Chris Taylor and Taylor Croy teamed up in 2016 with a vision of building the perfect mortgage platform for Loan Officers of all experience and production levels. The goal was to create a model allowing Loan Officers to focus on business development with the support of a dedicated team to handle the loan process from start to finish. The result is TaylorMade Lending powered by Academy Mortgage!
Chris and Taylor both have extensive backgrounds in residential lending. Although their paths were very different, their experiences had common ground. They both built their teams doing what most successful Loan Officers do: working 24/7 and catering to referral partners. As you probably know, this is not a sustainable business model, nor is it favorable for anyone with a family or interests outside of work.
The motivation was to build a model that allows Loan Officers to focus on what’s most important to them:
Heather is an industry professional who describes Academy as a place where “you don’t believe it until you see it, then you know.”
Conventional, Temporary and Permanent Buydowns, DPA, Manufactured Homes, High LTV, Renovation Loans, Non-Traditional Credit, Green Energy, SmartBuy, Reverse Mortgages, VA Loans, VA IRRRL, Jumbo, USDA, Non-QM, High Balance, ADU, HomeReady, HomeStyle, Home Possible, Refi Possible, Extended Lock, FHA 203(h) Disaster, HECM, Non-Agency (Acreage Plus, Second Home, Investment Loans, Medical Professional, First-Time Homebuyer, Bank Statement, ARM Loans), and State Bond Programs.
This list represents some of Academy Mortgage's offerings as of 1/19/2023 and are subject to change.
AMP is your platform that can help you automate relationship management with impactful, top-of-mind drip campaigns; milestone videos for in-process clients; simple, co-branded content; social media integration, and more!
Academy provides an automated tool for lead, borrower, and past-client engagement, and provides contacts with an interactive dashboard of neighborhood real estate statistics, home equity, and various financial possibilities.
Once your loan closes, our testimonial engine goes to work for you. Automatically share past and present reviews to social media, using your dedicated profile to showcase them all in one place.
With tools like My Mortgage, Academy’s web-based 1003, and AMY, our pre-approval bot, you can originate loans from anywhere. This is pivotal in reducing your application to clear-to-close time frame.
Jessie understands the needs of our Loan Officers, and brings answers to the table when you need support in building your business within Academy.
Matt reveals why he chose to bring his top-producing skillset to Academy Mortgage.
Academy Mortgage had the opportunity to serve the Daniels family. See how Academy and other organizations provided this family a life-changing experience.
This award is our company’s highest honor. The recipient best represents the values of integrity, entrepreneurism, professional excellence, and commitment to their community
We create life-changing experiences through lending. Our goal is to Inspire Hope, Deliver Dreams, and Build Prosperity.
Earthquakes devastated the country of Ecuador, and Academy Mortgage came to help. The kind and joyful people we met, even in time of devastation, was an experience to give us all hope.
Academy Mortgage came together to rebuild homes lost in California’s Paradise Fire. It was amazing to see the love and hope that arose in such a dire circumstance. The result was a positive experience we will carry with us.