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Best Mortgage Company North-Raleigh

Best Mortgage Company North-Raleigh

Best Mortgage Company North-Raleigh

Best Mortgage Company North-Raleigh

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Brian Grubbs
President MLO Raleigh Mortgage Group, IncNMLS# 69586

Meet our owner, Brian! His shining career took off in 1997 after his graduation from NCSU. He quickly found himself working as a Mortgage Loan Officer until May of 2001 when he fulfilled his dreams of opening his very own mortgage company. Brian grew up in a small textile town in South Carolina where he learned the value of hard work from his parents who both worked outside of the home. Brian is proud to be one of the top Mortgage Brokers in the state and his leadership is what has sustained his business through the mortgage crisis and allowed his business to grow and thrive while others closed operations. He is an active board member for several other local businesses where he can share his wisdom to help other local businesses grow. Brian is married to his beautiful wife Ann and has two amazing daughters. Abby and Lily.

With 24+ years of mortgage experience and relationships with some of the world’s largest wholesale and portfolio lenders, Brian helps his customers obtain the most competitive interest rates and closing costs available while providing solutions to overcome nearly any situation that might be introduced to a transaction. Brian always puts his customers first; he can shop among his 15+ lenders for you & warmly welcomes an opportunity to speak with you personally about your mortgage needs!

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Stephen Waller
Mortgage Loan Officer Raleigh Mortgage Group, Inc.NMLS# 2507619

Stephen Waller joined Raleigh Mortgage Group with over 20 years’ experience in the Real Estate Industry. After graduating from North Carolina State University Stephen built a local real estate appraisal company with over 2 billion in valuations over his career. This has given him a unique perspective on the real estate market. This experience and versatility allow him to provide a high degree of service and knowledge to provide his customers the best solutions possible.

Stephen lives in North Raleigh with his lovely wife Nikki and their daughter Quinn. When not spending time with family he enjoys water sports, golf, and spending time
with friends.

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Ann Grubbs
Director of Operations Raleigh Mortgage Group Inc.

Ann is the Director of Operations at Raleigh Mortgage Group. Ann is Brian’s wife and together they are looking to expand Raleigh Mortgage Group into a company that is known around the Raleigh area.

After 8 years of being a stay-at-home mother, Ann has decided to jump back into her career full force providing support to her husband and assisting him with the day-to-day and overall operations of Raleigh Mortgage Group.

Ann graduated in 1998 from Meredith College with a Biology major. Prior to joining the team at Raleigh Mortgage Group, Ann was the project manager for Almac Sciences and managed drug trials for multiple countries world wide.

Ann is an active member with the Raleigh Chamber of Commerce, Raleigh Regional Association of Realtors and the community.

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Virginia Jernigan
Loan Partner Raleigh Mortgage Group Inc.NMLS# 2318713

Virginia is an Administrative Assistant with RMG and has been with our company since September 2020. Virginia grew up in Clayton, North Carolina and attended East Carolina University where she earned a bachelors in Exercise Physiology in 2018. Virginia has 13 years of competitive cheerleading experience and was a collegiate cheerleader for East Carolina University all 4 years! After college, Virginia jumped straight into the fitness industry and worked as an Exercise Physiologist and Group Fitness Instructor. Her mother has worked in the mortgage industry ever since she can remember which sparked an interest in her to make a career change. She currently lives in Raleigh with her boyfriend and in her spare time enjoys being outside with her puppy and will never turn down a trip to the coast! Virginia is outgoing, full of energy and hardworking. She is an amazing asset to our team!

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Katie Schmitz
Mortgage Loan Officer Raleigh Mortgage Group Inc.NMLS# 2018694

Katie’s Bio- Katie was born and raised right here in Raleigh, North Carolina. After Graduating from East Carolina University with a degree in business Management, she knew that she wanted to go back home and make an impact on her community. After joining the mortgage industry in 2019, she quickly realized that this was where she was meant to be. Her educational and innovative approach to lending has proved to be successful time and time again in securing stress free and on time financing for her clients. In Katies spare time she enjoys spending time with friends and visiting Lake Gaston.

