Meet Kimberly Bean
Kimberly has more than twenty years of experience in the residential lending industry. A true believer in loyal, trusting relationships, she has worked at Summit Mortgage Corporation, in Portland Oregon, since its beginning in 1995. As a locally-owned and operated direct lender, Summit Mortgage gives Kimberly the ability to access more programs and provide highly competitive rates while giving superior service.
Kimberly is a great facilitator to new and long term clients while servicing their ever-changing needs. She prides herself on providing a high level of service to clients and referral partners. This includes educating borrowers – whose experience ranges from first-time home buyers to sophisticated investors – on home options and keeping all involved parties updated throughout the mortgage process. It’s a relationship based on trust and expertise, to help her clients navigate through various mortgage choices.
A graduate of the University of Oregon, Kimberly received degrees in both finance and marketing. She is a native to the Pacific Northwest and is proud to raise her family in the community in which she works. Outside of work, she enjoys watching her kids play sports, traveling, and golf. Kimberly follows and supports the University of Oregon Ducks, West Linn High School Lions, and the Community Club soccer and volleyball programs. She supports the annual White Party fundraiser for Autism awareness and is an advisor in the National Charity League where she does community service for the Special Olympics, along with other philanthropies.
Purchasing A Home
Your dream home is at your fingertips. Whether you’re buying a home for the first time or looking for the perfect vacation home, we’ll help find the financing option that’s right for you.
Need To Refinance?
Saving money is good. Refinancing can help you obtain a lower interest rate, leverage your home’s equity, or simply lower your monthly payments. Let’s find a refinance solution and make it happen! Capitalize on these low rates.
We offer a wide array of niche products, as well as mortgage loans for manufactured and modular homes, properties with large acreage, Washington State bond programs, low-interest second mortgages, future income programs, extended lock options, and more.
Purchasing or Refinancing in Oregon, Washington or California?
Look no further. I have a wealth of knowledge on a wide range of financing options. Here are just some of the home loan programs I specialize in:
- Conventional Home Loans
- Fixed & Adjustable Rate Mortgages
- Refinancing Home Loans
- Jumbo Home Loans
- Conforming High Balance Home Loans
- Construction & Lot Loans
- Remodel & Rehab Loans
- Residential Investment Loans
- Reverse Mortgages
- Self-Employed Home Loans
- Energy Efficient Mortgages (Green Home Loans)
- EnergySpark Home Loan Program
- FHA Home Loans
- VA Home Loans
- USDA Home Loans
- Good Neighbor Next Door Program
- Home Advantage Loan Program
- House Key Opportunity Loan Program
- Niche Products
Kimberly Bean is an incredibly knowledgeable, professional, and responsive mortgage broker. She was extremely communicative, helpful, and patient throughout the process. She answered every question I had in detail and helped me to understand all of the decisions I was making clearly. She always made me feel like I could ask her anything and I never felt alone in one of the biggest transactions I’ve ever made on my own. I would recommend her highly to anyone needing a refinance or new home loan. She’s wonderful!
The whole process went very smooth. Kimberly Bean was very helpful and I couldn’t be happier.
Kim, we just wanted to say thank you. We love our new home and are very thankful for your help along the way! Thanks for making it a smooth and easy process for us first-timers. We will definitely recommend you to anyone looking for a home.