Scott William Story

First Home Mortgage
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Job Title
Branch Sales Manager
Career Started
8401 Connecticut Avenue Suite 1100, Chevy Chase, Maryland
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About Scott William Story

Scott operates out of our Chevy Chase office and is a proud alumnus of The University of North Carolina Wilmington. Since joining First Home in 2009, Scott has become one of the company’s top producers and is consistently recognized as being in the top 1% of loan officers nationwide. Scott takes great pride in providing outstanding customer service while tailoring each loan to meet the individual needs of every client. Scott thoroughly enjoys working with First Time Homebuyers, fully explaining the process of financing a home through a committed and detail oriented approach. He will take the time necessary to review all potential loan options to ensure that each client has the confidence and knowledge to make the best decision. Scott’s ultimate goal is to establish long term relationships with his clients, leaving each party fully satisfied with their final product. First Home Mortgage Corporation NMLS ID #71603 (

Scott's Reviews

4.9 Stars - 131 Reviews
"Scott did an awesome job !"
Refinance - Olney, Maryland December 2017
"Definitely recommended "
Buying - Dundalk, Maryland December 2017
"Scott is the consummate professional when it comes to home mortgages. I have used him multiple times and he and his team never fall short of expectations. Rather, they exceed expectations with their professionality, communication, timeliness. Never hesitate to call on Scott."
Buying - Bethesda, Maryland December 2017
"Scott and his team were fantastic. This was my first time buying a home (my husbands second time) and they made themselves available for any question we might have had and were very quick to respond. We have already recommend Scott and First Home Mortgage to a few friends. THANK YOU!"
Buying - Wheaton, Maryland December 2017
"Scott was both professional and very knowledgeable about every aspect of assisting my wife and I in getting our loan. I highly recommend him to others."
Buying - Lanham, Maryland December 2017
Buying - Rockville, Maryland January 2018
"The most efficient person I saw in my life --very knowledgeable, and helpful. He gives quick responses to every email and every question. Scott is best 10/10!"
Buying - Gaithersburg, Maryland January 2018
"Beyond outstanding, could not ask for someone with such high integrity and willingness to give 120% of themselves like Mr. Story did. We are highly satisfied with our loan process and also how Scott made us feel, like family. "Thank you" is not enough. "
Buying - Frederick, Maryland January 2018
"Scott always makes us feel like we are his only customer, and brings an A game full of experience to the table with every interaction. He simplifies, strategizes, and soothes with grace and humor. "
Buying - Bethesda, Maryland January 2018
"Scott is quick, responsive, flexible, and helped guide me to the best options for my desired outcome. Highly recommend him!"
Refinance - Washington, District of Columbia January 2018
"Scott was amazing throughout the entire process. He was approachable, helpful, and made sure we understood everything. Our house search wasn't an easy one, having submitted offers to 5+ houses, but Scott was a rock. Highly recommended and can't wait to work with him again."
Buying - Alexandria, Virginia January 2018
Refinance - Odenton, Maryland February 2018
"Very professional and customer friendly team that answered all the questions."
Buying - Silver Spring, Maryland February 2018
"Scott was very helpful and engaged from our first conversation. He answered any questions that we had, and really made our first time home buying a positive experience. Would definitely recommend! :)"
Buying - Clarksburg, Maryland March 2018
"Very knowledgeable and quick to respond. Met all dates to make it a smooth process. Would definitely recommend."
Buying - Frederick, Maryland March 2018
Buying - Vienna, Virginia March 2018
"Very professional and efficient."
Buying - Hagerstown, Maryland April 2018
Buying - , April 2018
"Scott was always there for me, answering all my questions and help me out, very supportive and provided me with some advice. HE IS THE BEST!"
Buying - Germantown, Maryland April 2018
"Scott was extraordinarily knowledgeable and always professional. Best of all, he was very responsive to all my questions and concerns!"
Buying - Potomac, Maryland May 2018
"Scott was wonderful. He kept me informed every step of the way. He even gave me advice on non-mortgage issues based on his personal experience. If I ever buy another home in Maryland he will be the first person I call."
Buying - Grasonville, Maryland May 2018
"Couldn't ask for a better experience."
