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Steven Bakst

Executive Director

NMLS ID #9469

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"Let Steven get you home!"


Beginning his career in the mortgage industry in 2002, Steven struck with lightning speed when he was quickly promoted from to his first managerial position in just 6 short months. Mastering every aspect of loan closings, Steven values FM's collective commitment to "getting the job done," as well as appreciating the autonomy to do so. One of the reasons that can be attributed to Steven’s success is his tenacious commitment to immersing himself in understanding and mastering all facets of mortgage lending.  Steven is a welcomed speaker on the topic of fair lending and has been a featured presenter at the MBA and Optimal Blue conferences. As a highly regarded member of the mortgage industry’s elite, FM Home Loans is flourishing under his professionalism, experience and knowledge. 

Super Powers

Knowledge, Organizational Skills, Problem Solving, Structuring and Clarity


 from 13 reviews


06/05/2020 | Y.M.
Personalized service ,getting it done


05/06/2020 | C.G.
Thank you


12/20/2019 | A.C.
The service was great, professional and very timely. I would recommend to my family and friends. Thank you so much!


09/16/2019 | D.P.
As a first time home buyer, the FM team guided us every step of the way. It was reassuring for us to have a local, knowledgeable, and highly experienced support.


07/28/2019 | I.L.
Process was not a seamless one. Whenever challenges arose Steven and the FM team managed a fix.


03/06/2019 | Y.M.
Responsive, knowledgeable, and proactive


10/04/2018 | A.I.
Seamless process with open communication and quick turn around. April was equally amazing!


08/15/2018 | R.S.
All and all a good experiance


06/25/2018 | E.O.
The patience they had walking me through everything. Rossana was amazing too. She took her time to explain everything. Over all I was really really happy, and I already told three other people to use Steven. Thank you very much for such a wonderful experience. Sincerely Eliyahu


06/18/2018 | S.R.
Timely service, great support and timely closing


01/28/2018 | V.B.
great job done in a short time period


08/28/2017 | B.T.
Steven Bakst and the bank made the process a lot easier then we expected. Everything was done quickly and stufficiently.


06/25/2017 | N.M.
the agent I worked with Eli Ritvo along with Hannah were very helpful and courteous, they made the experience as pleasant as can be. thank you.