Financing Your Home

Working with an experienced and knowledgeable mortgage lender is extremely important in the home buying process. Our Signature Sales Team will introduce you to one of our in-house loan officers whom you who can sit with and talk about your unique needs and desires. An early face-to-face meeting can reduce stress and make for a smoother transaction.

Someone in your neighborhood who can explain to you how a VA loan is different from a FHA loan.

Someone who can answer your night-before- settlement calls at 8 p.m.

Someone who won’t try to fit you into a box, but knows your unique situation and can craft a mortgage solution to fit YOUR needs.

The Mortgage Process

  1. Get Prequalified

    Having a pre-qualification letter in hand before you begin shopping for a home shows sellers that you’re serious about making an offer and ensures that you’re on target to qualify for a mortgage on your home of choice.

  2. Find the Perfect House

    You’ve already begun your search online—likely, for several months. Now, it’s time to choose a CENTURY 21 New Millennium REALTOR® with whom to tour homes, write a competitive offer and leverage your pre-approval to get you to a ratified contract.

  3. Search Homes

    Select the Financing Product
    Our First County Mortgage loan officers will work with you to find the best customized solution that fits your needs.

  4. Apply for the Loan and Collaborate during Processing

    Assuming you’ve already completed the prequalification process, your loan officer will update and submit your official loan application. You may need to submit additional documents or meet additional criteria during this stage.

  5. Prepare for Closing

    Together, our First County Mortgage loan officer and our CENTURY 21 New Millennium agent will collaborate with you to ensure that your closing process is seamless. From underwriting to appraisals, we’ll keep the entire process local and get you to the closing table on time.

  6. Move Into Your New Home

    Congratulations, you’ve made it to closing! We’ll be by your side to navigate you through the paperwork and complete a successful transaction.

Why Choose First County Mortgage

First County, First in Class

At First County Mortgage, we are dedicated to providing you with top-notch service and ensuring that your transaction is as seamless and hassle-free as possible. Our loan officers average 23 years in the business, and do an average of 62 transactions a year. This means that our loan officers have the experience to guide you throughout the whole mortgage process, and can help you navigate around the pitfalls or roadblocks along the way.

Together we’re better

Our First County Mortgage loan officers sit in the same offices as our agents. No need to introduce your agent to your loan officer, or even to your settlement officer (yes, we do that, too!). You always have the option to select your own lender or title company, but our cohesive team is ready to partner with you from the moment you decide you want to buy to the moment you walk into your new home for the first time—and beyond.

Crafting Custom Solutions

We know that every home purchase is unique. We understand the complexities of different financial situations and the nuances of our market. Our loan officers focus on building a relationship with you first so we can customize a solution that best fits your situation and the home you’re buying. We won’t force you to choose from a narrow set of pre-determined options—we’ll find a custom solution that conforms to your needs.

First County Mortgage vs. Online Lenders

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