Eric Meruelo, Mortgage Loan Officer

Eric Meruelo

Vice President
Mortgage Loan Officer

3333 S. National Avenue Suite 201
Springfield, MO 65807
p: (417) 841-4229
c: (417) 551-2034
f: (417) 569-1630
Email Eric
NMLS# 201548

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Mortgage Checklist

This checklist can help you gather the documents you need to proceed with the loan.

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  • Completed Loan Application and Signed Authorization
  • Homeowners Insurance Declaration Page (If refinancing)
  • Current Mortgage Statement (If applicable)
  • W2s from last two years
  • 30 days pay stub with YTD earnings
  • 2 months current bank statements, all pages
  • Social Security or Pension Awards letters (If applicable)
  • 2 Years tax returns
  • Divorce Decree (If applicable)
  • Trust Documents (If applicable)

Eric brings over 30 Years of Mortgage Banking experience both as a Producing Manager and Loan Officer. His personal goal is to provide quality customer service to every client during and after the home loan process. Eric is a trusted advisor who is committed to helping his customers obtain the best available mortgage product to suit their specific needs. Eric is a Board of Director and sits on the Advisory Board for the Diabetic Center of Lester E Cox Hospital. Eric is active in the community, volunteering with the Multicultural Center and other Hispanic organizations. He also enjoys singing professionally and has for over 44 years, including performing for two United States Presidents.

Calculate Your Future Mortgage Payment

The parts of your monthly mortgage payment include both repayment of the loan principal and the monthly interest on the outstanding balance. A mortgage payment can also include pre-payments on property taxes, homeowner’s insurance and monthly homeowner’s association dues into an escrow account managed by your lender. Calculate your estimated yearly costs below and monthly payment to help you decide how much you can afford.



Mortgages 101: Fixed Vs. Adjustable [Infographic]

New homeowners standing outside their new home

Making the choice to buy a home is quickly followed by a plethora of other decisions you will have to carry out, like where the house will be located and what you want in your perfect new abode. One of the most important decisions you'll need to make is what type of mortgage works best for you.

This choice is crucial because it will affect your finances for the next few years, if not decades, of your life. There are so many options that first-time homebuyers, or even experienced homebuyers, might feel overwhelmed with the decision.

However, once you understand the pros and cons of the various mortgage options, this decision will be easier for you. (read more...)