Chief Operating Officer
Jeff has been a leader at Century Mortgage since the very beginning. And his leadership still guides the company today.
Jeff Ratanapool joined Century Mortgage in 1998, and opened the first satellite office in Lexington, KY in March of 1998. Since that time, Century Mortgage Corporation has grown to eight regional offices, with 12 Satellite offices in its retail division. The company is licensed in 20 states on its wholesale side. Last year, the Century Mortgage Corporation closed over 1.3 Billion in residential mortgages. He’s proud to say Century has been recognized as the top mortgage originator for the past five years by Business First, and has been a “Business of the Year” finalist three times, including 2016.
In his position as COO, Jeff brings to the position a wealth of knowledge of sales, products, underwriting guidelines, compliance, service, and leadership operations in the finance industry. He has personally originated and closed over $850 million in home loans since 1998, putting so many families into the homes of their own.
In addition to being a leader at Century, Jeff is a leader in the industry, taking time out of his busy schedule to make sure that Kentucky’s real estate industry workers have a deep understanding of mortgage processes. In fact, Jeff has been Kentucky’s only GRI -3 instructor since 2002, successfully graduating over 400 participants in his class during this time. Prior to teaching GRI-3, Jeff taught Continuing Education Finance classes for the Louisville and Lexington-Bluegrass Association Board of Realtors.
Jeff is a committed businessman and family man with a wife and two daughters. He is extremely disciplined, focused and makes time for the important things. In addition, Jeff is committed to giving back to his community in many different forms. He has served or is serving on the following boards of directors: Kids Center for Pediatric Therapies, Louisville Pediatric Therapy Center, Kentucky & Louisville Easter Seals, Louisville Homebuilder’s Association, JCPS/Stopher Elementary School, Dupont Manual High School Cheer Booster Club, and the Fern Creek High School Alumni Association.
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