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Michael Cortijo

Mortgage Banker


Michael Cortijo was born in Manhattan, New York. Soon after he moved to Lima, Peru in South America where he went to the American school “Franklin Delano Roosevelt.” Michael returned to the United States at age 17 to attend the University of Delaware receiving a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice. Michael also has a master’s in business administration from Westwood College graduating with Honors. While attending college, Michael joined the Army Reserve where he served from 1983-1989 and was honorably discharged.

He’s known for his perseverance to provide his clients outstanding customer service for life. Michael has achieved the highest production and customer satisfaction indices with several top financial institutions. He believes that there is no obstacle he cannot conquer and no task he will shy away from. In addition to his mortgage expertise, Michael utilizes his fluency in Spanish to help his clients achieve the dream of homeownership.

Currently, Michael resides in Leesburg, Virginia. He has six adult children, four girls and two boys, and four grandchildren. They are all outstanding citizens. His oldest son is a Captain in the Army and one of his daughters is an officer in the Navy. Michael’s hobbies include travelling, watching polo games, and collecting extremely rare antiques at auction houses throughout the world.