Carol O'Connell

At McLean Mortgage Corporation

  • Overview
  • Biography
  • Meet the Team
  • Reviews
  • Preferred Partners

Why McLean Mortgage Corporation?

McLean Mortgage has developed a culture described with two words: helping and teamwork. We work as a team to help our client through every step of the loan process, so they can achieve their goals with minimal stress.

Strength, price, technology, choices and service. It is now wonder that McLean Mortgage has grown to be a top lender nationally. All the while, we keep sight of the fact that we are serving those who live within our local communicates. Our goal is not to become the biggest, but to be recognized as a trusted partner and provider of quality services within our community.

My Mission


Financing a home is a huge monetary transaction. Whether you are a first time home buyer or a seasoned investor, it is important that the transaction enhances your personal financial picture. And you must have an advisor you can trust. I take a huge interest in your wealth management plan and will help you determine what mortgage best fits with YOUR financial goals. It is not about how much you qualify for, but about your monthly budget, your comfort range, and your long-term goals.

Options To Fit Your Needs

Through McLean Mortgage, we are able to offer a complete line of residential mortgage options at very competitive rates because we have access to the largest and most trusted sources of mortgage finance products available anywhere. These products include:

  • Federal Housing Administration (FHA) Loans
  • Veterans Housing Administration (VA) Loans
  • Conforming Loan Products
  • Jumbo Loan Alternatives

Whether you are financing a $100,000 home or $1,000,000 home, we have options to fit your needs. And for those who have special circumstances, we offer alternatives which can help overcome those unique challenges.

Carol O’Connell

Vice President, Builder Division
NMLS ID # 186968

As an industry recognized leader, Carol O’Connell has been helping people achieve their dreams of home ownership for over 30+ years. Her business is based strictly on the referrals of her satisfied clients.

A Northern Virginia native, Carol holds her BA Degree in Finance from Virginia Tech. Carol is a trusted Mortgage Advisor in the Mid-Atlantic region who customizes loans for each of her client’s individual needs and objectives. Carol is dedicated to helping her clients achieve their overall financial goals. In turn, she has had the pleasure of seeing many happy people excited with their new home purchase.

Carol’s extensive mortgage banking experience provides her customers with a solution oriented approach which help navigate through the myriad of mortgage banking guidelines ensuring a smooth closing with excellent communication and timeliness. Her attention to detail mitigates any hurdles one may encounter with her competitors.

Realtors, builders and happy clients recommend Carol as a mortgage consultant who is responsive and who closes mortgages in time with no surprises. She has built an impressive resume for reliability, ingenuity, integrity and professionalism by delivering outstanding financial service throughout her career.

Licenses


DE Mortgage Loan Originator License #: MLO-186968
DC Mortgage Loan Originator License #: MLO186968
FL Mortgage Loan Originator License #: LO53621
MD Mortgage Originator License #: 26-17863
NC Mortgage Loan Originator License #: I-179474
SC Mortgage Loan Originator License #: MLO – 186968
VA Mortgage Loan Originator License #: MLO-789VA

The Carol O’Connell Team

Chelsea Torrance
Loan Manager

NMLS ID# 1113729

Chelsea has been working in the mortgage industry as a loan officer assistant since graduating cum laude from Muhlenberg College in 2013. At Muhlenberg, she received a BA in psychology with minors in Spanish and dance. She studied abroad in Spain for four months, which helped expand her knowledge of the language and prompted a desire to assist clients who speak Spanish and limited English.

Originally from Fairfield County, Connecticut, she has come to love the Northern VA area since relocating with her family in 2011. The D.C. Metro area has much to offer, especially when it comes to its thriving real estate market. The home-buying process can be extremely nerve-wracking, regardless of whether you are a first time homebuyer or an investment property aficionado. As part of Carol’s team, Chelsea makes the transition from application to settlement as smooth as possible. Throughout the process, she will guide you towards the financial structure that best suits your needs and will keep you closely updated throughout the loan process.

