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Cole Mertins Sr. Loan Consultant

  • NMLS # 1615432
  • 45 Reviews
MPA 5-Star Retail Lender

About Cole Mertins

Cole Mertins is a Florida transplant from the mountains of West Virginia. He has lived in the Destin/Fort Walton Beach area since 2015 and now calls the Emerald Coast his home. After purchasing his first home in 2016, Cole became captivated and determined to begin a career in the mortgage industry. Cole is very passionate about helping customers understand the mortgage process and works to help them achieve the dream of home ownership. Cole's innovative approach to business, dedication to working as an integrated team, and commitment to providing outstanding customer services makes the mortgage process easy and enjoyable for everyone involved. Let Cole's ambition be your tool to a smooth and rewarding mortgage experience!

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Meet The Team

Cole Mertins
Cole Mertins

Sr. Loan Consultant

NMLS ID: 1615432

Tel: (850) 344-7458

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Samantha Baldino
Samantha Baldino

Loan Consultant

NMLS ID: 1955738

Tel: (850) 344-4570

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4.99/5 Based on 45 reviews


Transaction Completed:

"His overall knowledge of the subject and process of getting everything done. His patience and understanding of the situation."

Freeport, FL


Transaction Completed:

"Cole was on top of everything throughout the transaction. Smooth for everyone."

Freeport, FL


Transaction Completed:

"Cole was extremely accommodating and continuously offered clear and concise information and advice throughout the loan process. He was available at all times to answer any questions I had!"

Destin, FL


Transaction Completed:

"Cole went above & beyond! He took the time to explain everything to me. He was understanding to my situation and kept me updated every step of the way! Thanks Cole."

Fort Walton Beach, FL


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Fort Walton Beach

348 Miracle Strip Parkway Southwest, Ste. 17
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548

Direct: 850-344-7458

Mobile: 850-460-1734


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