Blane Stewart
Blane Stewart

Blane Stewart

Branch Manager | NMLS# 296029 Apply Now Upload Docs Returning Applicant Contact


Welcome to NFM Lending, America’s Common Sense Lender. We serve the local community, as well as communities across the nation, by providing flexible mortgage solutions for prospective and current homeowners. Our broad range of loan products ensures that there’s something to offer everyone. I encourage you to browse my page and take note of the useful information and helpful tools. Should you have any questions, don’t hesitate to contact me. I look forward to working with you!

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Meet the Team

  • Marlena Marshall

    Marlena Marshall

    Branch Operations Manager

    p. 540-212-4550


    f. 540-829-0115

  • Meredith Dunahoo

    Meredith Dunahoo


    p. 540.212.4550



  • Testimonials


    Sep 2020

    Reviewed by Tara M, Front Royal, VA

    "Great experience as always, that’s why we keep coming back! "


    Sep 2020

    Reviewed by John E, Mechanicsville, VA

    "great experience very helpful, walking thru the process "


    Sep 2020

    Reviewed by Quayne G, Madison, VA

    "Blane’s team stayed in touch with me throughout the entire process. Blane gave me good advice about points versus mortgage rate. The online submission process was very convenient and straightforward. Whenever a friend or acquaintance is interested in financing I always refer them to Blane"


    Sep 2020

    Reviewed by Susan M, Elkwood, VA

    "Blane has served my mortgage needs in the past, and I have referred him to others. I admire his professionalism and enthusiasm about the mortgage business. He is knowledgeable, well spoken, and an educator. If you leave a meeting with Blane and have not learned something, you weren't listening! Love Blane and his team."


    Sep 2020

    Reviewed by Richard G, Sandston, VA

    "NFM Lending is top notch. Very friendly, professional, and a pleasure to work with. "


    Sep 2020

    Reviewed by Teresa A, Chesterfield, VA

    "Everyone was very easy to communicate with and expressed themselves professionally and plainly. It made the whole process seem smoother and less stressful. "

    Loan Tools

    Here are some useful links to get you started in the loan process.


    Credit Score

    How Important is Credit Score When Buying a Home?

    Mortgage lenders look at many factors when determining your loan eligibility and rate, including your credit score. You may understand the importance of having a good credit score, but just how important is credit score when buying a home? Here are some of the factors lenders are taking into cons…
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    Ray Cash Care

    NFM Lending salutes Ray “Cash” Care

    LINTHICUM, MD, August 3, 2020— NFM Lending is pleased to honor retired Navy SEAL, Ray “Cash” Care, as the NFM Salute for September­­ 2020. Care is no stranger to adversity; it is a force that has shaped him his entire life. When Care was just eleven years old, his father was murdered. As …
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    Quiz - Can you Identify These Architectural Styles - Blog Image

    Quiz: Can You Identify These Architectural Styles?

    . If you're ready to go house-hunting, you might discover just how many styles of homes there are. How well do you know the names of different architecture styles? Take the quiz now to find out! 1. Edwardian 2. Victorian 3. Grandma-style 4. Neo-Gothique -        Victorian homes are named for the era in which they were most popular, from 1830-1910. These homes are very ornate; some even look like dollhouses. The hodgepodge of features and decorations make this style distinct. Common features include:o   Ornate features such as lattice work and gingerbread trimo   Colorful paint and trimo   Asymmetrical designo   Turretso   Made of wood or bricko   Wrap-around porcheso   Different sized and shaped windows throughout the home 1. Tudor 2. Germanic 3. Dutch Colonial 4. Elizabethan -        Tudor-style homes were influenced by architecture from the Old World. They first appeared in the early 1900s and emulated the look of buildings from 1600s Europe. Common features include:o   Stone or brick, wood, and stucco constructiono   Decorative half-timbering painted in contrasting neutral colorso   Steep-pitched gable roofo   Casement windowso   Asymmetrical front door placement 1. New England 2. Cape Cod 3. Coastal Cottage 4. Nantucket -        The Cape Cod home originated from Puritans who adapted the traditional English Read More...
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    Oleg Tkach

    NFM Lending opens new branch in Lynnwood, WA

    LINTHICUM, MD, August 24, 2020 — NFM Lending is pleased to announce the opening of a new branch in Lynnwood, WA. The branch is located at 3400 188th Street SW, Suite 400, Lynnwood, WA 98037 and will be led by Branch Manager, Oleg Tkach. The NFM Lending branch will focus on expanding NFM’s fle…
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    Contact Me

    Blane Stewart

    Blane Stewart

    Branch Manager

    NMLS ID#:




    19373 Carpenters Branch Road, Brandy Station, VA 22714

    Ready to get started or have any loan questions? Contact me at 540-717-6237 or or submit the form below and I will call you.

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