Edward G. Heck values the opportunities First Funding, Inc. creates to make day-to-day business decisions independently, with the benefits of economies of scale only an independent broker can offer to its clients. Heck founded the company on the cooperative theory along with honesty, integrity and full disclosure, which are the foundations of First Funding, Inc.

As President and CEO of First Funding Inc., Heck oversees and directs all aspects of business activities throughout the entire company. His initial footprint into the mortgage market, dates back to 1990 and 1997 marked the opening of First Funding, Inc. 

As part of his leadership role, heck is spearheading the company’s expansion in Maryland organically through new talent acquisition and the development of key growth markets.

Additionally, Heck is a producing originator. He loves helping people of this great nation achieve the dream of homeownership. He brings over 28 years of mortgage lending expertise to the table with attention to exceptional customer service. 

Prior to starting First Funding, Heck worked at several mortgage companies. He was the top producing loan officer, holding positions as branch manager and vice president. Heck is a member of the National Mortgage Brokers Association, he grew up in Baltimore, Maryland and now lives in Davidsonville, Maryland. Heck enjoys hiking, kayaking, biking, playing football and softball. He is also an avid Ravens, Capitals & Orioles sports fan!