First Heritage Mortgage, LLC celebrates its 25th anniversary this week. From humble beginnings to market leader, learn how FHM has grown into a full-fledged retail mortgage lender, working with hundreds of real estate agent partners and dozens of home builders to help more clients than ever realize their dreams of homeownership.
Celebrating 25 Years: The FHM Story
Our 25th Anniversary: Looking Back at 25 Years
Alex Wish, CEO, and Jerry Berry, EVP of Production, share how First Heritage Mortgage got its start, what their most rewarding experiences have been, the obstacles they had to overcome, and what you should know about the next 25 years to come.
Our 25th Anniversary: Focusing on the Present
Bud Wilkinson, EVP of Business & Cultural Development, and Connie Marzin, EVP of Operations, share the greatest strengths they see in the company, how culture is playing a central role in our development, and the most exciting things happening at FHM right now.
Our 25th Anniversary: Looking to the Future
Banks Gatchel, President, and Phil Denfeld, COO, share the exciting developments that will propel FHM into another quarter-century of record-breaking. They cover what’s compelling for the future of the industry, the biggest opportunities for the company, and their vision for FHM in the next 25 years.
FHM: Who We Are
Twenty-five years would not have been possible without the teamwork, commitment, and innovation of our FHM family. Our week-long celebration of remembering how we got here, recognizing this moment, and planning for the future culminates in a collection of what First Heritage Mortgage means to our team.
Read the Press Release
First Heritage Mortgage, LLC celebrates its 25th anniversary today. Tracing its roots to Heritage Funding, which opened its doors in 1996 as the builder lending unit of Stanley Martin Homes. Today, First Heritage Mortgage celebrates a quarter-century of innovation, marketplace expansion, forward-thinking approaches, and staying at the digital forefront of home lending. The company is a leading direct lender, working with hundreds of real estate agent partners and dozens of home builders to help more clients than ever realize their dreams of homeownership.