Licensing Information

Licensed in GA and FL
VP, Licensed Branch Manager


3017 Bolling Way NE STE 136 Atlanta, GA 30305


Richard Staley

We pride ourselves on helping our customers achieve their goals towards homeownership. Our lending practice is based on a core principal of providing consumers a variety of innovative mortgage products tailored to meet their individual home financing requirements. We respect that everyone comes to us with unique circumstances, and we are ready to advise them on the very best way to meet their mortgage needs. Offering traditional loan products and a portfolio suite of programs enables us help a larger population of people including those who did not think homeownership was a possibility. Many of our clients recommend Angel Oak to a friend or colleague based on their positive experience working with us.
Richard Staley, licensed branch manager with Angel Oak Home Loans, has over 25 years of experience in the home lending industry. Richard is a veteran expert in the space with a comprehensive customer focused approach that has garnered him much success throughout his career. Richard is consistently recognized as a top producers at Angel Oak Home Loans and is recognized as one of the Top 200 Originators in Mortgage Originator Magazine. Richard's ability to integrate technology and maintain a caring focus makes the loan process quick, seamless and individual to each client’s needs. The company’s mission is to “serve others before self” which is simple, but with today’s challenges quite important. Today, Richard has over $1.6 billion in mortgages under management. He continues to provide world class service to his clients and his community. Richard is an Atlanta native who has been a proud Georgian for over 40 years. His Angel Oak office is located in the prestigious Buckhead area at No. 18.  Richard has an esteemed reputation in the self-employed world, and has helped numerous clients purchase a home who were previously unable to due to strict guidelines. Angel Oak is a national leader in non-QM and he has been able to assist clients based on heavy assets, unique income and also through traditional financing. Philanthropy is important to Richard and he is a passionate fundraiser for the American Cancer Society. Richard and his wife of 25 years enjoy attending Northpoint Community Church together. They have two amazing sons who currently attend Ole Miss. Angel Oak Home Loans is proud to have Richard Staley leading our company. Richard is committed to serving the mortgage needs of our clients to close more loans efficiently so more buyers can realize the dream of homeownership.


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"Richard is the consummate professional. He listened to what we wanted to accomplish on our refi and helped us get it done before the end of the year. I have used Richard professionally for years and now personally. He is the BEST!"

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Sarah C

"Richard is phenomenal! Honestly, I already knew he was a quality loan officer as I often refer him to my clients (I’m a realtor). If it weren’t for him and his team, I wouldn’t have a home today. Also, his reputation was so impeccable that even the seller’s agent knew him and felt comfortable postponing the original close date to make it work because she knew Richard would get it done. We didn’t have to postpone long because Richard and his team closed me in what felt like record time! THANK YOU Richard and Angel Oak Home Loans!"

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Clay J

" I have bought and sold more than twenty homes over the past 50 years, both as personal residences and investment properties. This was a very challenging assignment for Angel Oak because the Covid pandemic had interrupted our income. At the same time, the closing on the sale of our prior home was delayed for 60 days. Thankfully, Richard crafted a loan that worked for us and permitted us to "

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David B

"I had a very positive experience with Richard and Kim at Angel Oak Home Loans. The market is very fast right now with rates and housing inventory, and this team definitely moved at that speed as well."

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Jared T

"Simply put .... Angel Oak Home Loans get the job done! They were responsive, very clear about the the best options, and delivered when they said they would."

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Gavin S

"Great work by Richard and Team. Quick responses to questions and very helpful. Thanks!"

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West S.

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