Borrowers can count on us to perform when the need for quick capital arises

Over our history we have participated in transactions totaling well over $1 billion. We have expertise in every type of real property transaction including underwriting, closing, and servicing loans, as well as managing and leasing owned property. We have extensive zoning and development expertise in house also. The company is known for its stability, longevity and integrity. Investors know our private lending is our core business with a plan to continue building on our good name. Borrowers know they can count on us to perform as advertised when the need for quick capital arises.


Graham Mortgage Corporation was founded by Mr. Joe M. Graham in 1987. Mr. Graham was the sole shareholder from its inception until January of 2013 when the company was sold to Dean Castelhano. Mr. Castelhano currently serves as President and sole shareholder. Mr. Graham remains as Chairman of the Board and is active in the company’s everyday operations, serving on the loan committee and as an active investor in Graham-generated loans. Mr. Castelhano is currently serving as head loan officer and underwriter. The company has 4 staff members in addition to Mr. Graham and Mr. Castelhano. Graham Mortgage Corporation has been headquartered in the Oak Lawn area for its entire tenure.

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To provide debt capital solutions for Texas commercial real estate owners in the most reliable and efficient manner.


Ensuring that no good deal fails at the closing table.


Our faith in the Texas economy.
Our long-standing, renowned reliability and speed of execution.
Our steadfast stewardship of investor capital.
Our respect for our stakeholders.