Wellborn Price is a licensed mortgage advisor in Atlanta, Georgia and a mortgage expert you know and trust. We would love for you to get to know him even better. He is a native Atlantan and enjoys golf, duck hunting and attending sports events. His favorite hobby, though, is spending time with his wife and four children. His favorite team is the Georgia Bulldogs. Go Dawgs! When it comes to music, he prefers anything from the 80s era. He has been in the real estate and mortgage industries for 18 years. Prior to the mortgage business, he worked in the flooring...

Bonnie Barnes, branch manager in Wilson, North Carolina, is a mortgage expert you know and trust. We would love for you to get to know her even better. When she isn’t busy helping homebuyers achieve the dream of homeownership, she loves spending time with family, gardening, reading and painting. She has a daughter, grandchildren, and her rescue dog Charlie. Charlie the rescue dog provides an excellent exercise regimen for Bonnie and her husband. He keeps them busy but he is definitely loved! She is an Angel Oak Home Loans top producer, President’s Club winner, and ranked on Scotsman Guide’s National Top...

Is it possible to buy or sell a home during the COVID-19 crisis? It may be possible, but it is much different than just a short while ago. If you are in good financial standing and must sell or buy it is possible. The most important thing to understand is that laws and guidelines vary from state to state. With this in mind, it is crucial that you talk to a lender. A trusted lender can let you know what the real estate market looks like in your area and the types of mortgage loan products available now. Explain your...

JP Meglio is a Branch Manager and the #1 volume originator nationwide at Angel Oak Home Loans in 2019. You know him as a trusted resource and expert in the industry. We would like for you to get to know him even better! JP brings 17 years of expertise in the home lending industry. He is a trained chef to the stars in Hollywood and graduated from the Culinary Institute of America in New York in 1993. He left the hospitality business in 2003 and has had a successful career in lending ever since. He grew up living in Los Angeles and...

Donnie Walton is one of our experts at Angel Oak Home Loans committed to serving borrowers and supporting Realtors. We would like for you to get to know him even better! Donnie is a top producer, 2019 President’s Club Winner and serves as our licensed branch manager in McKinney, Texas. He is a veteran who proudly served our country in the U.S Army. He entered the mortgage industry in 2007 and also worked as an engineer. Donnie attributes much of his success as a mortgage originator to his diverse background which has given him the skills to effectively communicate with each...

We know that the closer we get to the holidays there will be a lull in real estate business. That doesn’t mean that property buyers aren’t still out there, they might just wait until Q1 to move forward with buying. Encourage them to take some time to do a little research on what they need to have ready. Winter can be a great time to buy with less competition and maybe better deals. Count on us to be a great resource for you! We have an excellent online learning center with mortgage checklists, credit tips, valuable information for first time homebuyers,...

The holidays are around the corner but there is still plenty of time for your clients to achieve the home of their dreams. With rates still low the market is ideal to get more home for the money. We have an excellent Jumbo program for those buyers wanting homes that exceed the conforming limit to qualify for a conventional loan. This program can help you sell more higher priced homes and end the year strong. Tell your buyers that you have the perfect lender who might be able to help them put a wreath on a beautiful new front door...

This Halloween we only want you to be scared of how much candy you might have to buy. The lending process for your buyers? Not scary at all when you work with us. This year has been a treat for us for sure. We have set records in non-QM volume each quarter, enhanced our programs and furthered our commitment to impeccable customer service. All of this so that you can sell more homes! Here’s a quick recap of the highlights: Business Bank Statement – self-employed borrowers can own as little as 50% of the business Investor Cash Flow – dropped the add-on...

Simple, Seamless, Fast and Efficient – Exactly what your self-employed buyer needs to buy a home! Our Bank Statement program is one of our most utilized loan solutions for self-employed people wanting to purchase a home. Self-employed people can sometimes have a challenge when it comes to getting qualified for a home loan due to tax write-offs. Bank statement loans help them get it done and closed! We do a lot of these loans and have made many improvements to make it faster and easier. Buyers can own as little as 25% of the business for personal or 50% for business...

Our traditional loans and innovative portfolio suite of products help make qualifying buyers with diverse mortgage needs easier. The fact that mortgage rates fell for most of the year and continue to do so into Q4 make for an ideal situation in the market. This is great news for you and your homebuyer! Current stats indicate a thriving housing market: 5.49 million existing home sales at an annual rate and an increase of 1.3% in August according to the National Board of Realtors. This growth is forecasted through Q4 2019 and Q1 2020. 3.5% average decline in rates for a 30-year...