Brett Burns

Producing, Regional Vice President  |  NMLS - 320423  | 

Licensed in Arizona, California, Idaho, Oregon & Washington

About Brett Burns

Brett began his mortgage career in 2005. He now has over 15 years of experience in the industry and has expanded his national and state licenses to include WA, OR, CA, ID and AZ. Brett has been a top producer and Chairman’s Circle member since 2010, funding thousands of loans totaling over $1,000,000,000 to date. Over the past few years, he has been named as one of the top loan officers in the country.

Outside of work, Brett and his family have a passion for the outdoors. They enjoy backpacking, hiking, mountain biking, snowmobiling, and countless watersports.

  • Brett and his team are hands down the best lender I've had the pleasure to work with and refer my clients to. They are eager, very communicative and are very timely.

    Cheyanna Daviston

    I have heard so many things about loan process and what it takes to be approved for a loan, yet The Burns Team happened to be a unique one. I was able to get approved with no time and no issue at all and I would recommend this team to... read more

    bhupendra adhikari

    I've had the pleasure of working with Brett and his team. He is an absolute professional, knowledgable and articulates his products and services very well. I recommend him for your mortgage needs.

    Chase Benedict
  • The Burns Team is the best! I’ve done multiple purchases, refi, and a HELOC and all have gone super smoothly even with tight deadlines and special circumstances. I really appreciate their knowledge and professionalism.

    Shelley Young

    I met Brett after another lender was unable to complete a loan for an investment property. Brett and his team have now completed five loans for me and I will be using Brett for all my future mortgages. Brett's team does what they say they will do and... read more

    Joseph Notarangelo

    I’ve worked with Brett’s team a few times now. They are such a pleasure to work with. Everyone is so knowledgeable & professional it makes the process go very smoothly. Could not recommend them more!

    Tricia Steinke
  • Brett and his team are awesome! I have had many happy clients use Brett to purchase or refinance their homes. He has several different loan programs to help purchase a home in this tough market. He is very professional, knowledgeable, and trustworthy. His experience and expertise has helped some... read more

    Sandra Pierce

    Simply they best around!! My go to lender….

    Katherine Hansen

    Brett and his team were great to work with! They were so patient with us first time home buyers and the millions of questions we had. They made home buying feel easy!

    Alycia Long
  • Brett and his team have went above and beyond for our refi. They helped us years ago with our first home purchase when nobody else could and now found us savings and made the process easy. 100% recommend this team

    brian elich

    Brett and his team were amazing at helping me get a home. They were always available and did everything in a timely manner.

    Stefanie Ramirez

    If I could give The Burns Team at Director's Mortgage 100 stars I would gladly do it. Our loan application was complicated and straight-forward at the same time and The Burns Team didn't blink an eye, they just made it happen. They are professional, responsive and hard-working. We will be... read more

    Sharon Brown
  • Brett Burns is a fantastic lender and awesome in communication he kept me informed as the buyers loan was processing. I am a real estate broker for 25 years and would highly recommend Brett.Herbert Burkart Infinity Properties

    Herbert Burkart

    Brett and his team made this process smooth and stress free for my clients. Would highly recommend them to anyone looking for a mortgage or refi.

    Rhonda Edwards

    Working with Brett and Malissa during this entire process was amazing. They both took what’s a highly stressful and complicated situation and made it so much easier to navigate and understand. Brett called us during the application process with more options and ways to help our family keep our payment... read more

    Lauren Taleho
  • Brett and Malissa were an invaluable piece for the Buyers first time home purchase. They communicated with the buyers and I each step of the way. The creative videos on what to expect as far as the loan process was beyond 5-Stars.I will continue to have Brett and his team... read more


    The best lender in the business! The Burns Team has helped many of our clients realize their dreams of home ownership and have consistently gone above and beyond. Their customer service and reputation are unmatched! Highly recommend! ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

    David Huynh

    We are so grateful to have worked with Direct Mortgage. Brett and his team - Nestor Diaz and Kristen went above and beyond to get us financing and in our dream home. As a small business owner, we knew it would be more difficult but Direct mortgage helped us every... read more

    Jackie Vail
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