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Meet YourBranch ManagerLeslie Kight

Leslie Kight is a highly skilled mortgage lender with almost 30 years of experience in the industry. He specializes in a variety of loan products, including Reverse Mortgages, renovation loans, first-time buyer programs, VA loans, and loans for self-employed individuals.

Leslie is a dedicated advocate for his clients and works tirelessly to ensure they receive the best possible loan terms and rates. He is known for his attention to detail and his ability to help his clients navigate complex lending requirements.

As a Reverse Mortgage specialist, Leslie has helped numerous seniors access the equity in their homes to improve their quality of life in retirement. He understands the unique needs and challenges of this demographic and works closely with his clients to find the best solutions for their individual situations.

Leslie is also an expert in renovation loans and helps his clients secure funding to make necessary repairs or updates to their homes. He is a dedicated advocate for first-time homebuyers and helps guide them through the process of securing their first home. Additionally, he is knowledgeable about VA loans and is committed to helping veterans and their families achieve their homeownership goals.

Leslie's expertise also includes serving as a divorce mortgage specialist. He has a deep understanding of the unique challenges and financial considerations involved in divorce-related mortgage transactions. Leslie is passionate about helping his clients navigate this difficult process and achieve the best possible outcome.

For self-employed buyers, Leslie understands the complexities of income verification and works closely with his clients to find the best loan products to fit their unique financial situations. Leslie is committed to providing his clients with exceptional customer service, and his dedication to his clients has earned him the respect and admiration of his peers in the industry.

Overall, Leslie Kight is a trusted and experienced mortgage lender who is dedicated to helping his clients achieve their homeownership dreams. He is a trusted advisor and an invaluable resource for anyone seeking to achieve their homeownership goals or navigate complex mortgage transactions.

Leslie specializes in reverse mortgage loans in Atascadero, San Luis Obispo, Paso Robles, Monterey, Santa Barbara, Ventura, and Fresno.

Based in Atascadero, CA


What Fairway customers are saying *

My wife and I really appreciated the huge financial help from Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation. Our lives have been better than before. Thank you again.

Donald Y.

Fairway was always professional, expedient, and truthful about the process of obtaining a reverse mortgage loan. No part of the process was concealed or confusing. It was a pleasure to work with Fairway and its representative.

Sandra H.

This is an invaluable loan for seniors. The staff was terrific helping us navigate through the process and explaining the benefits this provides.

Gwen R.

What is a Reverse Mortgage Loan?

A reverse mortgage is a unique loan that allows those 62 years of age and older to convert a portion of the equity they have built up in their homes into cash and defer repayment until they pass away or move out. The loan can provide you with cash that you can use now, help you develop a line of credit, and more, giving you more financial flexibility in retirement.

Benefits of A Reverse Mortgage

There are many incredible benefits to this unique loan, and it can be a great way way for you to feel secure in your retirement and provide you with the financial freedom you are looking for.


  • No monthly mortgage payments except for taxes, insurance, and maintenance
  • Growing line of credit (applies to unused funds)
  • Increased discretionary cash flow
  • Can sell YOUR home at any time
  • Does not require payment until last living borrower permanently leaves the home
  • Bridge the medicare gap
  • Increase your purchasing power

Benefits of working with a Fairway loan officer in Atascadero, CA

We Deliver On Customer Service

Our customers experience some of the fastest turn times in the industry. The Fairway reverse mortgage loan process is designed to exceed expectations, provide satisfaction and earn your trust.

Specialized Training

Each Fairway loan officer is required to attend live training classes before he or she can originate a reverse mortgage loan. Our Reverse mortgage planners have access to a dedicated support staff and ongoing weekly educational training calls.

National In-Person Appointments

Fairway has offices located nationwide with trained reverse mortgage planners, giving us the ability to meet with you in a face-to-face setting.

Who We Serve


You invested so much into your home and future, and retirement is meant to be a time where you can reap those benefits. With a reverse mortgage, Fairway can help you convert the equity in your home into useable, nearly tax-free funds.

Financial Advisors

With Fairway Mortgage, we can help your clients secure smart financial decisions when it comes to reverse mortgages and their retirement planning. We are proud to be a trusted resource for financial advisors and their senior clients.


The Fairway team is proud to be the top reverse mortgage partners for Realtors. With our years of experience, we will be there every step along the way, from the vital pre-approval process to a smooth, surprise-free closing.

Reverse Mortgage Resources

The Fairway team wants you to have convenient access to all of the details you need regarding reverse mortgages and has prepared a variety of resources that can help you along your planning journey.

Calculate Your Reverse Mortgage

Reverse Mortgage Myths & Facts

Reverse Mortgage Brochure

Find Out More About Our Loans, Like How Much You May Qualify For

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