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 was fantastic to work with! She is thoughtful, incredibly knowledgeable, kind, and patient. She made purchasing my first home a seamless experience and I am forever grateful!
Kim, Jill, and Jessica were all great to work with. Kim listened to our goals for the purchase of our retirement home and she was able to put together the perfect package that worked for us. We can’t thank her enough and we recommend Summit [Mortgage Corporation] to anyone who wants to work with knowledgeable professionals.
Kim Bean and her staff are exemplary in their business attitude, knowledge, and efficiency. I have always felt I am in the most competent of care with Kim and feel she goes above and beyond to assure thorough service. I also appreciate how available she and her staff are always. Thanks again for another successful transaction.