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Serving Maryland, DC, VA, PA, DE, FL and NJ 
for your mortgage needs.
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for your mortgage needs.
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Craig Strent, CRMS, CMPS

CEO
P. 301-610-5480
F. 301-610-5479

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NMLS ID #6342

Apex Home Loans, Inc
3204 Tower Oaks Boulevard # 400
Rockville, MD 20852  

 

 

 

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Craig's Team

Mortgage Planner
Amy Smith | email
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Direct Dial:301-610-5635
Direct Fax:301-610-5636

Craig Strent has been originating mortgages since 1994 and co-founded Apex Home Loans in 1998. He received a BSBA from the American University's Kogod School of Business Administration. For the past 10 years, Craig has been recognized by industry publications as one of the "Top 200 Loan Originators" in America.

Craig is among the 1% of mortgage bankers nationwide to earn both the Certified Residential Mortgage Specialist designation as well as the Certified Mortgage Planning Specialist designation. Craig has particular expertise in working with clients going through separation and divorce and has gone through both Mediation and Collaborative training.

As a result of his expertise across multiple disciplines, Craig is often turned to by both the local and national media for commentary on the mortgage and housing markets. He has appeared numerous times on CNBC as well as on the NBC Nightly News, News Channel 8, and the Fox Morning News. In the past, Craig's articles have appeared in several publications, including a feature opinion piece in the Washington Business Journal on home buying.

Craig is a member of the Greater Washington Board of Trade, where he has served on the Board of Directors, co-chaired the Membership Committee, coordinated the organization's Ambassador Network, and has been recognized as "Ambassador of the Year" and "Most Engaged Small Business Person." Craig is a graduate of Leadership Greater Washington, currently sits on the Board of Directors, and recently completed his tenure as Membership Chair. He is also a member of the Economic Club of Washington, DC and was honored by the Washington Business Journal as one of their 40 under 40, signifying his inclusion among the area's emerging business leaders.

Craig is an avid roller hockey player, recently ran the Army & Cherry Blossom Ten Miler’s for the first time, and enjoys history and travel. He lives in Bethesda, MD with his wife Amy and sons Sammy & Ollie.

 

 

 

 

Craig Strent, CRMS, CMPS

CEO
P. 301-610-5480
F. 301-610-5479

email
NMLS ID #6342

Apex Home Loans, Inc
3204 Tower Oaks Boulevard # 400
Rockville, MD 20852  

 

 

 

Stay Connected

facebook linkedin 
blogger twitter youtube

 

Craig's Team

Mortgage Planner
Amy Smith | email
Website Page
Direct Dial:301-610-5635
Direct Fax:301-610-5636

Craig Strent has been originating mortgages since 1994 and co-founded Apex Home Loans in 1998. He received a BSBA from the American University's Kogod School of Business Administration. For the past 10 years, Craig has been recognized by industry publications as one of the "Top 200 Loan Originators" in America.

Craig is among the 1% of mortgage bankers nationwide to earn both the Certified Residential Mortgage Specialist designation as well as the Certified Mortgage Planning Specialist designation. Craig has particular expertise in working with clients going through separation and divorce and has gone through both Mediation and Collaborative training.

As a result of his expertise across multiple disciplines, Craig is often turned to by both the local and national media for commentary on the mortgage and housing markets. He has appeared numerous times on CNBC as well as on the NBC Nightly News, News Channel 8, and the Fox Morning News. In the past, Craig's articles have appeared in several publications, including a feature opinion piece in the Washington Business Journal on home buying.

Craig is a member of the Greater Washington Board of Trade, where he has served on the Board of Directors, co-chaired the Membership Committee, coordinated the organization's Ambassador Network, and has been recognized as "Ambassador of the Year" and "Most Engaged Small Business Person." Craig is a graduate of Leadership Greater Washington, currently sits on the Board of Directors, and recently completed his tenure as Membership Chair. He is also a member of the Economic Club of Washington, DC and was honored by the Washington Business Journal as one of their 40 under 40, signifying his inclusion among the area's emerging business leaders.

