How We Measure Success

Academy by the Numbers

While the nation's housing and lending markets slowed in 2019, Academy maintained strong production and volume and delivered the dream of homeownership to more than 35,000 individuals and families across the United States.

But we're not building our business to sell or to become the biggest. We're working toward becoming the best. 

Number of individuals and families nationwide Academy helped achieve homeownership in 2019—our true measure of success

$9.309 billion
Total loan volume in 2019


Number of branches nationwide

Number of employees nationwide

Academy Accolades

zillow-no1-rated-225pxAcademy has more than 20,000 reviews and a 5-star rating, making us the #1 rated lender on Zillow.
glassdoor-people-love-working-here-225px Academy ranks #18 on Glassdoor’s prestigious list of the Best Places to Work in 2018, which includes household names like Facebook, Bain & Company, In-N-Out Burger, and Google. Academy is the only home loan lender on the list of 100. Our overall rating, based entirely on voluntary employee input, is 4.5 out of 5, with more than 350 reviews.
Academy has also been recognized by these industry leaders: