Whether it’s home improvements, consolidating debt, buying a new car or funding a family vacation, home equity loans offer a smarter way to borrow money.

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Home Sweet Home.


As a family-owned community bank, we take great pride in over 100 years of turning home ownership dreams into reality. We have built a strong reputation as a full-service mortgage originator, serving the lending needs of homebuyers, real estate agents and builders.

With an experienced staff offering expertise in numerous areas of mortgage lending, we have access to a full range of mortgage products and are dedicated to finding the right loan for your unique needs. We look forward to working with you on your purchase, refinance or construction lending goals!


With us, you can count on:

  • Competitive rates
  • Personal service, every step of the way
  • Convenience of a neighborhood bank
  • One-on-one service
  • Local decision making
  • Wide range of mortgage options



We're excited to turn your home ownership hopes into a reality!


Whether you already found the home you've been searching for or you're looking to refinance, our team of experts will help you every step of the way!



Determining which mortgage term is right for you can be a challenge. Using our Mortgage Comparison Calculator can help you determine what you can afford!




Meet Our Team of Experts


We look forward to assisting you in selecting the best loan to meet your personal situation and goals. You can count on us to keep you informed of your loan status throughout the entire process.



Virginia Green
AVP, Mortgage Originator
Direct: (908) 459-4121 ext. 6081
NMLS #53642




Loretta Sanguinetti
AVP, Mortgage Originator
Direct: (973) 729-8333 ext. 3107
NMLS #649153




Mark Swift
AVP, Mortgage Originator
Direct: (908) 459-4121 ext. 7303
NMLS #67745




James Muirhead
Mortgage Originator
Direct: (908) 459-4121 ext. 6037
NMLS #2155808




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Additional Resources


Below are some great resources, provided by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, to help you prepare for the home buying process.

Owning a Home Know Before You Owe Key Terms



Borrower must meet eligibility requirement of respective programs. Loan programs not available in all states. Get an official loan estimate before choosing a loan. First Hope Bank, N.A., 201 Route 94, Second Floor, Columbia, NJ 07832. Company NMLS #460885.

Need Some
Extra Money?
It’s on the House.

If you have accrued equity in your home, there are two options in which you can borrow money by leveraging this equity.

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