Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation

5250 Old Orchard Rd Suite 360
Skokie , IL   60077

Arthur and his team are extraordinary, look no further! We couldn’t be happier with our experience. Arthur and his team are extremely communicative, responsive, and intelligent. The entire mortgage process was smooth and enjoyable. I was pleasantly surprised to receive emails back within minutes (even on weekends!) every time I sent Arthur a note. Arthur initially locked in a great rate for us and was able to secure us an even lower rate the day before closing without holding up the closing process. Arthur is the best advisor and you definitely want him on your team! Thank you Arthur for making this process an enjoyable experience and we look forward to working with you for years to come!

- Megan L. verified costumer

Glenview, IL
Aug 8, 2022

Very professional and quick follow-through.

- Olivia S. verified costumer

Gurnee, IL
Aug 6, 2022

Efficient and effective communication High level of knowledge

- Giuseppe S. verified costumer

Gurnee, IL
Aug 3, 2022

Art Blachno is the best. I've been buying & selling properties for 31 years, Art is the best loan officer I've ever seen.

- Michael K. verified costumer

Bradenton, FL
Aug 2, 2022

Our loan officer was Great ! We received answers in a timely fashion and he was never too busy to take a call and walk us through any issues or documents needed for are closing! Customer service was Outstanding!

- Anthony B. verified costumer

Oak Brook, IL
Aug 1, 2022

Great tem, on time delivery of services. Extremely receptive

- Corey D. verified costumer

Elgin, IL
Jul 30, 2022

Frank and his entire team were fantastic! Very responsive and helpful explaining everything! Highly recommended!

- George J. verified costumer

Chicago, IL
Jul 24, 2022

Kathy helped my family while we were in a tough position. Without her help we wouldn't have been able to purchase our home. She was amazing throughout the entire process!

- Rafael H. verified costumer

Des Plaines, IL
Jul 22, 2022

Frank and his team were very hands on, explained whatever I didn't understand, and helped lay things out very simply.

- Taylor D. verified costumer

Chicago, IL
Jul 22, 2022

We were always able to ask questions. We never felt left out of the process

- Anthony B. verified costumer

Bolingbrook, IL
Jul 17, 2022

His constant communication with us. Even when we weren't actively looking at a house.

- Chandra M. verified costumer

Bolingbrook, IL
Jul 17, 2022

Excellent customer service!!

- Gabriel R. verified costumer

Milwaukee, WI
Jun 28, 2022

12 Total Reviews
Average Rating ★ 5

About Us

Whether you’re looking to buy, build or refinance your home, our experienced mortgage professionals are here to help. Here at Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation, we offer a variety of loan options that can help you achieve homeownership with the speed and service you deserve. Plus, our mortgage professionals are dedicated to finding the right loan with great rates, terms and costs to meet your specific needs. 
Financing a home is one of the biggest commitments you will ever make - let us help guide you throughout the entire loan process from application to closing and beyond. We look forward to putting our mortgage service to work for you!

Branch Employees


Arthur J Blachno

Branch Manager
NMLS# 223052

Collin Michael Wanek

Loan Officer
NMLS# 2212160

Frank Ybarra

Branch Sales Manager
NMLS# 231640
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Jarek Koperski

Loan Officer
NMLS# 1663524
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Kathy Bernal

Loan Officer
NMLS# 232988

Michael Miguel

LO Assistant - Licensed
NMLS# 584743

Illinois Residential Mortgage Licensee.