Darin Daniels, a resident on the North Shore of Chicago, boasts an impressive career spanning over 25 years in both business and the real estate industry. Currently serving as a Senior Mortgage Advisor with Nations Lending, he has become a respected figure in the field due to his extensive experience and expertise. The lending business is all about being personable and interacting with potential clients, referral sources and communities,” he says. “Home financing is not just about the product or rate; it is about delivering an exceptional customer experience.”
Specializing in custom mortgage lending for Jumbo loans, second, newly constructed, and multi-unit homes. He can help clients find financing that complements their wealth-building strategies and serves as a full-service resource for high-net-worth buyers with complex income or asset management situations. Darin also provides corporations and unions with specialized employee mortgage programs and education.
Darin adopts a personalized approach to financial guidance, delving into in-depth interviews to understand clients' lifestyles and goals. Collaboration with other advisors ensures a comprehensive perspective. With a dedicated underwriter and processor, the decision-making process is streamlined. Leveraging various financial reports, Darin empowers clients to make informed decisions about loans, tailored to their unique circumstances and objectives.
Prior to his career in real estate, he served as a partner and CEO in a Nationwide Health club chain, helping the company grow to over 165 clubs with $140 million in annual sales. Over the past 25 years, he has also been a successful real estate investor, actively buying, holding, and flipping properties which helps him relate to buyers and investors. Darin obtained his real estate license in 1997 and subsequently launched his own real estate company, developing single-family and multi-family residences in both Seattle and Chicago.
Beyond his professional accomplishments, he has actively contributed to his community, serving on the Board of the Chicagoland Italian American Professionals, the Highwood Chamber of Commerce, The North Shore Barrington Association of Realtors and The First Friday Club of Chicago.
Darin is the founder of Daniels Social Club, a member only club, and the Single Malt Society, a Scotch tasting and social group. Outside of work, Darin enjoys spending time with family, traveling, attending the theatre, social events, strolls around the neighborhood, golfing, dining out, cooking, and volunteering with his church."