James “Jimmy” Timmons is the President of the mortgage banking subsidiaries of Lennar Corporation, a Fortune 500 real estate and financial services leader.
He has served in this capacity, directing national sales and operations teams for Eagle Home Mortgage and Universal American Mortgage Company, for the past seven years. With over 1800 associates operating in 27 states and growing, the two subsidiaries funded $9.3 Billion in aggregate sales volume for Fiscal Year 2016. The two companies combined experienced a sales volume increase of over 100% since 2011. Eagle and UAMC together are ranked among the top 10 mortgage companies in the nation for retail sales volume, according to Scotsman Guide 2013 Top Lenders.
Jimmy has been associated with the Lennar Family of Companies for over 15 years, previously serving as Vice President in various financial roles. He prides himself on building a company where people enjoy coming to work and business partners feel like they are integral to the success of the organization.
Jimmy currently serves on the Mortgage Bankers Association’s Residential Board of Governors and is past chairman of the National Association of Homebuilders High Production Housing Finance Group. He lives in Miami, FL and enjoys spending time with his daughter, Erica, traveling, snow skiing and rooting for his alma mater, the University of Miami.