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Jarad Vinup
Area President
NMLS#  210527
jvinup@myfirstoption.com
First Option Mortgage, LLC
8888 Keystone Crossing, Ste 900
Indianapolis, IN  46240
NMLS#   210527
317-713-9505  Business
317-713-9501 Fax
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Jarad Vinup is an experienced mortgage sales and management professional.

Jarad began his career in the mortgage industry in 2004 at American Equity Mortgage. In his two years with this company, he managed to break company records. This early taste of success evoked in Vinup a passion for the business. In 2006, Vinup was recruited by First Option Mortgage where his passion and drive quickly propelled him into a management position at First Option’s corporate branch located in Atlanta, Georgia.

Vinup then had the opportunity to relocate to his home state by becoming the branch manager of the Indianapolis, Indiana branch. Because of the Indy branch’s success, the location was eligible for expansion. Vinup capitalized on this opportunity by opening an office in Columbus, Ohio and becoming the area president of both branches, which are continuously among First Option Mortgage’s top branches by averaging $10-12 million in loan volume per month.

Jarad’s goal is to share with his branches his knowledge of the business, passion, and positive attitude.
What people are saying about me
5.0
Survey completed on
Sep 03, 2019
Reviewed by John R Suelzer for Jarad Vinup
Completed transaction in Aug 2019 in Fishers, IN.
The entire process was straightforward and well executed by the First Option team. I appreciated the efficient approval process and the speed in which the mortgage loan was closed. This was a very positive experience.
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Reviewed by Denise Gilbert for Jarad Vinup
Completed transaction in Aug 2019 in , .
Jarad was wonderful! He made the process of buying my first house an ease! I definitely recommend him to anyone looking to buy a house in the future! First option mortgage makes buying a house easy! Jarad is very professional and just wonderful!
5.0
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Reviewed by zuser201507020956281 for Jarad Vinup
Completed transaction in Mar 2019 in , .
Jarad was great. As a first time home buyer, I was a little nervous about the process. Jarad put those nerves to rest by being professional, thorough, and letting me know exactly what I needed to do, in the easiest way possible. I highly recommend Jarad for all of your Mortgage needs. I will absolutely use again if I decide to move at some point in the future.
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Reviewed by gpapawhiskey for Jarad Vinup
Completed transaction in Mar 2019 in , .
Jarad and Brandon were so wonderful. They communicated very well, got everything done Very quickly when time was crucial. Absolutely will be using them again
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Reviewed by Debra Sevier/Dennis for Jarad Vinup
Completed transaction in Mar 2019 in , .
If I knew someone was going to try to buy a home I would recommend Jarad at First Option and his team of very good people. They worked with us and helped us to get through everything there is in getting a home loan. Awesome job everyone.
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Reviewed by datomamichel for Jarad Vinup
Completed transaction in Dec 2018 in , .
If you're in the market to buy a home, don't waste your time calling around to different lenders like I did. I spoke to three different offices until I found Jared. The first time I spoke to him, I knew he was a "GO GETTER". He devised a plan for my wife and I, and stayed with us along the way, even through the holidays. My family and I can't thank you enough. Jared is a true professional and a master at his craft.
5.0
Survey completed on
Nov 01, 2018
Reviewed by Dimitri A Dunner for Jarad Vinup
Completed transaction in Oct 2018 in Indianapolis, IN.
Jared’s hard work and constant communication allowed for this new phase of life to go very smooth, and little less stressful! Thanks for everything Jared!
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Reviewed by johncgilliland for Jarad Vinup
Completed transaction in Oct 2018 in , .
Jarad and everyone at First Option were very helpful. As a first time home buyer I needed a little extra question answering and mistake avoiding guidance and they were all eager to help and to answer my questions. I never felt pressured or overly worried. Smooth and stress free experience!! And now I own my own home.