Jennifer Mantai

Branch Manager, Producing, Mortgage Loan Originator
NMLS # 138224
State Lic IN #16964, KY #MC700950, MI #138224, KS #LO.0040432, IL #031.0047028, MO #MO-138224
Jennifer Mantai is a Mortgage Loan Officer serving Crown Point, Indiana.
She has been in the mortgage industry for over 18 years; helping people like you obtain their goal of sustainable homeownership. Jennifer truly understands that mortgages and lending can be unfamiliar territory for many.

Over the years she has had the opportunity of working with people who have a wide variety of situations and has helped them achieve their financing goals. Whether you are a first—time homebuyer, refinancing or buying your third investment property, Jennifer will guide you through the loan process seamlessly by providing quality communication and advice. Jennifer can provide a wide range of home loan options that makes the most sense for your situation.

What are the benefits of working with an Academy Mortgage Loan Officer? The thing that makes Academy so great to work with is that we are a direct lender. This means each branch and regional office is equipped to complete the entire loan process in—house. Jennifer will be in control of your loan file throughout the entire process. This system allows for continuous communication and has given us a proven track record of closing loans quickly and efficiently.

Download Jennifer’s My Mortgage: Mobile App today for a trusted mortgage calculator and his contact information.

Does it sound too good to be true? See Jennifer’s 5-Star rating and reviews on Zillow.

Jennifer offers Conventional, FHA, VA, USDA, Indiana Housing, Illinois Housing, or down payment assistance loans servicing the Northwest Indiana areas and beyond including Valparaiso, Highland, Chesterton, and Schereville. Additionally, she is licensed in Michigan and Illinois. Michigan areas she services include New Buffalo, St. Joseph, South Haven, and Saugatuck. Illinois areas she serves include Naperville, Schaumburg, Bourbonnais, Champaign, and Peotone.

Home Mortgage Tools


How much will my fixed rate mortgage payment be?

This calculator computes the payments (principal and interest), based on home price, down payment, and other factors.


How much mortgage might I qualify for?

This calculator computes the finance amount, based on income, expenses, credit rating, and other factors.


How much home can I afford?

This calculator computes the most expensive house you can buy, based on the highest payment you can afford.


How much will I save by increasing my mortgage payment?

Increasing your payment will reduce the principal on your mortgage, the total amount of interest you’ll pay, and the number of payments.

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Chanel Battle and Jennifer Mantai were excellent in customer service and communication skills.

—Alvin Taylor

They worked very hard!

—Joyce McWhirter

While Jennifer inherited a mess of a transaction in the end my client and I left happy.

—Trisha Walach

The loan experience was better than I expected it to be. I'm very happy with everything.

—Kimberly Harper

Everyone was great. Answered my questions and guiding me when I needed .

—Monika Puskac

The whole team was fantastic. Great communication with buyer and realtor team Thanks everyone.

—Mitchell Gass

Jennifer is always available and will go above and beyond to get you into your dream home.

—Patrick Fraley

Everyone was great !

—William Wright

Everyone veey professional and nice

—Sharon Hunt


—Jason Salamah

Chanel Battle stuck with me all through my process,I'm very grateful.

—Kenneth Shuford

Very prompt. As first time homeowners they helped make the process very easy for us.

—Eric York