Meet Nancy Hostetler
Nancy has been a mortgage loan consultant since 2001. In October of 2004, she proudly opened a small branch office in South Minneapolis called Puertas Abiertas. In October of 2007, the office moved to Uptown Minneapolis and was expanded to include a new English identity, Open Door Home Loans. She and her team are delighted to be a part of the family at Bell Bank Mortgage.
Nancy enjoys working with and learning from a diverse clientele in terms of language, culture and socioeconomic status. She was a member of the Latino Council of the Emerging Markets Homeownership Initiative (EMHI) from its inception in 2005. She currently serves on the Consumer Advisory Council of the MN Home Ownership Center (HOC). She is a frequent presenter at the Home Stretch Workshop provided by non-profit housing organizations.
Nancy is skilled in working with all borrowers. Detailed and professional in all she does, Nancy finds the loan products best tailored to her clients' needs, whether they are first-time homebuyers or seasoned homeowners. With a values-driven and service-oriented approach to business, Nancy pours her heart into her work. She takes the time to listen to her borrowers, to answer questions, and to explain the loan process and programs.
Nancy has a bachelor of arts degree in piano performance and Spanish, as well as a master's degree in intercultural studies and cross-cultural communication. She resides in Brooklyn Center and enjoys traveling with her husband and two sons, who are all fluent in Spanish.
Our process is smooth and simple from start to finish:
- Talk with me. I will work with you to help you determine your financing options and answer all your questions.
- Apply Online. Complete your mortgage application at your convenience through our online application.
- Work together through final approval. From the time your application is received, I work with you to ensure you move through the process checkpoints to final approval.
- Closing on your loan. Prior to loan closing, I will review the Closing Disclosure, funds needed and documentation to bring to close with you. On closing day the final documents are signed at the title company and you receive the keys to your new home!
Home Financing Calculators
- Should I refinance?
- How much will my fixed rate mortgage payment be?
- How much will my adjustable rate mortgage payments be?
- How much will my payments be for a balloon mortgage?
- Should I rent or buy?
- Which mortgage is better for me?
- How much will I save by increasing my mortgage payment?
- How much mortgage might I qualify for?
- How much home can I afford?
- Should I consolidate my loans?
On behalf of the seller and myself I'd like to thank you for an extremely smooth transaction and a very happy outcome for all. You were very efficient and easy to be in touch with at all the right times! The buyer also expressed very positive admiration for work at closing. Have a great year!
Realtor, Coldwell Banker Burnet
I can’t thank you enough for doing an amazing job on my transaction! From the very beginning you made me feel confident that I was in good hands. I really couldn’t imagine my home buying process being any easier. Even after closing I will still feel 100% comfortable calling you with any questions. Let’s keep in touch! Any surveys please send my way for 100% customer satisfaction. Thank you!
It has been a total pleasure working with you. You were always quick to answer our questions, clear in your direction and you handled our expectations/concerns/wishes towards our home with great care. We will certainly be recommending you to any of our friends and family that look to buy a home in the future. It's comforting to know we can reach out to you if any issues present themselves. Thank you so much for providing us with such tremendous support.
John and Samara
This has been a journey we will never forget. I thank God and each one of you for making this a reality for our family.
Nancy- there wouldn't be a loan without you. You made us feel like we were home when we were at your office ... so welcoming and openhearted. We will never forget your cheerful conduct :)
Cynthia and Malika- we realize you were in the background and how we wish we could have met you both but for now, please accept our gratitude for you both played key parts in this process; this whole thing would have failed if it was not for your hard work and persistence.
Thank you for showing patience and grace when we needed them both. Now for the packing... :)
The McCallum Family
This is great news!! Thank you for everything that you and the team have done for us. I know our situation was not the easiest to muddle through and figure out but you and your team made us feel like it was "no big deal". This is a BIG DEAL for our family and I couldn't appreciate more all the efforts that were put into it from all of you.
From the bottom of my heart, THANK YOU!!
Nancy was stupendous. She understands the importance of making us feel important, understanding our concerns, our frustrations and our emotions. The most important thing is that she explained everything, including all the paperwork. We really liked that she made us feel at home by speaking Spanish when we needed it. Magnificent! Other Latinos will feel the same.
Lidia and Miguel
Thank you so much for all of your help through our home buying process. I have heard so many horror stories about buying homes. Everyone told me how stressful it is and to be prepared for tears and trauma. Thank you for making everything go so smoothly. I wasn't stressed at all and it was such a pleasure doing business with you. I will most definitely recommend you to friends and family who are looking for homes.