Cornerstones of Success

When it comes to helping individuals and families achieve successful homeownership, Academy is 1st CHOICE. For over 30 years, we have delivered exceptional mortgage service, in-house loan fulfillment, a broad portfolio of products and tools, and integrity-based mortgage banking.

Garrett Hansen

Loan Officer
NMLS # 1284340
State Lic ID #MLO-17822, UT #9478977
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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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—Taylor Smith

Garrett was exceptional at keeping me up to date and on top of things to get through the process.

—Russell Lyon

Garret Hansen was wonderful to work with. So kind and always making us feel like we were in good hands. Couldn't have asked for a better loan officer.

—Kylee Forbes

"Garrett was incredible. He was always in touch with updates and made sure everything went smoothly. He coordinated with our realtor to keep things moving. We are very happy we decided to work with Garrett on our home loan. Bahut Accha Aadmi."

—Braden Hawks

I really enjoyed my experience here at Academy, they were very understanding of my work schedule, and always kept me in the loop with what was going on with my loan process. If I ever had questions or concerns they were quick to find the answers, and even helped me find a grant to help pay for my home.

—Jessica Clark


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