Company expands to better serve homebuyer needs in the Triangle area

First Heritage Mortgage, LLC (FHM) has announced the opening of a new branch in Cary, NC. The Cary office is located at 1140 Kildaire Farm Road, Suite 104, Cary, NC 27511. The new location opens in response to continued economic growth and evolving housing needs in Raleigh-Durham and the surrounding markets.

The Cary office (Branch NMLS ID #1872098) is FHM’s third location to open in the Triangle region within the past five years, joining the company’s Raleigh office, opened in 2014, and a branch in Wake Forest, opened in 2018.

First Heritage Mortgage loan officer Richard Riano

Richard Riano, VP & Branch Manager at First Heritage Mortgage, LLC

The Cary branch is led by vice president and branch manager Richard Riano (NMLS ID #71769), who has been in the mortgage business for more than 20 years.

“With the Triangle consistently ranking as one of the fastest growing areas in the country, we are ecstatic to offer mortgage expertise to a community we deeply care about by partnering with the First Heritage Mortgage family,” says Mr. Riano about the opening of the new branch.


First Heritage Mortgage Loan Officer Sherry Riano

Sherry Riano, Business Development Manager at First Heritage Mortgage, LLC

Also leading the Cary branch is business development manager Sherry Riano (NMLS ID #71774). Ms. Riano brings with her the power of The Sherry Riano Team, a group of mortgage experts long established in the Triangle region.

“Having lived in the Raleigh area for over 30 years, I am honored to continue our team’s growth with First Heritage Mortgage,” says Ms. Riano. “We are dedicated to building lasting relationships with our Triangle area clients and partners for years to come.”


To learn more about the Cary branch, customers and business partners can call 984-228-6246 or email Richard Riano at