Colin Wauchope

Loan Officer
NMLS # 1101426
State Lic DC #MLO1101426, WV #LO-35775, MD #27867, VA #MLO-21899VA


21430 Cedar Drive
Suite 200
Sterling, VA 20164
Direct: (703) 880-1843
Fax number: (571) 322-5754

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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I can’t wait to work with them again. Keep up the Great Job!!

—Maria del Rosario Vallejo

Colin and Kristin were wonderful to work with. Always communicated the status of the loan and very professional and knowledgeable.

—Cheryl Rein

I would recommend Colin to all customers

—Mustafa Sahak

Everyone was great. They were on time, responsive to my questions. Thanks!

—Clifford Stroup

Everyone was great. Colin is very quick and thorough.

—Jorge Mejia-Martinez