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Lucas Chiddister Loan Consultant

  • NMLS # 2176354
  • 15 Reviews

About Lucas Chiddister

Lucas Chiddister is a dedicated Loan Consultant with solid experience in home loan origination. Lucas Chiddister, NMLS #2176354 is ready to meet the needs of the community and demonstrate why so many clients have put their trust in New American Funding over the years.

#1 in Customer Satisfaction
among Mortgage Servicers!


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Company Culture

NAF360 is our commitment to 360 degrees of trust and respect.

NAF360 is our strength of character. It starts with each of us and flows from one person to another. It’s the trust we build with our clients, an understanding we’re here to help. It’s our ongoing contributions to the local community, the assurance we extend a helping hand. NAF360 is felt in our offices, transmitted in every call, evident in every referral, and shines brightly in countless glowing reviews.

Pathway to HomeOwnership

Are you Ready?

At New American Funding, we believe that every person deserves a clear path to achieving their dream of homeownership. So, we created the Pathway to Homeownership initiative to alleviate some of your financial worries.

What is the Pathway to

Homeownership Initiative?

The Pathway to Homeownership offers qualified borrowers in select areas up to $8,000 in assistance. These funds are not a loan that needs to be repaid and are available to first-time homebuyers in designated areas.

This program can also potentially be combined with other down payment assistance programs to offer you even more support as you build the life of your dreams.

Contact me today for more information!

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NAF Cash Can Turn You into a Cash Buyer

Buying in cash means convenience, certainty, and may mean cost savings too. In fact, buying in cash may help you save up to 11% over those using a traditional mortgage.* With NAF Cash, you can make a competitive, true cash offer that is not contingent on financing and close in little as seven days without having to sell your current home first.

*According to a study from researchers at the University of California - San Diego, cash buyers have paid about 11% less than using a mortgage. Reher, Michael and Valkanov, Rossen, The Mortgage-Cash Premium Puzzle (September 24, 2021). Available at SSRN: or

Loan Products

Every story of home buying is unique, we offer a variety of loans to meet our clients' needs.

You're In Good Hands!

4.98/5 Based on 15 reviews


Transaction Completed:

"Lucas provided me an amazing experience from start to finish - he was a key factor that made my home buying process seamless! Very knowledgeable in what he does and it made me feel reassured that he had my best interest at heart. Not only that - Lucas is very personable and a great communicator. Whenever I had a question he followed up with me promptly and was very transparent with me throughout this entire process which I appreciate so much. I look forward to do future business with Lucas and I cannot thank Lucas enough for helping me purchase my first home!"

Apopka, FL


Transaction Completed:

"Lucas went above and beyond what I expected. His credit advice over the past year has really helped me improve my credit score and made it possible to buy my home. And when it was time to buy a home, he was always available and communicated with me every step of the way and showed me he cared. Thank you so much Lucas!!"

Wimauma, FL


Transaction Completed:

"This is my second time purchasing a home, my first experience while pleasant, pales in comparison to the level of care provided by Lucas. From the beginning Lucas was a constant support, he provided reassurance that we would make it through this process together. He made himself available, every time I called text or email. Lucas went above and beyond to ensure I was comfortable, I would not have been able to get through this process without him. I truly appreciate the level of care and thoughtfulness, when handling my finances and sensitive information. Every now and then we experience a challenge that is overwhelming, when that leaves us feeling vulnerable, and in need of support advice and assistance. Lucas is amazing at his job, he is a authentic person, and was truly a joy to work with. There are not enough combination of the words in the dictionary that I could put together to express my gratitude and appreciation. What made a great was the human factor, in the care and attention the provided. Lucas and team are rockstar! I enjoyed working with them all to close the sale on my new home."

Apopka, FL


Transaction Completed:

"Working with Lucas was an extreme pleasure from the start and a breath of fresh air to say the least. His communication, professionalism, and expertise was exceptional. Lucas and I worked together step by step to make this deal happen and his support was unwavering. This was honestly one of the best experiences I've had. There were some challenges along the way but in partnership with Lucas we were able to work through those challenges and provide a great experience for our client."

Leesburg, FL
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Mission Statement: In 2013, New American Funding formed its own Latino Focus Committee. This purpose driven group works cohesively to enhance the quality of the lending experience among Hispanic consumers and aims to enrich the Hispanic community through homeownership. By mirroring the communities, we serve, we are able to increase sustainable Hispanic homeownership across America.


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