Buying - Gaithersburg, Maryland June 2018
Buying - Frederick, Maryland July 2018
"Great for first time buyers, very knowledgable, and responds quickly to questions."
Buying - Hagerstown, Maryland July 2018
"Everything was wonderful! We couldn't be happier!"
Refinance - Derwood, Maryland August 2018
"Outstanding experience from start to finish, very responsive. Would highly recommend and use again."
Buying - Lovettsville, Virginia August 2018
"Scott went above and beyond with the service he provided. He was incredibly responsive, even outside of business hours. He answered all of my questions (and I had a lot) in a timely and professional manner. I would recommend Scott and his team to anyone looking to finance a home!"
Buying - Washington, District of Columbia September 2018
Refinance - Ijamsville, Maryland September 2018
Buying - Wheaton, Maryland October 2018
"Scott was always aSingle Familyilable to answer any questions that I had with the process in a respectful way."
Buying - Montgomery Village, Maryland October 2018
"Very helpful and patient "
Buying - Temple Hills, Maryland October 2018
"I would not have bought 4 houses through Scott Story by now if my experience with him was not that good!! "
Buying - Boonsboro, Maryland November 2018
"Scott and his team were really great to work with, the process was very straightforward. The user interface to upload documents and sign them online was very easy to use. I highly recommend them. "
Buying - Poolesville, Maryland December 2018
"Great responsiveness and presentation of viable options for refinancing. Would have been nice if there had been mention of potential changes to our ability to deduct mortgage interest (at least signaling the question for us to raise to a tax advisor)."
Refinance - , January 2019
"Efficient and quick. My only complaint is the requirement to take a homebuyers course as a repeat homebuyer."
Buying - Washington, District of Columbia January 2019
"Scott was incredibly informative and attentive throughout the entire process. Not only is Scott likeable and personable, but he is also an expert in his field. Every interaction was thorough and well explained. Scott goes above and beyond to help his clients and is an invaluable asset to First Home. "
Buying - Elkridge, Maryland January 2019
"Scott and First Home Mortgage were very professional, very easy to conduct business with, and educational at times we needed. Would recommend Scott snd First Home Mortgage!"
Buying - Partlow, Virginia January 2019
"I greatly appreciate Scott and the team. Especially Donna, she was very patient and helped me through the strenuous loan approval process. I am extremely grateful for their guidance during these last couple of months. And even more excited that they will remain a part of my home buying journey. Great team of consummate professionals! "
Buying - Washington, District of Columbia February 2019
"Mr Story was our greatest asset during this time in our lives. We felt he truly cared about our family and our dreams. Mr Story made this seamless and a wonderful experience. I would recommend his services to everyone I speak with. "
Buying - Westminster, Maryland February 2019
"Scott was great to work with and answered all my questions that I had about the loan. "
Buying - Adamstown, Maryland February 2019
"Scott was very available when needed and always professional. I couldn't ask for a better loan officer. "
Buying - Waldorf, Maryland April 2019
"Very efficient and honest. Professional and knowledgeable. "
Buying - Frederick, Maryland April 2019
Buying - Bethesda, Maryland April 2019
"Easy to work with; fast turnaround and a great rate. Big appreciations."
Buying - Stevenson, Maryland June 2019
Buying - Washington, District of Columbia June 2019
"This was a long process on my end and Scott was very patient. He made sure I understood every step and I feel confident about the process and my mortgage. "
Buying - Silver Spring, Maryland June 2019
"Scott and his team went above and beyond what we were expecting to make this possible for us. This is the home that we will raise our son in, start an animal therapy program in and grow old in and Scott and his team made that a reality. "
Buying - Mount Airy, Maryland June 2019
"Scott and his team provided exceptional service in securing and processing the mortgage for our new home. They were thoroughly involved and engaged with us and provided us with valuable guidance at every step towards securing the mortgage in time. Great job and highly recommended! "
Buying - Springfield, Virginia June 2019
"I am a first time home buyer and had no idea about what it takes to buy a house with regards the process involved. Scott Story literally held my hand and walked me through the process from the beginning all the way to the finish line. He went as far as attending my closing. Seeing him at the closing venue gave me too much relief knowing that I had some one there to cater for my interest. I now know much about home buying thanks to Scott."
