Metro Brokers Financial
Douglas Smith
Douglas R. Smith
5886 Wendy Bagwell Parkway
Suite 221
Poplar Square Shopping Center
Hiram, GA 30141
Phone: (404) 847-2525
Mobile: (404) 643-9071

NMLS #1157514
License #42346
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Senior Loan Officer, VA Loan Specialist

Douglas R. Smith

Mission Statement:

To provide every client with the same honest and reliable service that I would give to my own mother.


  • Over ten years’ experience as a loan originator for VA, FHA, and conventional products.
  • Over 25 years’ experience in the real estate sales industry.
  • Worked for over 6 years as a VA Loan Specialist and as the VA Eligibility Subject Matter Expert for the Department of Veteran’s Affairs.
  • Have extensive knowledge of real estate as an investor since 1984 and have been the principal in over 200 real estate transactions. Currently own and self-manage a large portfolio of single family and multi-family rental units in the NW Atlanta area.
  • Graduated Summa Cum Laude from Georgia State University with a BBA in Real Estate.
  • Veteran of the Marine Corps 1982 – 1986.
  • Veteran of the US Army 2004 – 2006. Served in Iraq as an 11B with E108CAV.


  • Wrote the VA loan specialist training and procedures manual used by the Atlanta VA Regional Loan Center. The manual provides detailed explanations of VA underwriting guidelines and policies.
  • Wrote the eligibility specialist training and procedures manual used by the VA nationwide. The manual provides an extensive explanation on how to determine a veterans’ eligibility for the home loan program, how to determine second tier entitlement, and special case analysis.
  • Have conducted training and information seminars for numerous groups of VA lenders, real estate agents, and veterans.
  • Considered to be an official “VA Subject Matter Expert” by the Department of Veterans Affairs.
  • Owned and operated my own mortgage and real estate companies in Kennesaw, GA for over 10 years.

Services Offered

  • Mortgage financing for purchase and refinance transactions.
  • VA financing is a specialty. I can help you with every step of the VA process from getting your Certificate of Eligibility to prequalifying you for the loan and delivering expert care through to the closing. Don’t trust your VA loan to anyone who is not an absolute expert on the program.
  • First time home buyer assistance using VA and FHA government backed financing.
  • Conventional financing for experienced borrowers.
  • Free pre-qualification and pre-approval. Find out what you can afford before you shop for a home.

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Metro Brokers Financial, Inc., 5775-D Glenridge Drive, Suite 200, