About Fairway’s First Team Home Refinance & Mortgage Lenders


Hands Down the Best Mortgage Lenders in Oregon & Washington

At Fairway, our Core Values define who we are and what we strive to accomplish everyday—on behalf of our customers and employees. Our objective, in addition to providing excellent service to the customer, is to provide an atmosphere in which each branch can make the “Fairway experience” be exactly what it needs to be for themselves and their families. Fairway provides and will continue to provide the systems and the culture that enable each of our branches and salespeople to grow in the residential mortgage finance industry.


Fairway is the 6 largest retail lender in the country YTD as of 7/31/14 and ranked 15th last year. Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation is committed to growth. Founded in 1996, Fairway now employs over 500 sales professionals in 150 branches nationwide and has over 1,500 employees. Just 5 years after opening its doors, Fairway reached the $1 billion funded mark. With a strong focus on purchase business, we continue to grow each year, funding $6 billion in 2012.

Here is a brief history of our volume:

2014 Volume -$2.84 Billion (YTD as of 07/31/14)
2013 Volume -$5.53 Billion (YTD as of 12/31/13)
2012 Volume -$6.00 Billion
2011 Volume -$3.60 Billion
2010 Volume- $3.94 Billion
2009 Volume- $3.35 Billion
2008 Volume -$1.97 Billion
2007 Volume -$1.62 Billion
2006 Volume -$1.60 Billion
2005 Volume- $1.60 Billion
2004 Volume- $1.22 Billion
2003 Volume- $1.50 Billion
2002 Volume- $1.20 Billion
2001 Volume- $1.00 Billion


What makes us special and what is our DNA? How is the company structured?

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