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Top-Producing Mortgage Originator Raymond Bravo Joins Draper and Kramer Mortgage Corp. at New Branch in Palos Park, Ill.

August 9, 2018

PALOS PARK, ILL. (July 24, 2018) – Draper and Kramer Mortgage Corp., one of the Top 75 Mortgage Companies in America, announced that top-producing mortgage originator Raymond Bravo joined the company as senior vice president of residential lending. Bravo now heads a newly opened branch for the national lender in Palos Park, Ill.

A mortgage originator for 38 years, Bravo has originated a career total of more than $1 billion in home loans to assist his clients in purchasing or refinancing their homes. Prior to joining Downers Grove, Ill.-based Draper and Kramer Mortgage Corp. (DKMC), he was a branch manager for another Chicagoland lender.

“I’m excited to have joined a new lender, opened a new branch and gained access to a range of new loan products,” said Bravo. “Many of my clients are first-time homebuyers, and Draper and Kramer Mortgage offers many specialized programs for this type of borrower that I’m looking forward to providing.”

“I’ve known and respected Raymond for many years, and I’m proud that he’s decided to join our company,” said Bob Moos, vice president of sales at DKMC. “He’s been impressed with our reputation, and we’ve been impressed by his. I know he’ll accomplish a lot here.”

Bravo’s new branch is located at 13011 S. 104th Avenue, Suite 204 in Palos Park, Ill. He can be reached at 708-480-6350, or

About Draper and Kramer Mortgage Corp.:

The residential mortgage division of Draper and Kramer, Incorporated, Draper and Kramer Mortgage Corp. has more than 40 branch locations and more than 350 employees nationally. The company has been named one of the Top Mortgage Lenders in America by Scotsman Guide magazine and one of the 50 Best Companies to Work For by Mortgage Executive magazine, all while maintaining an A+ BBB rating and 98% Customer Satisfaction Rating. For more information, visit, or follow the company on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter.

About Draper and Kramer, Incorporated:

Founded in 1893, Draper and Kramer, Incorporated is celebrating 125 years as a trusted financial and property services provider with a deep commitment to people, excellence, service and integrity. Family-owned and one of the leading privately held real estate services firms in the U.S., Draper and Kramer is headquartered in Chicago with a national reach and broad offering of services. The company’s decades-long heritage has evolved over the years to meet the needs of its clients and today spans expertise in residential and commercial development, acquisition, property management and leasing; debt and equity financing for commercial properties; and residential mortgage services through affiliate Draper and Kramer Mortgage Corp. Draper and Kramer provides a single source of real estate-related counsel to a diverse group of real estate investors across the U.S., including corporations; private and institutional owners and users of real estate; government agencies; condominium associations; and foundations. For more information, visit

Mortgage originator Raymond Bravo has joined Draper and Kramer Mortgage Corp. as senior vice president of residential lending. Bravo now heads a newly opened branch for the national lender in Palos Park, Ill.