Craig is an avid roller hockey player, recently ran the Army & Cherry Blossom Ten Miler’s for the first time, and enjoys history and travel. He lives in Bethesda, MD with his wife Amy and sons Sammy & Ollie.

 

 

 

 

Craig Strent Testimonials

"Craig and his team have been very patient, matter-of-fact and straightforward. No spin, no sales, just facts and service."

Steve & Carol C.
Alexandria, VA


"We appreciated Craig taking time to explain the options and give us knowledgeable advice. Not understanding all the options, the insight was very valuable. Having the closing appointment at our home was such a relief. Overall, what a great experience dealing with Apex -Thank You!"

Mark and Linda M.
Alexandria, VA

"We were completely satisfied with Apex-so much so that we returned for a refinance years later. We value a lender that cares to give back through local charities. Keep it up!"

Mike G.
Fairfax, VA

"As has been in the past, Apex Home Loans & Craig Strent made my refinance experience smooth & professional."

Joel H.
Brookeville, MD

"I wish everyone was as competent and professional to deal with."

Joseph L.
Alexandria, VA

"The whole process was transparent and easy to comprehend. Craig was available to explain complex concepts when they arose."

Michael L.
Potomac, MD

"Customer service is a dying art unfortunately, but your team were so on it. No drama, questions answered right away. We would have no problem recommending you to others in the market."

Mark M.
Glen Echo, MD


Craig Strent In The News

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Media Professionals

 

 

December 18, 2013:

Craig responds to the Fed’s announcement on tapering on CNBC PBS’ Nightly Business Report.

 

December 12, 2013

Craig quoted regarding HELOC adjustments coming due in the future

 

December 3, 2013

Craig quoted on CNBC with Diana Olick regarding rising mortgage rates

 

October 1, 2013

Craig quoted on the government shutdown in the Washington Business Journal.

 

 

 

 

October 1, 2013

Craig quoted on the government shutdown on CNBC.

 

 

August 9, 2013:

Craig quoted on Mortgage Rates on CNBC.

 

 

 

August 6, 2013:

Craig on Home Values on NECN.
 


 

May 30, 2013: 

Craig quoted on Rising Mortgage Rates on CNBC.

 

 

March 19, 2013

Craig hosted a Q&A on Mortgages on WashingtonPost.com

 

 

March 6, 2013

Craig Appears in the "Where We Live" section of the Washington Post.

 

 

November 14, 2012

Craig appeared on Making it Last on Montgomery County Channel 16 with Divorce Attorney Regina Demeo recently to discuss current mortgage trends as well as the issues associated with Mortgages & Divorce.

 

   
 

September 12, 2012

Craig talks to CNBC about why the home refi boom is different this time

Craig comments to CNBC about current refiance trends

June 7, 2011

Craig talks about SERIAL REFINANCERS on CNBC

Craig talks about low rates and refinancing.

 

   
Craig talks about the rewarding part of his job.                              Craig comments on the new Home Valuation Code of Conduct for CNBC.  

 

 
Craig talks about the impact of FHA loans on today's homebuyers.

Craig Strent featured on NBC Nightly News                                         

 

 

Craig comments on loan guidelines    
in The Washington Post

Craig featured in the Real Estate "Where We Live" blog 

 

 View Craig's Media Kit Here

Media Professionals

 

 

December 18, 2013:

Craig responds to the Fed’s announcement on tapering on CNBC PBS’ Nightly Business Report.

 

December 12, 2013

Craig quoted regarding HELOC adjustments coming due in the future

 

December 3, 2013

Craig quoted on CNBC with Diana Olick regarding rising mortgage rates

 

October 1, 2013

Craig quoted on the government shutdown in the Washington Business Journal.

 

 

 

 

October 1, 2013

Craig quoted on the government shutdown on CNBC.

 

 

August 9, 2013:

Craig quoted on Mortgage Rates on CNBC.

