Chris Reickard

Branch Manager, Producing
NMLS # 459164
State Lic MO #3183-MLO, KS #LO.0035360

It’s all about service at Academy Mortgage, and our company has been meeting the needs of homebuyers across the United States since 1988. I joined Academy because of its strong reputation for integrity—based mortgage lending, its unwavering commitment to responsible lending practices, and for its broad portfolio of mortgage solutions and tools.

Since joining Academy, I have helped many individuals and families attain the dream of homeownership. Whether you want to buy a new home or refinance an existing mortgage, I will provide a customized solution for you at competitive rates. No brokering, no middleman, no hassle, no surprises.

Academy is a direct lender, which means that my Branch and Regional Offices are equipped to complete the entire loan process in—house—all loan processing, underwriting, closings, and funding are handled locally. As a result, we have a proven track record of closing loans as quickly and efficiently as possible

I will be in control of your loan file from start to finish, and I will be up—to—date on the status of your loan at all times. I understand the importance of maintaining continuous communication throughout the loan process and commit to providing you accurate, timely, and honest mortgage advice.

I invite you to put us to the test. Let me show you how simple and easy securing a mortgage can be.

Home Mortgage Tools


How much will my fixed rate mortgage payment be?

This calculator computes the payments (principal and interest), based on home price, down payment, and other factors.


How much mortgage might I qualify for?

This calculator computes the finance amount, based on income, expenses, credit rating, and other factors.


How much home can I afford?

This calculator computes the most expensive house you can buy, based on the highest payment you can afford.


How much will I save by increasing my mortgage payment?

Increasing your payment will reduce the principal on your mortgage, the total amount of interest you’ll pay, and the number of payments.

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everyone was very professional and helpful

—Thomas James

You guys were very, very helpful and made the process a very smooth one!

—Bo Amos

I worked with Chris and his assistant Cindy. They both were so kind!! I also received emails from a few others that supported this loan process. I am very happy with the support and help everyone provided.

—Pauline Adams

Very helpful, answered all my questions, explained everything. It was a great experience!

—Karla Heitman

Everyone we worked with was polite, and responded to questions or concerns very promptly.

—Jeremy Ethington

I was a first time home buyer and Chris and his team made things as easy as possible for me and were very helpful during the whole process.

—Kailey Bowlin-Kerwin

This was an amazing experience. I couldn't thank Chris for all of his help.

—Jeremy Moore

Chris bent over backwards to make sure I knew where we were at in the process.

—Caleb Oates

CHris was always available and he has an amazing team.

—Cora Stewart

Chris and Cindy are a great team and were there with us every step of the way. Working with Academy Mortgage was an overall great experience. Two thumbs up!

—Patrick Rainville

everyone was very professional and helpful

—Thomas James