The American dream for
our American Heroes
You have served our country, and deserve our respect.
Ready for your piece of the American Dream?
We have made VA Mortgage Lending a simple process.
The Veterans Home Front is an educational resource provided by Benchmark Mortgage to assist veterans and active military understand and apply their VA Benefits.
Call Toll Free: (833)VET-EASY
We are not a call center. We are a network of VA mortgage experts ready to help.
Who We Are
We have a heart and passion for our veteran community, and pride ourselves on making the home financing experience amazing. Setting the industry standard for 20 years, we are proud to have helped make the American Dream of home ownership become a reality for more than 100,000 Americans.
With our eye on making it easier, we have changed the way veteran lending is done.
Learn more about who we are.
VA Home Loans
Too many people see a VA loan as a difficult burden. You deserve to know that this is completely false. At Benchmark, we have created an “easy button” to ensure the home buying process is a smooth transaction for our veterans.
We operate by the Benchmark Veteran Promise:
“NO MORE will the veteran be taken advantage of. We have changed the way VA lending is done. We will always do right by the veteran and provide first-class service that ensures our veterans receive the American Dream of home ownership they deserve.”
Veteran Praise Reports
I was stuck with multiple issues from a previous lender. I was referred to Bret from a friend. Within a week, I was approved for… Read more
There wasn’t even a doubt in our minds nor did we ever question who we were going to use as our VA Lender. Sheri from… Read more
Choosing Benchmark came at the recommendation of my realtor. Sheri and her team did not disappoint. Every question or concern was answered promptly and honestly.… Read more
I Eugene Cartwright II, would like to thank Aaron Rue and everyone at Benchmark who helped my wife and myself with the process for getting… Read more
Bret was extremely helpful in not only getting things done on time, but also ensuring that I understood what all was going on as a… Read more
From the first conversation until closing, Kevin was amazing. He went above and beyond to ensure that our loan was processed and ready prior to… Read more
Now, it’s your turn. We want to help you write your own story — to plant your flag and claim your rightful piece of the American Dream. At Benchmark, we stand by our promise to Veterans, and excellent service is our baseline.
Getting into your own home might be easier than you think, and we have been successful in “impossible” situations more times than we can count. Sound familiar?
Put Benchmark on your team. Benchmark brings you home.
PLANT YOUR FLAG
We understand that the home buying process can cause a certain level of stress and anxiety if not handled properly. Here at Benchmark, we understand that you as a United States Military Veteran or Military Spouse have spent more than enough time “in line” just to “hurry up and wait”.
We go above and beyond the call of duty to make sure that our nation’s finest have a fast, smooth, and easy home buying experience. We hope that you will allow us the “Honor” of serving you. We will provide you with the “Red Carpet” treatment you deserve.
My name is Jay McMaken, former Marine and Chief Advisor of VA Home Loans for Benchmark, and I personally want to thank every Veteran for their service, and their willingness to lay down their lives for our freedom. Semper Fi!