About Us

Veteran-Owned & Highly Regarded

WE ARE STRONG

Strong Home Mortgage provides first-rate mortgage services and home finance resources to inform and bolster your position. We are veteran-owned and licensed in 46 U.S. states. Our team of over 100 seasoned professionals is passionate and delivers a modern, transparent, and efficient process. We offer a range of loans (conventional, VA, FHA, Jumbo) plus a Premium Buyers program for today’s competitive market. We look forward to serving you.

How We Operate

Strong Home Mortgage partners with consumer-trusted platforms like Lending Tree and Credit Karma to compete for our mortgage business. We offer a single point-of-contact experience through our loan originators, and we support them with an ever-growing team of processors, underwriters, service ambassadors, and more. We invest in continuing education, lean on technology, and generally make every effort to streamline the loan process for our customers. Strong Home Mortgage believes in responsible lending. We promote financial literacy through curated articles published to our Facebook, LinkedIn, and Google profiles. Our reputation is outstanding, with 5,000+ ratings that range from 4.4 to 4.95 stars across channels like Trustpilot, Zillow, and several others (explore below).

Roger Jones

NMLS # 341989

CEO

Roger Jones is a graduate of Virginia Military Institute

Mr. Jones brings a disciplined approach to financial services. His career began in 1996 with Merrill Lynch. He entered the mortgage industry in 1998 and later joined WestStar Mortgage as President in 2000. He was one of three founding owners of the company. Mr. Jones created the direct-to-consumer and wholesale mortgage divisions from startup and grew the company until acquisition by JG Wentworth in 2015. He remained with the company until his departure in 2016. Jones is now Chief Executive Officer for Strong Home Mortgage.

Mike Peoples served with the U.S. Army 1st Rangers

Mr. Peoples entered the mortgage industry in 2001 with Greater Atlantic Mortgage. He began as a loan officer and later managed the company’s call center. He joined WestStar Mortgage in 2009 where he successfully managed the Consumer Direct division. He was directly responsible for the growth of the division from 10 to 200 mortgage loan originators. The division operated across seven locations and originated $3B in business each year. Peoples departed the company in 2018 to found Strong Home Mortgage.

Mike Peoples

NMLS # 38530

President

Our Promise

We believe that delivering exceptional service begins with people and ends with technology. We lean on technology and automation to create transparency and a simpler process. We strive to provide a unique and efficient loan experience. Our teams provide excellent customer service, with a disciplined manufacturing process. We’re proud recipients of numerous awards for operational excellence and customer satisfaction, but mostly we look forward to the next opportunity to earn a lasting trust.

5,000+ RATINGS

Trustpilot 4.8☆

Zillow 4.9☆

Lending Tree 4.9☆

Credit Karma 5.0☆

Google 4.4☆

Yelp 5.0☆

Glassdoor 5.0☆

Facebook 4.5☆

BBB 4.8☆