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Bartolomeo Castelli
NMLS #417680
Office: 314-628-1212
Cell: 314-712-7474
Fax: 678-456-1691

Specializing in  Residential Loans
Helping 100's of Families Each Year


A home is one of the largest financial commitments that a person will make during their lifetime. Most mortgage brokers talk to their clients only about rates and fees, which are very important, but they never get deep enough to truly understand their clients' short and long term goals. These brokers are doing an injustice to their clients. A great mortgage professional will look at the big picture to help the client understand avenues to better reach their true wealth potential. 

Here at Homestar Financial Corporation - we understand that our clients only think about home financing a few times during their lives. We think about it every single day. 

Vision Statement

Homestar Financial Corporation is a full service mortgage banker controlling every aspect of the loan process with in house processing, underwriting, closing and funding of each mortgage transaction.  Having an in-house team separates Homestar from other mortgage companies because it is easier for Homestar mortgage lenders to communicate quickly and effectively with every department needed to close a transaction.

Mission Statement

Our purpose is to maintain a strong reputation as an honest mortgage company offering outstanding customer service, exceptional community relationships, and a high level of employee satisfaction.  We strive as a company to meet the needs and wants of our customers ensuring their arrival at “the easiest way home.”

Let me know if you have any questions and again, welcome to Homestar!

Now Hiring Talented Loan Officers in the St. Louis Area

Throughout the mortgage banking and housing markets, Homestar Financial Corporation is widely known for responsible lending practices, industry and consumer advocacy, product innovation, and operational efficiency.

What Sets Us Apart

FNMA, FHLMC and GNMA Agency Direct Seller-Servicer 
Direct access to processing and to underwriting 
Competitive pricing
We originate, process, underwrite, fund, and service FHA, VA, and Conv Loans
We strive for fast close transactions
Special Marketing to Various Events
Listing Booster Program for Realtors
Plus much more…

We specialize in the following Missouri Mortgage Loans

Although we are located in St. Louis, Missouri,
we offer unparalleled mortgage and refinance service to clients throughout the entire State of Missouri and Illinois.

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Find the solution that fits your needs.

Purchasing a Home?

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Need to Refinance?

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Consolidating Debt?

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