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  • About Chris:

    Chris Caggiano is a Broker-Owner of Grand Oaks Funding, LLC, located in Staten Island, New York.  Grand Oaks Funding provides mortgages for residential and commercial real estate.

    Chris explains that the mission of Grand Oaks Funding is to provide their clients with the information and solutions to meet their mortgage financing needs.  By utilizing their knowledge of the mortgage banking industry, the team at Grand Oaks Funding assists customers in all aspects of the mortgage financing process.  Grand Oaks Funding offers products and services that add real value to its customers, and takes pride in building meaningful relationships with each of their customers in the process.

    When Chris is not assisting customers with their mortgage financing needs, or networking with his fellow NJ LGBT members, he is participating in several other organizations to which he belongs, including Kiwanis of Perth Amboy, NJ, and Chambers of Commerce in Manhattan, Staten Island, and Woodbridge, NJ.

    Chris encourages all NJ LGBT Chamber members to reach out to discuss their mortgage financing needs!


    Quick Highlights!

    What services do you provide? How long have you been in business?

    We provide mortgages for residential and commercial real estate.  Grand Oaks Funding, LLC has been a mortgage broker since 2014. 

    Who do you want to work with / Who is your target audience?

    Our target audience includes first-time home buyers, millennials and Gen-X’ers, members of the military and military families, seniors, investors, international buyers, buyers with student loan debt, and individuals interested in debt consolidation and cash out refinancing.

    What separates your business from the competition?

    We are available seven days per week, and are always happy to provide educational presentations to interested consumers.  As a mortgage broker, Grand Oaks Funding has access to many lending programs.

    How can other members refer you to your ideal clients/customers?

    Our ideal client is someone who wants to be educated on the process of buying a home.  NJ LGBT Chamber members can contact me directly regarding any referrals. 

    How long have you been a member of the NJ LGBT Chamber of Commerce?

    I am a new member.  I joined in July 2019.

    What do you wish to accomplish (or have you already accomplished) with your membership with the NJ LGBT Chamber of Commerce?

    I hope to use this opportunity to connect with others, and to take every opportunity I can to educate interested consumers in the home buying process. 

    We like to offer our members specials or deals that come from other members! Do you have any products or services you’d like to exclusively offer or discount for NJ LGBT Chamber Members?

    Grand Oaks Funding offers superior customer service and availability 7 days per week.

    Where can we find you online or on Social Media?




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