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Hi, I'm Del!

VP | Branch Manager

I will work hard to help you achieve your homeownership goals.

95.98% Customer Satisfaction Rating
Scotsman Guide Top Lenders Award

Hi, I'm Del!

VP | Branch Manager

I will work hard to help you achieve your homeownership goals.

95.98% Customer Satisfaction Rating
Scotsman Guide Top Lenders Award

Let me help you get pre-approved today!

My customer service philosophy is to treat every customer with respect and to make their experience as stress free as possible. I believe that the purchase of a new home is a major decision and should be treated as such. I strive to make this decision as easy as possible for each client by being honest and trustworthy along with communicating frequently all while offering them sound and reliable advice.
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Buy a Home

From finding your perfect home to moving in, we've got you covered.

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Get your house on the market, and look for your next home!

Hear from people like you*

  • 5.0
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    I really appreciated how much care and time was put into my application and loan process. You were all very knowledgeable and helpful whenever I needing anything.

    Emily G H.

    Elyria, OH, July 1st, 2024 11:21 AM

  • 5.0
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    The communication was great.

    Chelsea A P.

    Valley View, OH, June 9th, 2024 10:33 AM

  • 5.0
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    Working with Del and his staff made the mortgage process of buying my new home easy! Communication was great right from the start and I received regular updates right up until closing. Del was very good at explaining things and making sure I understood. I recommend Del and Ruoff to anyone buying a new home!

    Nancy E M.

    Olmsted Falls, OH, May 21st, 2024 01:51 PM

  • 5.0
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    Communication was the key to a smooth transition

    John A F.

    Brook Park, OH, May 6th, 2024 05:19 PM

  • 5.0
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    Del was very professional, and so nice! He told us everything as we were going along the process. Answered all my guestions! AWESOME EXPERIENCE....THANK YOU DEL AND JIM!

    Kristine A D.

    Parma, OH, April 16th, 2024 10:30 AM

  • 5.0
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    Del and Jimmy were extremely kind hearted and excellent to work with. My husband and I knew it would be a difficult road for our mortgage due to our credit situation, but we never felt that from these guys. They just explained what they needed us to do and what they would do to get things accomplished. We had our mortgage in 30 days. I called Del Lekan my Mortgage Ambassador.

    Diana L R.

    Akron, OH, April 10th, 2024 04:49 PM

  • 5.0
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    My loan officer Del Lekan was very professional. He explained everything to me in detail. If there was something that I didn't understand he made certain that I did. Just a wonderful experience. Highly recommend!!!

    David J S.

    Parma, OH, March 11th, 2024 11:10 AM

  • 5.0
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    No complaints

    Virgil T P.

    Uniontown, OH, February 2nd, 2024 12:24 PM

  • 5.0
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    Everything went as smoothly as possible with the mortgage aspect of our purchase. Del and the team were very easy to communicate with and worked to get me a great rate for being a teacher which was much below current standard rates. The website was easy to navigate and upload needed information.

    Nicholas G P.

    Parma, OH, January 2nd, 2024 01:10 PM

  • 5.0
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    Excellent customer service!

    Charlene M. B.

    MIDDLEBURG HEIGHTS, OH, December 31st, 2023 12:45 PM

  • 5.0
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    Del kept me informed with all the steps and went above with helping me understand . Del was great.

    Linda J H.

    Strongsville, OH, November 12th, 2023 07:15 PM

  • 5.0
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    Del was absolutely incredible to work with. This was my 2nd home purchase, but with a 10 year difference between, I was shocked how much easier this process was compared to my first. Del was with me every step of the way, from adjusting my pre approval letter quickly when I spontaneously upped my budget and turned around with an offer, to talking me through every document I signed, I had him as my guide. I never felt pressured or influenced, but rather educated and guided. It is with my highest recommendation to partner with Del and/or anyone at Ruoff mortgage for your purchasing needs!

    Tara M S.

    Mentor, OH, October 7th, 2023 05:09 PM

  • 5.0
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    I have had the privilege of collaborating with Del Lekan and his team at Ruoff, where they have consistently exhibited high professionalism and service above and beyond what I ever expected. Their knowledge of mortgage products, regulations, and lending practices is extensive, and they demonstrate a remarkable ability to navigate various financial scenarios easily. Del is adept at assessing clients' needs and providing tailored mortgage solutions that align with financial goals. One of Del's standout qualities is his exceptional customer service. He possesses excellent communication skills and actively listens, ensuring concerns are understood and addressed effectively. Del demonstrates empathy and patience, making the mortgage application process less daunting for clients. He and his team excel in building rapport and creating referrals from me for life. In addition to technical expertise and a customer-centric approach, Del and his team consistently display a strong work ethic and attention to detail. They are highly organized, diligent, and proactive, ensuring loan applications are processed efficiently and within the required timelines. I wholeheartedly recommend Del Lekan and his team at Ruoff for any client looking for exceptional service with their home-buying and mortgage lending experience. Del is an exemplary professional who consistently delivers outstanding results. His commitment to excellence, strong interpersonal skills, and comprehensive understanding of the mortgage industry make him an asset for any home buyer.

    Christina M. H.

    Medina, OH, May 24th, 2023 03:06 PM

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Why should you choose Ruoff?

70

Branches throughout
the US.

98.4%

Customer Satisfaction Score.*

15

Days or less average
clear-to-close.**

40

Years of helping
homeowners like you.

7

Milestones updating you throughout the process.

10

Minutes at the closing
table on average.

*Based on 2023 independent third party customer satisfaction survey data. This is not an offer for extension of credit or a commitment to lend. All loans must satisfy company underwriting guidelines. Information and interest rate are subject to change at any time and without notice. Equal Housing Lender. NMLS #141868. Ruoff Mortgage Company, Inc. is an Indiana corporation. For complete licensing information visit: http://www.nmlsconsumeraccess.org/EntityDetails.aspx/COMPANY/141868.

** The average Clear to Close time is dependent on loan type, proper documentation, and other qualifying factors. Loan decision is subject to satisfactory appraisal, title review, and no change to financial condition. This is not an offer for extension of credit or a commitment to lend. Some restrictions may apply. Ruoff Mortgage NMLS #141868. Equal Housing Lender. Ruoff Mortgage Company, Inc. d/b/a Ruoff Mortgage is an Indiana corporation. For complete licensing information visit: http://www.nmlsconsumeraccess.org/EntityDetails.aspx/COMPANY/141868.

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