What I Believe
We believe in helping our customers achieve debt-free homeownership in an efficient manner with clear communication throughout the entire process. Every loan is important and deserves to close on time. Our commitment to you is honesty, reliability, and accountability.
Mike Hardy and Rick Mount have been working as a team since 2010
Mike’s background includes 20+ years of experience in the securities, real estate, and financing markets. After graduating from Azusa Pacific University and before he began his career in lending, Mike was a respected Financial Advisor. Mike earned the Certified Mortgage Planning Specialist certificate (CMPS), and was recognized as a top 1% Loan Officer nationwide by Mortgage Executive Magazine for the last 5 years. With Churchill Mortgage, Mike and his partner Rick Mount are responsible for the California marketplace, a $250 million annual region. Personally, he helped over 1000+ families make a smart and healthy financing decision. Mike is also a Certified Performance Coach helping Realtors and Mortgage professionals with personal and financial growth. Outside of work, Mike is also an accomplished athlete and has completed 10 marathons and recently completed his first full Ironman. Mike is a proud father of four children and has been married to his wife, Beverly, for 20 years.
Rick Mount has been serving his clients and referral partners in real estate and lending for over 25 years. He wants to ensure his clients choose the right mortgage through their Safe, Simple and Smart 5 step process. Rick has held many senior positions responsible for all facets of the loan process. Rick attended Cal State Long Beach, Cal Poly Pomona and Azusa Pacific University, all with an emphasis in Finance, Real Estate and Law. Rich has been licensed in California since 1992 and a licenses Broker since 2002. Away from real estate, Rick enjoys being with his family and hanging out by the water.