YONKERS, N.Y. – A.S.A.P. Mortgage celebrated the grand opening of its third office Tuesday with a ribbon cutting and celebration in Yonkers.
A.S.A.P. Mortgage is owned by Irene Amato of Cortlandt Manor. She started the business out of her home in 2001 and has two offices in Cortland Manor. The Yonkers office is at 914 McLean Ave., Suite 1.
A.S.A.P.’s other branches are at 2062 East Main St. and 3565 Crompond Road in Cortlandt Manor. A.S.A.P. is licensed in New York, Connecticut and Florida, and Amato expects to be licensed in 15 additional states in the next few months. Since 2001, the business has provided mortgage assistance to over 2,200 clients.
Amato is a long-time Westchester resident and her business is named after her children – Alexa, Stephanie and Peter.
She is a member of the Chamber of Commerce in multiple communities and volunteers for the Jan Peak House homeless shelter in Peekskill, Autism Speaks, Support Connection, Friends of Karen, Robbie’s Cause, RHF Foundation, Walk to Defeat ALS and others.
In 2013 Irene was named Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors’ (HAGAR) Affiliate of the Year and Broker of the Year by the New York Association of Mortgage Professionals. She also serves as the Vice President of the NYAMB and the Regional President of the Lower Hudson Valley NYAMB.
Amato and the staff of A.S.A.P. Mortgage are also Certified Military Housing Specialists. They have all completed the USA Cares program enabling them to assist the military borrower.