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Let Us be your First Choice

Being Your First Choice

When it comes to helping people like you and your family achieve the dream of homeownership, Academy Mid-Atlantic is your 1st choice. 

Exceptional Mortgage Service

Academy delivers the Gold Standard in customer service. We hire and retain the industry’s brightest and most capable mortgage professionals to educate you on your options, to meet your lending needs, and to ensure your financial security. Our team of Loan Officers and Employees are known for being ethical, honest, knowledgeable, professional, innovative, and caring.

Processing, Underwriting, Closings, and Funding Handled at Local Offices

Unlike banks and mortgage lenders that consolidate operations and service offsite, Academy has the distinct advantage of being a direct lender, which means all loan processing, underwriting, closings, and funding are handled at our local branch offices. Our branch offices have the tools and resources in-house to expedite these processes, resulting in our proven track record of closing loans as quickly and efficiently as possible.

Solid Partnerships With the Industry’s Best

Academy partners only with the BEST homebuilders and real estate professionals in the industry. Together we work diligently to assist individuals and families in attaining the dream of homeownership and in improving the quality of their lives.

Broad Portfolio of Products and Tools

Whether you want to build a new home or refinance an existing mortgage, Academy has a customized solution for you at historically low interest rates. Our mortgage professionals are equipped with leading-edge technology and tools to satisfy even the most challenging situations with confidence and efficiency.

Integrity-Based Mortgage Banking

Academy is respected nationwide for our unwavering commitment to responsible lending practices. We are 100% focused on retail mortgage banking, which provides greater stability and predictability. It is of utmost importance that we protect borrowers and safeguard their financial wellness.

Strength and Stability

While a turbulent housing market and regulatory changes have forced countless mortgage companies to close their doors in recent years, Academy has experienced exponential growth and is now one of the nation’s largest independent mortgage lenders. Our company has over 150 branch offices, employs more than 1,500 people, and is licensed to process loans in 46 states.

Where It Began

Founded in 1988, Academy Mortgage is one of the nation’s largest and most respected independent mortgage lenders.

Academy's mission is to be 1st CHOICE in delivering the dream of sustainable homeownership by inspiring hope and building prosperity in the lives of our Employees, Builders, Realtors, and the communities we serve. To accomplish this goal, we continue to do what we do best:

  • We are 100% focused on retail mortgage banking.
  • We deliver exceptional mortgage service.
  • We are committed to responsible lending practices.
  • We hire and retain the industry’s best mortgage professionals.
  • We provide market-leading mortgage solutions and tools.

Unlike banks and mortgage lenders that consolidate operations and service offsite, Academy has the distinct advantage of being a direct lender, which means all loan processing, underwriting, closings, and funding are handled at our local branch offices. Our branch offices have the tools and resources in-house to expedite these processes, resulting in our proven track record of closing loans as quickly and efficiently as possible.

Our company is recognized nationwide for our unwavering commitment to responsible lending, especially in today’s rapidly changing economy. We are a top-tier lender for purchase, FHA, resale, and builder loans.

Academy soars ahead of the industry by continuously delivering the Gold Standard in customer service. Our Loan Officers are easy to access and provide timely response, clear communication, and absolute follow-through. Our long tradition of customer satisfaction with our Realtor, Builder, and other Partners is affirmed year-after-year in our quarterly Partner Satisfaction Surveys.

Academy is headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah; has over 200 branch offices across the country; and is licensed to originate loans in 47 states and the District of Columbia.

Please contact us to see how we can help you achieve successful homeownership.