About Jonathan K. Davis
Jonathan K. Davis is a Lakeland native who works as a Branch Manager at Hometown Lenders.
He loves working in his hometown and helping many of the people that he grew up with achieve the goal of home ownership. One of his proudest career highlights was helping his parents purchase their home.
This Lake Gibson High School graduate finds that helping individuals and families make the dream of home ownership a reality is a powerful motivator for him professionally. It also opens additional doors for clients. Whether it is purchasing a first home, a vacation home, using equity to remodel, paying off other bills or sending a child to college, Jonathan helps clients achieve significant personal and financial goals.
What Sets Jonathan Apart
The biggest challenge in the mortgage industry is maintaining expert knowledge of an astounding number of guidelines and loan programs. It is where Jonathan thrives. His desire is to consistently offer his clients the best product to meet their unique needs.
This disciplined, life-long learner relishes the details. He takes the time to understand the guidelines, which change often with new legislation. Jonathan doesn't mind taking his time to ensure the product is the right one for his customer. Missing important details may lead to poor client experiences and delay closings.
Jonathan served in the U.S. Army as a wire systems installer for nearly three years. He earned a bachelor's degree in business management in 2000, and an MBA in 2005 from the University of Phoenix. He maintains his mortgage originators license in good standing and is a certified mortgage instructor as designated by the state of Florida. He entered the banking field in 2004 when he accepted a position at Washington Mutual Finance after his honorable discharge from the Army.
Making it possible for clients to obtain home equity lines of credit sparked greater interest in the home mortgage industry.
Jonathan and his wife Vivian married in 1997. They have two sons, Julian and J.D., one daughter, Janell, and a Yorkshire Terrier named Zeus.
When he isn't working, Jonathan loves watching sports- particularly football. He is a Tampa Bay Bucs fan. He also enjoys traveling and writing poetry. He is a foodie who loves to cook and always is down for trying a new restaurant, especially if it's a brunch spot. He has a Facebook page dedicated to brunch reviews called "Brunchskies."