 

 

 

August 6, 2013:

Craig on Home Values on NECN.
 


 

May 30, 2013: 

Craig quoted on Rising Mortgage Rates on CNBC.

 

 

March 19, 2013

Craig hosted a Q&A on Mortgages on WashingtonPost.com

 

 

March 6, 2013

Craig Appears in the "Where We Live" section of the Washington Post.

 

 

November 14, 2012

Craig appeared on Making it Last on Montgomery County Channel 16 with Divorce Attorney Regina Demeo recently to discuss current mortgage trends as well as the issues associated with Mortgages & Divorce.

 

   
 

September 12, 2012

Craig talks to CNBC about why the home refi boom is different this time

Craig comments to CNBC about current refiance trends

June 7, 2011

Craig talks about SERIAL REFINANCERS on CNBC

Craig talks about low rates and refinancing.

 

   
Craig talks about the rewarding part of his job.                              Craig comments on the new Home Valuation Code of Conduct for CNBC.  

 

 
Craig talks about the impact of FHA loans on today's homebuyers.

Craig Strent featured on NBC Nightly News                                         

 

 

Craig comments on loan guidelines    
in The Washington Post

Craig featured in the Real Estate "Where We Live" blog 

 

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Apex Home Loans, Inc. NMLS #2884. Licensed in: DE as a Lender by the Office of the State Bank Commissioner (011603); DC as a Dual Authority Mortgage Lender by the Department of Insurance, Securities and Banking (MLB2884); FL as a Mortgage Lender by the FL Office of Financial Regulation (MLD1088); MD as a Mortgage Lender by the Dept. of Labor, Licensing & Regulation (06-4989); NJ as a Residential Mortgage Lender by the Dept. of Banking and Insurance (2884); PA as a Mortgage Lender by the Dept. of Banking & Securities (45078); and VA as a Lender and Broker by the State Bank Commissioner (MC1278). For more information, please reference the NMLS Consumer Access Website at http://nmlsconsumeraccess.org.

 

3204 Tower Oaks Blvd #400, Rockville, MD 20852
Montgomery County, MD
Phone (301) 610-9600 | Fax 301-610-9601
6339 Ten Oaks Rd, Suite 200, Clarksville, MD 21029
Howard County, MD
Phone (410) 531-0910 | Fax (410) 531-0911
5193 W. Woodmill Drive, Wilmington, DE 19808
Wilmington, DE
Phone (302) 999-0130 | Fax (302) 999-0128

1 East Main Street, Moorestown, NJ 08057
Moorestown, NJ
Phone (856) 235-5100 | Fax (856) 727-9747





 

Apex Home Loans, Inc. NMLS #2884. Licensed in: DE as a Lender by the Office of the State Bank Commissioner (011603); DC as a Dual Authority Mortgage Lender by the Department of Insurance, Securities and Banking (MLB2884); FL as a Mortgage Lender by the FL Office of Financial Regulation (MLD1088); MD as a Mortgage Lender by the Dept. of Labor, Licensing & Regulation (06-4989); NJ as a Residential Mortgage Lender by the Dept. of Banking and Insurance (2884); PA as a Mortgage Lender by the Dept. of Banking & Securities (45078); and VA as a Lender and Broker by the State Bank Commissioner (MC1278). For more information, please reference the NMLS Consumer Access Website at http://nmlsconsumeraccess.org.

 

3204 Tower Oaks Blvd #400, Rockville, MD 20852
Montgomery County, MD
Phone (301) 610-9600 | Fax 301-610-9601
6339 Ten Oaks Rd, Suite 200, Clarksville, MD 21029
Howard County, MD
Phone (410) 531-0910 | Fax (410) 531-0911
5193 W. Woodmill Drive, Wilmington, DE 19808
Wilmington, DE
Phone (302) 999-0130 | Fax (302) 999-0128

1 East Main Street, Moorestown, NJ 08057
Moorestown, NJ
Phone (856) 235-5100 | Fax (856) 727-9747





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