Buying - Silver Spring, Maryland June 2019
" My experience with First Home Mortgage was great. I was referred to Scott Story who was very pleasant to work with and patient. Scott walked me through the whole process of becoming a home owner and explained the numbers and how it works. I could contact Scott anytime and not feel like I was a bother. I enjoyed working with Marina who was there for me. I enjoyed working with the team and will miss working with you. Thanks again!!🤗 "
Buying - Chevy Chase, Maryland August 2019
"I can't say enough about Scott. He made the mortgage process so stress free . His professionalism and knowledge is unmatched. He is simply the best ."
Buying - Germantown, Maryland July 2019
"Absolutely amazing experience with Scott again. He reached out to us to make things happen with all the information needed. He coordinated everything and made it so easy for us. We would recommend him easily and without reservation"
Refinance - Bethesda, Maryland July 2019
"Excellent experience."
Buying - Clarksburg, Maryland August 2019
Buying - Parkville, Maryland August 2019
"Love working with Scott!"
Refinance - Frederick, Maryland August 2019
"Scott and his team were top notch. They were quick and responsive, answered all of my questions, just all around a great team to work with. Did I mention they worked with lightning speed? I closed in less than 30 days! I would highly recommend Scott and his team."
Buying - Rockville, Maryland August 2019
"Very personable, always available, explained everything clearly throughout the process."
Buying - Falls Church, Virginia August 2019
"great service, fast process, definitely recommend!"
Buying - Gaithersburg, Maryland August 2019
"Scott and Marina were very responsive and incredibly helpful during the entire process of purchasing our first home. They did a great job breaking down the process into terms that were simple for us to follow. We are so thankful that Scott and Marina were recommended to us!"
Buying - Severna Park, Maryland August 2019
"They are wonderful!!"
Buying - College Park, Maryland September 2019
"Scott was great! Scott and his team even answered phone calls/emails outside of business hours to make sure things got done."
Buying - District Heights, Maryland September 2019
"Scott Story is amazing; he listens to you and helps you navigate through the process of buying or refinancing. I have used Scott's service for buying my first, second and third house now. I highly recommend him and the First home mortgage company !"
Refinance - Clarksburg, Maryland September 2019
"Scott was a rock star! provided A1 service!!"
Buying - Washington, District of Columbia September 2019
"Very responsive and a highly efficient and quality team."
Refinance - Chevy Chase, Maryland September 2019
"Mr. Scott has been well supportive through the process. He was able to answer all the questions without any delay. I appreciate him and his team for their great work. Thanks "
Buying - Olney, Maryland October 2019
"Scott is absolutely fantastic! Willing to answer any and all questions I have, no matter what time of day I reach out. He really listens and works with you, and I really appreciate it."
Refinance - Germantown, Maryland October 2019
"exceptionally responsive and helpful throughout the entire process"
Buying - Washington, District of Columbia October 2019
"Scott is great. Always made himself available to answer any of my questions. He also responds very quickly."
Buying - Rockville, Maryland October 2019
"The best! Scott and his team were always professional, knowledgeable, efficient, and flexible. They clearly communicated the process in terms I could understand, and never seemed bothered when I needed them to explain over and over again. During a stressful process like buying and selling a home, they made us feel relaxed."
Buying - Washington, District of Columbia November 2019
"He is very helpful and answer my questions promptly. thank you"
Buying - Clarksburg, Maryland November 2019
"Scott made the process so easy and helped us save each month."
Refinance - Fairfax, Virginia November 2019
"Our family had a wonderful experience dealing with Scott and his staff. They were always courteous and professional. We would recommend him to our friends and family."
Refinance - Westminster, Maryland November 2019
"On point. Helped with every possible scenario when closing. Although we never formally met he made the process as smooth as possible."
Buying - Clarksburg, Maryland November 2019
"Great personality, very efficient and always on point. I was very pleased with the way he handled everything."
Buying - Adamstown, Maryland November 2019
"Scott called me back within 5 minutes of me calling and leaving a message at 7:40 pm! From beginning to end, everything went smoothly and I was in my new home a little over 3 weeks later. I couldn't ask for better service or interest rate. I will definitely be recommending Scott to anyone I know who needs financing."
