Mortgage Reviews

Want to know more about what a particular mortgage company offers and if they’ve got what you’re looking for? Check out my in-depth review posts that highlight the pros, cons, and everything in between of some the newest and oldest mortgage companies around.

Sierra Pacific Mortgage Review: Serving Homeowners for More Than 30 Years

Sierra Pacific Mortgage Review: Serving Homeowners for More Than 30 Years
September 24, 2020 No Comments »

One of the older and more established mortgage brands out there is Sierra Pacific Mortgage, which has been around for more than 30 years. That’s a lifetime in the mortgage industry, which has lots of young debutants looking to shake ... Read More »

Cardinal Financial Mortgage Review: A High-Octane Mortgage Lender

Cardinal Financial Mortgage Review: A High-Octane Mortgage Lender
September 15, 2020 No Comments »

One of the “most senior lenders in the industry,” in their own words, is Charlotte, North Carolina-based Cardinal Financial. The retail mortgage lender has been around since 1987, truly making them one of the veterans in the mortgage space. After ... Read More »

Citywide Home Loans Review: A Major Mortgage Player in Utah

Citywide Home Loans Review: A Major Mortgage Player in Utah
September 14, 2020 No Comments »

Today we’ll take a good look at Citywide Home Loans, a Utah-based direct-to-consumer mortgage lender whose motto is “Your Mortgage Matters.” Aside from your home loan mattering, they also say they “don’t take any loans for granted,” meaning customer service ... Read More »

NOVA Home Loans Review: Arizona’s Mortgage Lender

NOVA Home Loans Review: Arizona’s Mortgage Lender
September 9, 2020 No Comments »

If you reside in Arizona, there’s a really good chance you’ve driven by a billboard advertising NOVA Home Loans. I don’t even live in Arizona but always see their advertisements when visiting. The direct-to-consumer mortgage lender has a huge presence ... Read More »

Cherry Creek Mortgage Review: FasTrac Your Loan Approval

Cherry Creek Mortgage Review: FasTrac Your Loan Approval
September 2, 2020 No Comments »

If you live in Colorado or surrounding states, there’s a good chance you’ve heard of Cherry Creek Mortgage Company. The retail mortgage lender is headquartered in Greenwood Village, Colorado, and does nearly half its total loan volume in the Centennial ... Read More »

CMG Financial Mortgage Review: Is Their All In One Loan for You?

CMG Financial Mortgage Review: Is Their All In One Loan for You?
August 26, 2020 No Comments »

CMG Financial isn’t new to the mortgage industry, having been around since 1993. That makes them a veritable veteran in the home loan space, as many of today’s top mortgage lenders have only been around since the 2000s. Of course, ... Read More »

U.S. Bank Mortgage Review: Is Their Smart Refinance a Wise Choice?

U.S. Bank Mortgage Review: Is Their Smart Refinance a Wise Choice?
August 24, 2020 No Comments »

While there are thousands of mortgage companies nationwide, only a select few land in the top 10. Today, we’ll examine U.S. Bank Mortgage, which ranked 9th in 2019 for total home loan origination volume. Being a very large depository institution, ... Read More »

Prosperity Home Mortgage Review: A Berkshire Hathaway Backed Mortgage Lender

Prosperity Home Mortgage Review: A Berkshire Hathaway Backed Mortgage Lender
August 10, 2020 No Comments »

Prosperity Home Mortgage based out of Chantilly, Virginia originally got started in the Carolinas back in 2006. While that was probably the last good year for the mortgage industry before the Great Recession, the independent mortgage banker was able to ... Read More »

Cornerstone Home Lending Review: Doing Mortgages Since the 1980s

Cornerstone Home Lending Review: Doing Mortgages Since the 1980s
July 30, 2020 No Comments »

While there are a lot of new faces and startups in the mortgage industry, few companies have stood the test of time, especially with the Great Recession rearing its ugly head in the early 2000s. But one mortgage company, Houston, ... Read More »

Homespire Mortgage Review: Now Waiving Lender Fees for Healthcare Workers

Homespire Mortgage Review: Now Waiving Lender Fees for Healthcare Workers
July 29, 2020 No Comments »

Today we’ll learn more about Homespire Mortgage, which has made the Inc. 5000’s List of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies for the past three years in a row. They are a rapidly expanding direct-to-consumer mortgage lender based out of Gaithersburg, Maryland ... Read More »