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Mortgage lender specializing in FHA and VA loans for people looking to purchase homes in Virginia and Maryland.
About Your FHA and VA Loan Expert for Virginia and Maryland
Markita Woods, aka “The Queen of Mortgages", is a Senior Loan Officer of WestStar Mortgage located in Woodbridge, VA. She has funded millions of dollars of loans in her career by assisting first time home buyers, veterans, active duty military purchase homes with zero money down financing options. Markita specializes in FHA and VA financing, WestStar is the home of the local government loan!
Markita’s teamwork approach stems from her former career as a professional basketball player with “The Washington Mystics of the WNBA”. Markita truly believes Together Everyone Accomplishes More. Her ability to relate to and communicate passionately with her clients has been a key to her success.
Markita is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Charlotte with a bachelors’ degree in Financial Management. A native of Detroit, Michigan, Markita is a married mother of two currently residing in Woodbridge, Virginia. She is active in the community through her local church. And she believes Yes You Can Get A Mortgage regardless of your credit history! She did and she is showing others how to as well!
Your service was at it's best. Thanks and I will recommend you to family and friends.
- Eugene James, Woodbridge, VA
Excerpt from letter sent to company manager:
I am writing this letter to let you know how pleased I was with your mortgage consultant Markita Aldridge-Woods. I want to inform you of the outstanding service and effort that was provided by Markita. I appreciated her enthusiasm and effort in making sure I had the best loan on the market and affordable as well. I will tell everyone I know about the amazing work that she done
- Mary Tate, Stafford, VA
"Thanks for the big effort to make my home loan possible. Your oustanding efficiency and great personality made a huge difference throughout the whole deal. WestStar is lucky to have you."
- Maria G. Wade & Kids
I am the proud owner of a new home and grateful customer. Whether you are a first time homebuyer or purchasing multiple homes visit WestStar Mortgage Inc. and walk away with a great experience, competitive rate, knowledge of the buying process AND keys to your future!
- Towanna Hinton Dumfries, Va
"My wife and I were very pleased with your level of service. From start to finish thanks for having our best interest in mind."
- Erick Dillard Retired Navy
Markita’s professionalism, understanding of military life, and knowledge of both conventional and VA home loan options really impressed us. Throughout the loan application and entire home buying experience, Markita provided us with personalized attention, timely responses and excellent advice. She was always available, either in person or email, to answer all of our questions. I highly recommend Markita to other military families seeking a home loan approval in this market. Her service is superior and you will not be disappointed.
- MAJ Wesley J. Williamson, US Army
Virginia License # MLO-6054
Virginia State Corperation State License Information ML-1875
Maryland License # 4085389 Comissioner of Regulation
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