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Veteran Owned and Military Minded Founders

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Strong Home Mortgage

Our founders have been providing home financing for a combined 36 years. The team of people assembled to provide your mortgage are seasoned professionals in the industry. Our people have a passion to provide excellent service and sincere advice on your home financing needs.

Roger Jones

NMLS # 341989


Mr. Jones is a graduate of Virginia Military Institute

He brings this disciplined culture into his financial career. His experience as a mortgage lender started with WestStar Mortgage. He was one of three founding owners of the company that began in June of 2000. Mr. Jones created the direct to consumer and wholesale mortgage divisions from startup and grew the company until its acquisition in 2015. He remained at the company as President until his departure in 2016.

Mike Peoples

NMLS # 38530


After serving with the U.S. Army 1st Ranger Battalion

Mr. Peoples entered the mortgage industry. He joined WestStar Mortgage in 2009, and was responsible for management of the Consumer Direct division. Mr. Peoples was directly responsible for the growth of the division from 10 to 200 mortgage loan originators. Under his management, this division operated in a national footprint with seven locations that originated $3 billion per year. Mr. Peoples departed the company in January of 2018 to found Strong Home Mortgage.


We believe that delivering exceptional service to our customers will begin with people and end with technology. Using technology and automation to create transparency and an easy to understand process, we believe Strong Home Mortgage can provide a unique and efficient loan experience. Our teams focus on delivering excellent customer service with a disciplined manufacturing process. Year after year, we received multiple awards for operational excellence and customer satisfaction. We look forward to earning your trust working together for years to come.