helping local heroes

TEACHERS | MILITARY | FIREFIGHTERS | POLICE

HELPING HEROES FIND A HOME

If you are a Teacher, Firefighter/EMS, Police, Military (Active & Retired) or a Healthcare Professional, contact us to learn how you can get additional savings on your home mortgage.

Home Purchase

At Geneva Financial we are the one stop shop for your Mortgage Financial needs. When it comes to making your first purchase or an investment property, we are here to guide you along the mortgage transaction.

Mortgage Refinance

If you own a home and you're looking to refinance then Geneva Financial is the Mortgage Lender for you. If you're looking to lower your current rate, consolidate debt, or make some home improvements then contact us today and one of our Mortgage professionals will help guide you through the process.

VA Home Loan

The primary benefit of a VA loan is Veterans with qualifying credit and income can purchase a home with no money down, making it an attractive option for those who have served in the military. VA loans should only be issued by a VA-approved lender and are guaranteed by the federal government.

REQUEST YOUR FREE HOMEBUYER GUIDE TODAY!​

If you are looking to make a purchase or looking to refinance your home, request our FREE Homebuyer Guide Today!  This guide will help give you an idea of what to expect during your home buying/refinancing transaction as well as important keywords and phrases that we will use during your mortgage transaction.

  • Do’s and Don’t
  • Common Mortgage Terms
  • Moving Checklist
  • Document Checklist

The Homebuying process

Frequently asked questions

We have many home mortgage programs such as down payment assistance, refinance programs as well as local community Hero programs. Community Heroes include, EMT’s, Police, Firefighters, Doctors, Nurses and many more.

Contact me today to go over the best programs for you.

Yes!  Applying for a home loan is very simple through our online application.  To get started on a home mortgage applications, just click here to begin.

It is an honor to serve our heroes: Military Veterans and active duty service members, you may qualify for a Veterans Administration (VA) loan. These loans often require no down payment and have lower closing costs, helping to keep your savings secure. At Geneva, we take pride specializing in the highest quality service for VA loans – service you deserve as a U.S. Veteran.

VA Home Loan
  • 100% Financing with full VA Entitlement*
  • No Monthly Mortgage Insurance
  • Seller Contribution to Closing Costs Permitted Product Benefits
  • No Prepayment Penalties Construction Financing For: – Single Family Residences – Townhomes – VA Approved Condos – Other property types may be eligible**
  • Fixed- and adjustable-rate loan terms

    *A down payment may be required if the borrower does not have full VA entitlement, or if the loan amount exceeds the current maximum loan amount. **

You can get more information from the government’s website, but the basic requirements include:

  • You’re currently active duty military, or you’re a veteran, honorably discharged.
  • At least 90 consecutive days of active service during wartime or at least 181 consecutive days of active service during peacetime.
  • More than six years of service in the National Guard or Selective Reserve.

If you would like to find out about your eligibility just contact me today.

We are committed to America’s every day heroes.​

In addition to VA Home Loans, we carry multiple HERO mortgage products,  that may provide up to 3.5% in down payment assistance program for the following designations:

  • All First Responders: Police, Firefighters, EMT
  • Medical Professionals: Doctors, Nurses
  • Teachers
  • Active Duty and Veteran Military
  • Homes for Heroes Approved Lender

GENEVA FINANCIAL | RANDY CHAMBLISS

Co-Branch Manager | NMLS ID 145175
Mobile: 504-270-2783
Email: [email protected]

Randy is the Co-Branch Manager and Senior Loan Officer for Geneva Financial’s Greater New Orleans, LA mortgage branch. He has come from being an at risk youth in the city of New Orleans, struggling single teenage father, being homeless in 2005 doing Hurricane Katrina to buying his first home and investing in real estate in 2006, at the young age of 26. Randy has been a licensed Mortgage Loan Officer since 2008, so he’s been around the real estate and mortgage industry and is well versed in all the changes that have come and gone.

As an established Mortgage Loan Officer and Real Estate Investor, Randy has become a trusted advocate for home-ownership in the communities he serves. Growing through the challenges of Hurricane Katrina is what ignited his desire and passion for community outreach, community engagement and housing development. 

Randy is a proud father to 6 amazing children – (in a New Orleans voice; YEAH 6!) … he and his beautiful wife are always on their toes with them all. Randy firmly believes that a strong relationship with God and family are the most important parts of his life, and home-ownership – more specifically affordable home-ownership, can be an essential part of raising our next generation.  

Randy’s mission is to educate and guide you through the entire home loan process, so that you feel comfortable and confident about your financing strategy. He takes the time to make sure you understand your loan and are kept informed with your loan throughout the process. He and his team collectively have helped hundreds of first-time home buyers, experienced home buyers and real estate investors.