Academy's Loan Decision Tool

Not sure where to start with finding the right mortgage for you? This easy-to-use tool can help narrow down your search so you can be more prepared to visit with your Loan Officer.

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Academy Mortgage by the Numbers

Academy Mortgage continues to grow at a record-breaking pace, in production and people. But we're not building our business to sell or to become the biggest. We're working toward becoming the BEST.

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Customized Loan Solutions

Academy offers one of the largest product portfolios in the industry. As a result, our teams can originate almost any loan in even the most challenging situations.

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A Company That Cares

Our company culture focused on "families versus files" sets us apart. We care about our employees, we care about serving others, and we care about making dreams come true by getting families into homes.

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Whether you're new to the process or looking for refinance options, let us help you along.

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With more than 250 branches across the country, our teams live and work in your community.

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Your 1st CHOICE Home Loan Lender

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 that we serve.

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Building a School, Building Lifelong Friendships

May 10, 2019

Academy Mortgage offers all employees a unique opportunity two times a year—a chance to participate on a Service Expedition to Ecuador with The Academy Corps.

RATE DROP! 7 Reasons to Refinance Your Home Now

Mar 28, 2019

Interest rates haven’t been this low since January 2018! At the end of March, mortgage rates had the largest one-week drop in 10 years.

DOCTORS AND DENTISTS: Have We Got a Potent Rx for You!

Mar 25, 2019

Our fixed-rate and adjustable-rate Doctor Home Loans provide powerful advantages for both first-time and repeat homebuyers.

¡Arriba, Arriba! Academy Celebrates Top Producers in Los Cabos

Mar 21, 2019

Academy Mortgage’s Sales Conferences provide an opportunity for our top producers—our President’s Club and Executive Club qualifiers—to relax, recharge, and most importantly, reconnect with our team members from across the United States.

How Technology Is Changing the Mortgage Industry

Mar 1, 2019

The landscape of lending and working with a Loan Officer has altered significantly since the Internet became the standard for worldwide communication.

Welcome to Academy: Kristi Pickering, SVP of Process Automation

Feb 19, 2019

Academy Mortgage recently announced that industry veteran Kristi Pickering has joined its team as SVP of Process Automation.

Academy’s Leadership Summit: Not Your Typical Sales Rally

Feb 15, 2019

More than 200 managers from Academy Mortgage scaled Mount Everest in January—in a team-building simulation, that is. With activities like this, it’s easy to see how Academy’s annual Leadership Summit is not your typical sales rally.

Humans Love to Help

Feb 8, 2019

That’s just how we’re hardwired. It’s one thing to land a great job with great pay and benefits—that’s kind of expected. But actually getting paid to give back to your community without having it cut into your vacation time sounds too good to be true, right?

Fed Raises Interest Rates

Jun 13, 2018

Fed raises interest rates and signals two more increases this year. Now is a great time to lock in your mortgage rate before rates increase again.

HomeReady® Income Limits Increase

Jun 1, 2018

HomeReady® income limits will increase in most areas on June 23, 2018! HomeReady® is for low- to moderate-income borrowers, so the increased limits will help more borrowers qualify. Income limits will increase by about 5% in many areas.