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About Homestead Financial


Homestead Financial

Homestead Financial Mortgage has been in business since 1998. Our Managing Partners, Jayson Hardie, Greg Aftayev, and Andros Ioakimides, oversee the day-to-day operations. We’re a hard-working, fun-loving group of professionals. Our staff is hand-picked from the top loan advisors, underwriters, and processors to provide you with the best service.

As an “in-house lender,” we handle every step of the loan process – from application to closing and funding. We’re proud to offer some of the best rates in the states we service.

We have six convenient locations:
St. Louis, MO; Overland Park, KS; Edwardsville, IL; Godfrey, IL; O’Fallon, IL; and Dallas, TX

We also have loan advisors licensed in: AL, AR, CO, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, MO, MT, OH, OK, TN, TX, and WI.

Our Culture

Homestead’s culture is casual, light-hearted, and professional. Take a look at our happy clients – they’re a reflection of our hard work. But it doesn’t stop there. Our customers are part of our extended family. Now, we’re helping some of our first clients get their kids their first home.

Read on to see what our clients say about us.

Doug H. says…

I chose Homestead Financial based on the reviews I saw about them. I was not disappointed! They were very professional, proactive, and very responsive. They never left me wondering where we were at during the process. The people I worked with directly were amazing. I felt like I was always taken care of throughout the entire process, and I was given updates the whole way. I definitely recommend them to anyone who is looking to refinance their home loan!

Sara P. says…

I had a wonderful experience working with Brian Agee. He made the whole process easy and very transparent. He was extremely responsive and always ready to answer questions. He helped us with a cash-out refinance, which allowed us to pay off debt and get into a comfortable financial position. I’m so grateful we worked with Brian and that he helped us reach our goals.

"No one does everything – well. With our finite skills and limited time, we need each other. As a team, we accomplish the impossible."

- Partner, Greg Aftayev on Teamwork

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