The Carol O’Connell team works solely on referrals and maintains a strong relationship with each and every client in order to meet their mortgage financing needs and get them into their new home as efficiently as possible!


DE Mortgage Loan Originator License #: MLO-113729
DC Mortgage Loan Originator License #: MLO1113729
FL Mortgage Loan Originator License #: LO55051
NC Mortgage Loan Originator License #: I-180388
SC Mortgage Loan Originator License #: MLO – 1113729
VA Mortgage Loan Originator License #: MLO-32787VA
MD Mortgage Originator License #: 26-34598

Email Team Member
(703) 738-0921
(203) 610-0230
(703) 738-0971

Bryan Ingalls
Loan Officer Assistant

Coming soon.


Email Team Member
(571) 419-6640
(571) 229-2219
(202) 469-3816

Here’s just a small sampling of the reviews our clients and partners have shared with us.

On behalf of my wife & I , your team has truly been phenomenal. Being geographically separated due to serving in the military whole buying the home, your team provided my wife and I peace of mind knowing the McClean team had it handled.
5/5
Ryan P.
Thanks so much to everyone for all of your help. You have all been GREAT and super helpful to us throughout this whole process. We greatly appreciate you!
5/5
Sheavan S.
Thank you so much for your extraordinary assistance throughout this process. You and your team are absolutely awesome! You have, indeed, exceeded our expectations!
5/5
Jan W.
Your team has done a fantastic job, informing me of every step and making this process clear. Communication alone has reduced the stress and confusion that could come with this process.
5/5
Tamara G.

We’re Partnering To Provide You With the Best Options

At McLean Mortgage Corporation we are a local lender whose utmost concern to deliver superior service to our clients. Carol O’Connell and her Preferred Partners work together to find the right options to fit your needs.

Brookfield Residential

One size does not fit all. That’s why Brookfield Residential takes the time to understand how you and your family live today. It’s why we draw on over 50 years of homebuilding experience to create great neighborhoods, near great schools, that offer amenities like pools, walking trails, green spaces, and more. It’s why we craft stylish, current home designs that combine energy efficiency, innovative design, and rich architectural details to create real value for your money.

Drees Homes

We’ve learned a lot in nearly a century. In all that time, we have never once shied away from offering our homebuyers the best, from building materials, to floor plans, to interior and exterior design elements, to customer service. We hire and retain experts to deliver the home you’re dreaming of. We can’t wait to share our knowledge and expertise with you as we build your new custom home together.

Claudia S. Nelson

My passion is assisting buyers and sellers in a manner that is as stress free and enjoyable as possible. The home buying or selling process can appear daunting and complex, but you can rely on my knowledge, experience, and know-how to assist you from the start to closing!

Matt Benson

Matt Benson is an award-winning realtor, licensed in Virginia and D.C. He has been an active high producing Realtor for 16 years all with Long & Foster. Whether helping a first time home buyer or purchasing a multi million dollar home, Matt manages the entirety of each transaction.

Interested in partnering with Carol O'Connell?

If you would like to partner with us, fill out the form below and a member of our team will get back to you, quickly.

Services

First-Time Home Buyers

All the information you need to help you succeed in buying your first home.

Purchase

Thinking about purchasing instead of continuing to rent? We outline all the reasons why purchasing is the best way to go.

Refinance

Discover the factors that go into deciding if you should refinance your current home mortgage.

Renovation

Why not finance your renovations, repairs, or cosmetic improvements to help turn a great home into your dream home?

New Construction

New construction and custom homes can come with their own challenges. Financing shouldn’t be one of them.

Calculators

Find out how much you can afford or how much tax savings could be in store for you, plus more with our online calculators.

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Address


11325 Random Hills Road, Suite 400, Fairfax, VA 22030

Office Phone Number


(703) 738-0936

Mobile Phone


(703) 615-3451

Office Fax


(703) 738-0986

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