About REO

First National Assets acquires and services tax portfolios throughout the country

Who We Are

Organized in 1999 and headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, FNA has grown to become one of the nation’s premier firms in the tax lien industry, servicing more than $500 million in tax lien certificates. FNA has purchased over $380 million of tax liens in Cook County, Illinois alone since 2008, and has been the leading purchaser each year since 2010. All liens acquired by FNA are managed and serviced in-house.

What We Do

First National Assets’ REO Department handles hundreds of properties on an annual basis. We see all asset classes including vacant land (potential development sites), single and multi-family residential, industrial and commercial buildings / strip centers, and parking. We specialize in distressed assets and offer many creative solutions for their disposition. Contact First National Assets REO, the REO Wholesale Experts, for all of your real estate investment needs.

Our Team

Our team includes an REO manager with extensive knowledge in the real estate and tax lien industry. We also have counsel specifically for diligence and purchasing; which allows for the indepth management of the entire tax sale process from beginning to end.

Laura McNellis

REO Manager

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Stephen G. Deely, J.D.

Counsel, Diligence & Purchasing

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Manuel Doctor

Nick Troutman

Jim Finnerty

For more information on how your local government can bridge cash flows and overcome budgetary shortfalls, please contact us at info@firstnationalassets.com