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Academy 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.See How
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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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¡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.
30 Years of Service
Jun 1, 2018
Founded in 1988, we have successfully navigated through all the housing and lending market fluctuations over the past three decades by providing FANonemal service, customized loan solutions, and an unwavering commitment to responsible lending practices.
Home Inspection Checklist
Jun 1, 2018
Property inspectors do a great job on home inspections (discuss the process with your real estate agent). However, it is always a good idea to check as many things as possible on your own.
Academy Corps' Inaugural Service Expedition Leaves Lasting Impact in Ecuador
May 26, 2018
A group of 40 Academy Expeditioners recently returned from our inaugural trip to Ecuador, where they spent a week laboring on the construction of a local vocational school that will eventually serve 70 small...