Founded in 2007, Planet Home Lending is a privately held national residential mortgage lender with multiple business channels uniquely positioned to provide competitive products and services. We are an approved originator and servicer for FHA, VA, and USDA as well as a Fannie Mae Seller/Servicer and full Ginnie Mae Issuer.

What We Believe

Planet Home Lending is one of the most successful independent private mortgage companies in the entire U.S. market today – and here’s why: Our unfailing commitment to deliver unsurpassed value and complete satisfaction – each and every time, with an operational expertise and an ethical infrastructure second to none in the industry.

How We Do It

Our centralized Funding platform is constructed to provide you, the Funding Seller, an expansive synergy to maximize efficiencies and increase profitability – virtually ensuring success.

Unlike many, logic and reason form the foundation of our prudent loan and business decisions. All of this is accomplished through strict, uncompromising adherence to risk management and compliance guidelines.

It’s All About You

In short, we apply knowledge, experience and innovation to deliver the right solutions. Most importantly, we are committed to serving you, our Funding Seller by building trusted, long-term relationships-offering tailored solutions-creating exceptional value for our partners through rock-solid stability and consistent growth. One loan at a time.



SVP of Sales – Correspondent Division

Jim Loving has over 30 years of mortgage industry experience. He has an extensive background in mortgage originations and capital markets and has spent most of his career building and developing correspondent programs for some of the largest banks in the country.

Jim has been an active participant in the Mortgage Bankers Association,  holding positions such as Chairman of the Correspondent/Wholesale Committee and Director for both the Wisconsin and Milwaukee divisions. As VP of Sales, Jim manages the Correspondent sales team at Planet and is responsible for growing the seller network.



SVP of Operations – Correspondent Division

Mary Darter joined Planet Home Lending, LLC as the Director of Operations, with an extensive background in the mortgage industry. Mary provides oversight to Planet Home Lending’s Correspondent Division.

Prior to taking on her current role, Mary has held several roles throughout her tenure as a mortgage professional.  In those roles she effectively created a $2 billion high performance team, directed the Sarbanes-Oxley initiative, thus creating risk management procedures which lead to a successful merger with a publicly traded company. Additionally, she was instrumental in managing the acquisition of mortgage loans, due diligence and servicing transfer of mortgage portfolios.

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