ABOUT PRESIDENT/Co-Founder Marcus Eligan

Marcus Eligan is the President and Co-founder of Mortgage Experts the fastest growing mortgage broker in the DC Metropolitan Area. Under the leadership of its founders, Mortgage Experts has soared to new heights, becoming one of the most innovative brokers in the industry.

With his focus on making the mortgage process better and faster, Marcus built Mortgage Experts from a 3-person company to a nearly 30-person team focused on making the mortgage process easier across the DMV area.

At the end of 2020, Mortgage Experts broke the all-time record of volume in one year with over $107.7 million in mortgage originations, while holding its title as the fastest closing mortgage company in the DC Metropolitan Area.


Prior to creating Mortgage Experts, Marcus is the son of two veterans and grew up in Bowie, Maryland. He attended Suitland High School in Forestville, Maryland where he played the trumpet and exceeded in his academics.

After graduating from Suitland, Marcus held several sales positions before being hired by a local mortgage company beginning his tenure in operations and learning the mortgage process from the ground up, originating loans and working alongside Realtors to create the ultimate client experience.

Over the last 20 years, Marcus’ leadership style and dedication to a team-focused business approach enabled him to gain record-breaking broker market share and rapidly grow Mortgage Experts into a leading lending operation.


In his free time, Marcus continues his commitment to the community by giving back. Marcus provides donations to many schools and organizations in the DC Metropolitan Area. Additionally, Marcus has taught free financial literacy classes and he believes financial literacy is one of the top attributes that is missing in our communities. Education equity, financial literacy, and preventing domestic violence are Marcus’ top priorities in giving back to the communities he serves.