American Equity Mortgage is a St. Louis mortgage company dedicated to finding the perfect solution for your financing needs. We offer a wide variety of unique mortgage programs to help homeowners and homebuyers in St. Louis and throughout Missouri take advantage of increasing housing opportunities and competitive interest rates.
In 2016, St. Louis was rated among the top 10 markets for new homebuyers, with homeowners devoting an average of 11.2% of their income to mortgages, compared to 23.45% for rent1. Combined with the median home value of $176,000 and a high amount of available inventory, St. Louis is considered one of the most affordable markets2. As one of the nation’s growing startup markets, St. Louis is poised to become an increasingly valuable housing market in years to come.
American Equity Mortgage was founded in St. Louis in 1992 by Deanna Daughhetee, and has since grown into one of the nation’s leading mortgage bankers. Our team has more than 25 years of experience assisting homeowners and homebuyers in the ever-evolving St. Louis market, giving us a unique edge compared to out-of-town mortgage lenders.
In addition to our exceptional customer service, our long history and familiarity with local communities separates American Equity Mortgage from other St. Louis mortgage companies. Since our loan originators live in St. Louis, they are personally familiar with the unique needs of Missouri homeowners and homebuyers. Our loan originators know the St. Louis neighborhoods and housing trends, giving homeowners and homebuyers an advantage when purchasing or refinancing a home.
Please fill out the form to contact a certified St. Louis Loan Originator. We provide mortgage and refinancing services in St. Louis and the surrounding metro areas including, but not limited to: Mehlville, Maryland Heights, Cahokia, Brentwood, Chesterfield, Florissant, St. Charles, High Ridge, and O'Fallon.
*Information accurate as of 3/27/2018