Jay Richardson

At McLean Mortgage Corporation

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My Mission

My mission is to provide you with individualized advice that fits your specific needs regarding home financing. My goal is for you to have a trusted mortgage advisor not only to help you meet your own needs, but to meet the needs of your family and friends as well.

Options To Fit Your Needs

Through McLean Mortgage, we are able to offer a complete line of residential mortgage options at very competitive rates because we have access to the largest and most trusted sources of mortgage finance products available anywhere. These products include:

  • Federal Housing Administration (FHA) Loans
  • Veterans Housing Administration (VA) Loans
  • Conforming Loan Products
  • Jumbo Loan Alternatives

Whether you are financing a $100,000 home or $1,000,000 home, we have options to fit your needs. And for those who have special circumstances, we offer alternatives which can help overcome those unique challenges.

Jay Richardson

Vice President, Senior Loan Officer
NMLS ID # 455523

The mortgage process can be complicated. As loan officers, we work through many different types of financial situations to help people find loan options that work for them.

As a trusted mortgage advisor, my focus is to help transition buyers who want to move into a bigger home or size down to a smaller home. I am privileged to meet new families and hear about their home-buying plans, and the fact that they choose me to be a financial partner with them during the loan process gives me great satisfaction.

I’ve been in the mortgage industry for 17 years. I grew up in Buffalo, New York, and I now reside in Fairfax Station, Virginia. During 17 years, I have helped over 2,700 families and made many friends along the way. Peers have recognized me as a top performer, and I have been in the 1% Origination Club several times during the last decade.

McLean Mortgage has team members who understand customer service. We work together as individuals and collectively, to make our clients and referral partners a priority. The fact that we hold so much value in customer satisfaction and finding the right mortgages for each client means that we will continue to attract the best people in the industry.

When I’m not helping clients, our family supports many charities who help families in crisis or need necessities like food and water. Specifically, we support our home church, Assist Pregnancy Center, World Vision, Wholehearted Foundation, Cru, and Food For The Hungry. I am a volunteer client mentor at the Assist Pregnancy Center. We help the male partners who come to the center, with needs like fatherhood training, building healthy relationships, financial budgeting, or other spiritual needs. In my spare time, I enjoy attending family events, traveling, biking, and playing basketball.

Let’s start exploring your mortgage options together.


DC Mortgage Loan Originator License #: MLO455523
MD Mortgage Originator License #: 43151
VA Mortgage Loan Originator License #: MLO-43504VA

The Jay Richardson Team

Here’s just a small sampling of the reviews our clients and partners have shared with us.

Jay helped us quickly see how we could present an offer to purchase without including a home sale contingency, a detail that can be a deal breaker in this competitive market. He was very responsive to our questions and presented all of the options and information we needed to make an educated decision. We felt confident to move forward with buying our new home. Thanks, Jay!
K. McAvoy
It was a great pleasure working with Jay and his team. They made our first time home buying experience a cake walk. The best part about working with Jay is the responsiveness. He is extremely responsive with precise and crisp answers to the questions. He made sure we got the best deals and rates and guided us like a friend throughout the process. He helped to get a fairly sooner closing than we had expected. We highly recommended him to anyone who wants to sit back and relax about the loan procedures while he is going to take care of every tiniest thing for us.
V. Balachandar
My home purchase involved the submittal of several offers and involved many complexities, all of which Jay and his team helped us navigate. Jay was able to provide us with Pre-Approval Letters for these offers within hours, even in the evening and on weekends. He helped make a stressful process as simple as possible and made it possible to close early. I highly recommend using Jay.
T. Nelson
We had a lot of moving parts as part of the loan (selling a house, buying a house, converting a trust, etc). Jay and his team were great to work with. Jay was available morning, evening and night by phone, text, and email so I alwasy felt reassured he was handling everything. If I ever had questions, he was easy to talk to.
D. Grobmyer
Working with Jay and others of his team was an excellent experience. As a first time home buyer I had numerous questions and concerns on many aspects of financing a home. Jay found several solutions for me to be able to get approved for a more suitable loan, and in turn find my first home. Without the patience, wisdom, and experience of Jay and the rest of his team members, this process would have been much longer and more stressful. When people ask me about my home buying experience I will recommend that they make the same decision I did and work with Jay.
E. Bobby

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11325 Random Hills Road, Suite 400, Fairfax, VA 22030

Mobile Phone

(703) 625-9588

Office Fax

(571) 419-6696

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