Buying - Silver Spring, Maryland November 2019
"I was very happy with the response time and how on top of everything he was. A lot better than a big bank who only works bankers hours."
Buying - Laurel, Maryland November 2019
"Mr . Scott was very professional , easy to talk to and helpful. He did his best to help me with my home mortgage loan approval . And I got my loan approved with in short time and was able to buy my first home. I highly recomand Mr. Scott."
Buying - Gaithersburg, Maryland November 2019
"Wow!!! Scott is the most professional and courteous loan officer I have met."
Refinance - Waldorf, Maryland December 2019
"Scott was a great asset to my home buying experience. He was very responsive, always willing to help/answer questions, and very knowledgeable throughout my process. I am very thankful to have worked with such an impressionable loan officer and look forward to recommending his services and maybe utilizing him again in the future. Thank you to First Home Mortgage for hiring awesome employees!"
Buying - Germantown, Maryland December 2019
"easy to get info and solve problems"
Refinance - Gaithersburg, Maryland December 2019
"Scott is knowledgeable and responsive to all questions."
Buying - Washington, District of Columbia December 2019
"This was our second experience working with Scott because our first experience was so great. Our second experience did not disappoint and we are excited about our new loan!!"
Refinance - Gaithersburg, Maryland December 2019
Refinance - Kensington, Maryland January 2020
"Excellence from Scott and his associates"
Buying - Washington, District of Columbia January 2020
"Scott is the greatest in the business. Because of his knowledge of the business, I have a house and a stability for my family."
Buying - Germantown, Maryland January 2020
"My husband and I had a great experience working with him, he's very knowledgeable and professional. When we bought our home in Maryland he was very helpful and answer all the questions and concerns that we had. Whenever we reached out to him we received back an immediate response. His assistant Marina was very helpful as well with all forms that needed to be signed. I would highly recommended Scott. When we refinance recently we used him again, working with him and First Home Mortgage has been a very positive and smooth experience."
Refinance - Frederick, Maryland February 2020
"Knew what he was doing every step of the process, was always available for questions and responded asap! I was beyond satisfied with Scott and First Home Mortgage, A++!"
Buying - Washington, District of Columbia February 2020
Refinance - Manassas, Virginia February 2020
"Scott is very responsive, patient with all my questions, and easy to work with."
Refinance - Silver Spring, Maryland February 2020
"Scott Story was incredibly helpful in providing answers to my multiple questions and being unbelievably quickly responsive to any requests I had! He created custom offer letters for each offer we had to prepare so that the sellers did not know my max pre-approval amount. I'm glad to have worked with Scott during the house purchasing process."
Buying - Alexandria, Virginia February 2020
"Scott was available all the time and made us feel very informed and confident."
Buying - Rockville, Maryland February 2020
"Scott was super communicative and responsive."
Refinance - Washington, District of Columbia March 2020
"Scott is very focused on customer service, and my wife and I have felt as though Scott always has had our best interest in mind through our repeated interactions (initial purchase and refinance) with him."
Refinance - Washington, District of Columbia March 2020
"Great lender!"
Refinance - Arlington, Virginia March 2020
"Scott is terrific to work with-- efficient, gets back to you immediately, and keeps on top of things."
Refinance - Cabin John, Maryland March 2020
"Scott is extremely competent and kind. He walked me through each step of the process and explained each part thoroughly and patiently. He is also very responsive -- I never had to wait long for an answer. I couldn't have bought my house without him. Thank you!"
Buying - Bethesda, Maryland March 2020
Refinance - Beltsville, Maryland March 2020
"Excellent service throughout the mortgage application process."
Buying - Castleton, Virginia March 2020
"He is excellent"
Refinance - Clarksburg, Maryland March 2020
Buying - Washington, District of Columbia March 2020
"He was very responsive and professional. I really appreciate working with him."
Buying - Rockville, Maryland April 2020
"Always replied to inquiries."
Buying - Frederick, Maryland April 2020
"Scott was very informative and helpful during my loan process. I appreciated his expertise and professionalism."
Buying - Washington, District of Columbia April 2020
"Mr. Story assisted us with both our initial mortgage, when my wife and I bought our first home, and with the refinance of that mortgage as well. He was easily reachable, able to answer any and all questions we had, kept everything straightforward, steered us in the right direction, and was all around great to work with."
