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Hi! I'm Chad...
Your Mortgage Consultant!

Committed to giving you all the support and guidance you need to find the right mortgage options for you and your family.

Chad Johnson

Mortgage Consultant

NMLS: 662143

Address: 4999 France Avenue South, Suite 250, Minneapolis, MN, 55410

Your home may be the largest investment you will ever make, so it is important to make sure your loan transaction is in the hands of an experienced Mortgage Consultant, whether you are purchasing your first home, a vacation home, or your dream home.

Born-and-raised in Minnesota, Chad has more than two decades of experience in the Twin Cities real estate market. He understands the importance of great customer service, and he possesses the skills and resources to guide you every step of the way. You can rely on Chad to answer your questions, allowing you to make informed decisions throughout the entire mortgage process.

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Home financing tailored to meet your needs

We have a full suite of mortgage programs to meet your needs and give you a competitive edge:

  • 01
    Fixed & adjustable rate mortgages
  • 02
    Federal Housing administration loans (FHA)
  • 03
    Veterans affairs loans (VA)
  • 04
    Renovation financing
  • 05
    Jumbo loans

Where can we help you thrive?

Are you looking to buy your first home? Need help managing your mortgage payment?

Trying to figure out how to afford that renovation? Whatever you situation is, we've got the answers.

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What my clients say...


Panhia Yang


Richfield, MN

Jan 27, 2023

As a first time homeowner, Chad did a great job of explaining everything to me. He also provided a lot of wonderful resources for me. That Fannie May mortgage course should be taken by everyone before they start the home buying process.


Trevor Myers


Minneapolis, MN

Jan 20, 2023

Super easy to work with low pressure just a pleasant overall experience


Kyle White


Minneapolis, MN

Jan 14, 2023

Wonderful communication and follow up from start to finish. Chad and Paige are the best!


William Meyer


Minneapolis, MN

Dec 8, 2022

Chad provided us with impeccable service for our entire house hunting process. He was always accessible to provide guidance and accurate models for our mortgage. I cannot recommend, Chad, highly enough!


Chantel Burkitt


Eagan, MN

Dec 5, 2022

So responsive, helpful, found ways to make things work for us, answered questions with knowledgeable answers.


Mei-Ling Smith


Minneapolis, MN

Nov 16, 2022

Competent staff and good communication throughout the process.


Darin Bergeson


Minneapolis, MN

Nov 8, 2022

Chad was fantastic to work with


Daniel Flath


Edina, MN

Nov 1, 2022

Excellent responsiveness every step of the way. Presented all loan options available to us and the pros and cons of each. Communication was outstanding!!!


William Pudvah


Minneapolis, MN

Oct 4, 2022

Chad was always available and made the entire process extremely seamless. Thanks again, Chad!


Luke Mickelson


Minneapolis, MN

Aug 24, 2022

We loved that Chad was ready to answer any questions we had, whether stupid or not. He sat us down, talked through the numbers, and gave us great advice on figuring out our finances. With his push, we realized that we were in great shape to finance a home and he/his team made the process extremely easy.


Nancy Mendelsohn


Minneapolis, MN

Aug 17, 2022

Chad is responsive, articulate, and helpful. He responds to questions very quickly, he explains things well, and never minds another question.


Michael Fiato


Bloomington, MN

Aug 5, 2022

Chad is knowledgeable, courteous, prompt, and an absolute pleasure to work with.


Shan Lines


Saint Paul, MN

Jun 10, 2022

Thank you?!


Sarah Eckert


Plymouth, MN

May 21, 2022

Chad was excellent to work with and made the process very easy for us!


Bradley Edberg


Sturgeon Lake, MN

May 10, 2022

The communication and personality of everyone involved.

President and CEO - Justin Messer

Justin Messer

President and CEO of Prosperity Home Mortgage, LLC, parent company of Edina Realty Mortgage

"Our mission is to provide financing solutions that positively impact lives and make a difference in the communities where we lend."

4.93 of 5.00

Our average client rating. YTD 12/2021 on

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I'm here to answer all
your mortgage questions

  • Do I need to save for a 20% down payment?

    No! With FHA loans you can get approved for as little as 3.5% down, VA and USDA loans can offer you $0-down options, and with Private Mortgage Insurance (PMI) you can get into your new home with less than a 20% down payment. Whatever your situation, you have options.

  • Are Pre-Qualification and Pre-Approval the same thing?

    No. Pre-qualification and pre-approval are two different things. Pre-qualification means that a mortgage lender has reviewed your financial records and believes you will qualify for a loan. A pre-approval is a conditional committment from a lender that they will lend you the money for a mortgage.

  • What's the difference between an adjustable and a fixed rate mortgage?

    A fixed rate mortgage means that the interest rate is set when you take out the loan and will not change. With an adjustable rate mortgage, the interest rate may go up or down after a certain amount of time. Many adjustable rate mortgages will start at a lower interest rate than fixed rate mortgages.

  • What is Private Mortgage Insurance (PMI)?

    Private Mortgage Insurance (PMI) is a type of insurance you may be required to pay if you are taking out a conventional mortgage with a downpayment that is less than 20% of the home's overall value. If you refinance your home with a conventional loan and your equity is less than 20% of the home's value, you may also be required to pay PMI. Private Mortgage Insurance protects the lender in the event that you stop making payments on your loan.

  • Can I access my home equity before I finish paying off my loan?

    Yes! Your mortgage advisor can help you find the right refinance and reverse mortgage options to help you access your home equity before you've finished paying off your loan. This can help with covering the cost of remodels, college tuition, long-term care plans, and more! Talk to your mortgage advisor to find out how you can access your home equity to cover any of your life's needs.

  • What do I do if I can't afford my mortgage payment anymore?

    The first thing you should do in the event that you can't afford your mortgage payements anymore is reach out to your lender. An experienced mortgage advisor can help you find options, such as refinancing or restructuring your loan, to help you keep up with your payments. Always reach out to your lender to ensure that you can keep up with your payments and stay in your home.

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Chad Johnson

Chad Johnson

Mortgage Consultant

NMLS: 662143

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