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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; Glen Carbon, IL; Godfrey, IL; O’Fallon, IL; and Dallas, TX

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

Bradley H. says…

Alicia handled our needs above and beyond our expectations. The entire process, form first contact to our closing. was completed in less than 30 days, thank you, Alicia! I am a business owner and always struggled with Processors understanding the income flow of a business owner, Alicia completely understood and knew exactly how to proceed correctly without delay or frustration. I highly recommend Alicia to anyone going through the purchase of a home.

Stephen S. says…

Aaron' ability to effectively communicate, respond in a timely manner, friendly demeanor, and overall professionalism made this a 100% easy experience. His knowledge of his industry is amazing. He is clearly a subject matter expert and a professional.

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

- Greg Aftayev on Teamwork

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