 618-744-6900
CHERYL COCHRAN

CHERYL COCHRAN

Loan Officer Assistant

O 618-223-6606
F 618-744-6900
BRITTANY HOWARD

BRITTANY HOWARD

Loan Coordinator

O 618-391-0977
F 618-744-6900
GRETCHEN WELLER

GRETCHEN WELLER

Receptionist/File Starter

O 618-391-0980
F 618-744-6900

Contact Us!

The Brown Group 

2246 South State Route 157

Suite 350

Glen Carbon, IL 62034

Call Today: (618) 391-0980

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Gershman Mortgage is an Equal Housing Lender. NMLS #138063. Texas SML Mortgage Banker. IN TEXAS – Consumers wishing to file a complaint against a mortgage banker or a licensed mortgage banker residential mortgage loan originator should complete and send a complaint form to the Texas Department of Savings and Mortgage Lending, 2601 North Lamar, Suite 201, Austin, Texas 78705. Complaint forms and instructions may be obtained from the department’s website at www.sml.texas.gov. A toll-free consumer hotline is available at 1-877-276-5550. The department maintains a recovery fund to make payments of certain actual out of pocket damages sustained by borrowers caused by acts of licensed mortgage banker residential mortgage loan originators. A written application for reimbursement from the recovery fund must be filed with and investigated by the department prior to the payment of a claim. For more information about the recovery fund, please consult the department’s website at www.sml.texas.gov. For more licensing information, please visit the NMLS Consumer Access page: www.nmlsconsumeraccess.org.