What the Realtor Settlement Means for Homebuyers and Sellers 

What the Realtor Settlement Means for Homebuyers and Sellers 

In a landmark decision this past March, the National Association of Realtors® (NAR) agreed to settle a class action lawsuit known as the Sitzer-Burnett case. This settlement has far-reaching implications for the real estate industry and is especially important for…
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First Heritage Mortgage Opens New Branch in Dunkirk, Maryland 

DUNKIRK, Md. – First Heritage Mortgage (FHM) has opened a new branch in Dunkirk, Maryland. The new Dunkirk branch (Branch NMLS ID #2609784) is located at 3240 Ferry Landing Road, Suite 2, Dunkirk, MD 20754.  FHM has an expansive footprint…
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First Heritage Mortgage Announces Steven Lagana as President

FHM has brought on Steven Lagana as President, expanding its executive team to prepare for growth and expansion into new markets. FAIRFAX, Va. – First Heritage Mortgage (FHM) announced today that it has hired Steven Lagana as President. As the…
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HousingWire Names Erica Goodwin a 2024 Marketing Leader 

HousingWire announced their 2024 Marketing Leaders honorees today, selecting Erica Goodwin, SVP of Marketing at First Heritage Mortgage, for this top recognition.  FAIRFAX, Virginia & DALLAS, Texas – Today, HousingWire announced its annual list of Marketing Leaders. The recipients of this…
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First Heritage Mortgage in Top 50 Mortgage Companies for 2023 

Mortgage Executive Magazine named FHM a top mortgage company in America based on loan volume.  FAIRFAX, Va. – First Heritage Mortgage (FHM) has been recognized as a Top 50 Mortgage Company in the U.S. for 2023 by Mortgage Executive Magazine.…
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First Heritage Mortgage Opens New Branch in Alexandria, Virginia 

ALEXANDRIA, Va. – First Heritage Mortgage (FHM) has opened a new branch in Alexandria, Virginia. The new Alexandria location (Branch NMLS ID #2587989) is situated in Old Town, with an address of 510 King St., Ste. 424, Alexandria, VA, 22314.  FHM…
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When is the Right Time to Refinance Your Mortgage?

When mortgage interest rates come down, many homeowners start to wonder if it makes sense for them to refinance. Your mortgage is most likely your largest debt as a homeowner, and the interest rate you pay significantly impacts your monthly…
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How to Buy a House in a Competitive Market

Buying a house is a significant life milestone, but it can feel like an impossible dream in today’s competitive housing market. Low inventory and high demand often means multiple offers, and bidding wars are frustratingly common. Getting into your very…
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First Heritage Mortgage Grows Team at a Record Pace 

FHM has welcomed 23 loan officers to the team so far this year.  FAIRFAX, Va. – First Heritage Mortgage (FHM) onboarded 23 new loan officers across the company since the beginning of the year, representing an over 20% increase in…
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Columbia Loan Officers Recognized as 2023 REGAL Award Winners 

COLUMBIA, S.C. – The Sales & Marketing Council (SMC) of Greater Columbia Building Industry Association (BIA) of Central South Carolina presented their 35th annual REGAL Awards Gala on Saturday, Feb. 24, 2024, at the Double Tree by Hilton hotel.  The…
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