Securing Your Financing


First Equity makes applying for your mortgage loan fast and easy by giving you secure online access 24 hours a day. Once you submit your application, you'll hear back from one of our Loan Officers before the end of the next business day.

STEP 1 - Submitting Your Loan Application

Our easy online applicaiton process takes less than 15 minutes. You can even choose to upload any required documents or allow our new asset verification process to collect your information directly from your financial institutions in a secure, simple and accurate process.  To learn more about this process, click here.


STEP 2 - Meeting Your First Equity Loan Officer

Your Loan Officer will call you to review and confirm the online loan information you provided. They will take the time to understand your specific needs to better assist them in recommending the best financing options for you.


STEP 3 - Processing the Loan

During processing, we'll review your financial documents and credit history to make the best lending decision possible. Your Loan Officer will notify you of your loan approval and work with you to prepare for closing.


STEP 4 - Closing Your First Equity Loan

After you discuss your final closing figures with your Loan Officer, Drees and First Equity will work together with you to coordinate a firm closing date and time.