Sean Faries founded Land Gorilla in 2010. Under his leadership as CEO, Land Gorilla has pioneered technology solutions that make construction lending safer, faster, and more efficient and has become nationally recognized as one of the fastest-growing private companies in the United States. Faries is passionate about innovative technology to meet the complex needs of an ever-evolving construction lending industry, enabling lenders to successfully finance the critical infrastructure necessary to address our national housing shortage.
It’s now been almost seven years since people started to take notice of the current housing shortage and become angry over the skyrocketing costs for housing. But now we are seeing change in the finance industry and in every level of government, signaling that perhaps, we’ve finally reached a tipping point.
Brickman takes to helm of one of the largest mortgage companies in the U.S. today, and while times at the government-sponsored enterprise are filled with uncertainty, Brickman sees nothing but excitement for the future of Freddie Mac.
When buying a home, many Americans consider a 20% down payment to be the norm, the ideal amount of money to put down to get a conventional mortgage with no private mortgage insurance and to keep monthly payments reasonably affordable.