Refinance - Germantown, Maryland April 2020
"Scott was amazing, easiest process ever!"
Buying - Lexington Park, Maryland April 2020
"Scott and his team were very attentive, kept us up-to-date throughout the whole process, and responded to us promptly even on the weekends. They delivered on everything they promised and we couldn't be happier!"
Refinance - Severna Park, Maryland May 2020
"Scott and his team are always easy to work with and very professional. They knock it out of the park every time."
Refinance - Damascus, Maryland May 2020
"Easy process, very helpful, always available!"
Buying - Purcellville, Virginia May 2020
"Scott was always responsive and answered all of our questions with great detail."
Refinance - Wheaton, Maryland May 2020
Buying - Beltsville, Maryland May 2020
"Scott is very thorough and straight to the point. Overall, I am happy with the response time and how easy it was to fill and sign documents electronically, especially given the current circumstances we are living with the pandemic."
Refinance - Frederick, Maryland May 2020
"Scott is attentive timely and thorough."
Refinance - Olney, Maryland May 2020
"Scott took the time to listen and figure out our financial goals, and then gave us a couple different relevant scenarios to consider so we could make an informed decision. He helped break down the numbers in a way that made sense and was very transparent about the whole process and the projected costs."
Refinance - New Market, Maryland May 2020
"Extremely supportive and gave guidance throughout the process"
Refinance - Silver Spring, Maryland May 2020
"Prompt and efficient service."
Buying - Gaithersburg, Maryland June 2020
"Very professional and knowledgeable. He's made every interaction a pleasing experience."
Refinance - Brandywine, Maryland June 2020
"On a scale from 1 to 100 in terms of how easy everything was it was definitely 100 (easiest imaginable). Probably the most stress-free experience imaginable. I am skeptical it would even be possible to do a better job than Scott."
Buying - Washington, District of Columbia June 2020
"Very responsive, friendly, knowledgeable."
Refinance - Silver Spring, Maryland June 2020
"The entire team was responsive, communicative and professional!"
Buying - Alexandria, Virginia June 2020
Buying - Clarksburg, Maryland June 2020
"Timely, responsive, and professional"
Refinance - Bristow, Virginia June 2020
"I had a great experience working with First Home. Scott was on point and on top of everything. He would go the extra mile to be available whenever you had a question or if he wasn't he would get back to you very timely. Great customer service all around."
Buying - Silver Spring, Maryland June 2020
Buying - Silver Spring, Maryland June 2020
"Scott and his team were helpful, responsive, and very patient. Scott answered numerous questions and discussed different mortgage scenarios with us. The team made it easy to provide paperwork and go through the approval process."
Buying - Washington, District of Columbia June 2020
"Incredible from start to finish"
Buying - Rockville, Maryland June 2020
"Everything went very smoothly and he and his team were very patient with myself and my husband, especially with all computer related tasks. We would use Scott again without a second thought."
Refinance - Brookeville, Maryland June 2020
"Great experience and wonderful service and efficiency from Scott and the whole team! Really made the closing easy."
Refinance - Greensboro, North Carolina July 2020
"Scott is professional and worked to get me the best rate. He has helped me with multiple loans over the years. "
Refinance - Washington, District of Columbia July 2020
"Scott Story and the team at First Home Mortgage helped me prepare for buying my first home, guided me through the process and worked closely with me to ensure I was able to get terms that fit my budget. I appreciated the combination of personal service and an easy to use online platform. "
Buying - Derwood, Maryland July 2020
"Scott was outstanding. He reached out to me every step of the way. I am very pleased with his professionalism. The other staff Marina and Betina were also very helpful in the process. I am glad I had the opportunity to work with them. I will definitely refer my friends to work with First Home mortgage and Scott Story should they require to purchase a home."
Buying - Clarksburg, Maryland July 2020
"My initial mortgage processing fell through at the last minute- despite reassurances. I immediately called Scott Story - and closed a complex deal within 12 days. I will never again rely on anyone else for any mortgage needs (I have purchased 4 properties with Scott but did not have the option with this most recent purchase- now I know and will insist on no other). "
Buying - Washington, District of Columbia July 2020

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