Strong history. Bold future.

Confidently investing in the latest technology, we continue to hone the craft of delivering a simple, mortgage experience. While others watch the future unfold before their eyes, we are forging a bold future for ourselves and those we serve.

Welcome to Stearns Lending, LLC

The cornerstone of the American Dream is having a place to call our own. While many of us share the same dream, there are many paths to achieving homeownership. Glenn Stearns knows this all too well.

After growing up in a low-income Washington, DC, suburb, Mr. Stearns set out In pursuit of his own American Dream by founding Stearns Lending. Since its inception in 1989, this privately-owned company has become widely respected as a leading lender, providing opportunities to homebuyers and employees alike.

As a well-capitalized, national company, with exceedingly supportive stockholders, the Stearns team is able to consistently deliver high-quality products, superior support and innovative tech tools for our customers and business partners.

All The Right Pieces

As an organization, we are committed to delivering the dream of homeownership for as many people as possible, while also creating a company culture that fosters exciting career opportunities.

  • An "I Can Help You" culture that resonates at all levels.
  • Strategic partnerships and joint ventures that leverage and solidify our foundation.
  • A broad product mix that serves borrowers ranging from first-time homebuyers to those needing Jumbo loans.
  • An unquenchable thirst for excellence in all we do.
Stearns Lending is built upon a strong past and an exciting future of making the American Dream come true for millions of Americans. We look forward to being a part of your American Dream!


In times of a rapidly-changing mortgage environment, it's critical to work with a lender that has your back. Backed by 30 years of mortgage experience—and a solid financial position—Stearns Lending is a stable home financing partner. In addition to our experience and strength, we are proud of our "I Can Help You!" culture and commitment to innovation. We also offer a diversified loan production platform that includes a national distribution network, giving Stearns an extensive lending presence. With 30 years under our belt, we are just getting started. Join us on this journey.



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