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About William Chu


William Chu is a Loan Officer at NewCastle Home Loans with more than 14 years of mortgage lending experience. He has previously worked with MidAmerica Bank, Wells Fargo, Wintrust, and MB Financial. Clients benefit from William’s significant experience when purchasing a home in addition to selling and buying their next home to investors looking at investment properties.

His experience and commitment to delivering mortgage solutions with an outstanding customer experience has earned him the Five Star Mortgage Professional Award repeatedly - an award provided to the top 7% of mortgage professionals for exceptional customer satisfaction and service.

When William is not busy helping buyers with mortgage loans, he speaks as a subject matter expert at real estate offices, homeowner associations, and professional associations. His other interests include tennis, racquetball, and ballroom dancing. He and his wife, Queena, live in the west suburbs of Chicago with their three dogs, Prince, Chloe and Sophie.

When you are thinking about purchasing your first home, a second home and or a rental property, contact William early in your process so you benefit from his experience to determine what you can afford and to understand next steps. Like many of his clients, you will benefit from his knowledge, his communication and his genuine passion to help you. 

Do not risk choosing the wrong mortgage banker, call him today!

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William's Articles:

12 Dec 2019
| 2 min read

How to benefit from a Gift of Equity when buying a home from a family member

If you’re thinking about buying a home from a family member, you should take a quick look into how you can benefit from a Gift of Equity.

10 Oct 2019
| 6 min read

Can I get a mortgage if I’m already a co-signer?

As a co-signer on a mortgage, you are committing to another person’s financial obligation on the loan. Although co-signing may help out a friend or family member, the good deed can make it more diffic...

11 Sep 2019
| 2 min read

What happens to a mortgage in a divorce?

One of life’s most difficult events is when married spouses decide to separate and end their marriage through a divorce. Statistically, one out of two married households deals with the emotional, fina...

13 Nov 2018
| 2 min read

How to write a purchase contract using a VA Loan

For eligible veterans and real estate brokers who represent them, understanding how to write an accurate and compelling purchase contract using a VA Loan for their home purchase is critical.

09 Nov 2018
| 4 min read

Leverage your VA Loan Benefit and purchase a multi-unit property to build wealth

At NewCastle Home Loans, we’ve seen some very wise moves by honorably discharged U.S. veterans recently. They are embracing their earned eligibility and using a VA Loan to invest in a property worth f...

08 Oct 2018
| 1 min read

Whether for sale by owner or with a broker, first impressions matter

Everyone usually starts the search for their home online. Beyond the house specifications, the quality of the photos makes a huge difference to a potential buyer. Good, professional pictures will enti...

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