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Jesse Denick
Loan Partner Raleigh Mortgage Group Inc.

Bio: Jesse Denick joined Raleigh Mortgage Group with over 4 years of experience within the Mortgage Industry. Jesse grew up around the Great Lakes and earned his bachelor’s degree in Exercise Physiology in 2013 from Bowling Green State University. After college, Jesse worked as a Strength and Conditioning Coach and worked in several positions within the fitness industry while also obtaining his master’s in business administration from Cleveland State University.

He joined the mortgage industry after purchasing his first home. Fueled by his interest in finance and passion for helping others, he quickly found it was the perfect career path for him. Within his time in the mortgage industry, Jesse has helped hundreds of people buy and refinance.

Jesse currently resides in Chapel Hill with his lovely wife Marie and their daughter, Brexley. In Jesse’s free time, he loves hockey and golf, rooting for the Tar Heels, and traveling to Sanibel Island.

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Carla Fielder
Mortgage Loan Processor Raleigh Mortgage Group, Inc.

Bio: Carla is new to North Carolina but not new to the mortgage industry. With 25+ years of processing experience, she brings a vast knowledge of guidelines and loan programs to our company. She enjoys working directly with the borrowers and agents to ensure the borrower reaches the finish line and achieves the “American Dream” of homeownership. The process never gets old since every borrower and every property are unique and different. Carla is originally from Minnesota. She is thankful to be far away from the sub-zero temps and the frequent blizzards. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her husband of 16 years and her 3 grown daughters, 2 of which moved down from Minnesota with her. All 3 of her daughters got engaged in 2023 so 2024 will be full of wedding celebrations and then on to the grandbabies!!!

Raleigh Mortgage Group, Inc is a locally owned and operated Mortgage Broker since 2001. In our over 2 decades, we have learned exactly what matters to you.  Our mission is to create the highest level of satisfaction for you by providing the BEST combination of low rate and low closing cost. We will guide you through the home loan process and offer you options so that you can confidently select the best mortgage that is right for you. We offer honest answers, and you can be confident that our approval will close and close on time. We care about you and your experience and our team will provide you with a 5 star mortgage experience every time. We offer cutting edge technology so that you can E-Sign your loan documents and a secure portal to securely share your confidential information to increase your safety and improve our efficiency. We know what our competition is doing, and we are doing it better.  Call 919-866-0212 to get started or you can Request a Quick Quote or Complete a Full Application Online.  Let us show you why we were awarded “Raleigh’s Best Mortgage Company” by the News & Observer for 2022, “The Best of the Best” Mortgage Company award, “Best Mortgage Broker in Raleigh” by Expertise for 2022 along with “Top Loan Officer” and “Top 1% in North Carolina” by UWM in 2022.  We look forward to working with you!Raleigh Mortgage Group, Inc is a locally owned and operated Mortgage Broker since 2001.In our over 2 decades, we have learned exactly what matters to you.  Our mission is to create the highest level of satisfaction for you by providing the BEST combination of low rate and low closing cost. We will guide you through the home loan process and offer you options so that you can confidently select the best mortgage that is right for you. We offer honest answers, and you can be confident that our approval will close and close on time. We care about you and your experience and our team will provide you with a 5 star mortgage experience every time.We offer cutting edge technology so that you can E-Sign your loan documents and a secure portal to securely share your confidential information to increase your safety and improve our efficiency. We know what our competition is doing, and we are doing it better.  Call 919-866-0212 to get started or you can Request a Quick Quote or Complete a Full Application Online.  Let us show you why we were awarded “Raleigh’s Best Mortgage Company” by the News & Observer for 2022, “The Best of the Best” Mortgage Company award, “Best Mortgage Broker in Raleigh” by Expertise for 2022 along with “Top Loan Officer” and “Top 1% in North Carolina” by UWM in 2022.  We look forward to working with you! ou can Request a Quick Quote or Complete a Full Application Online.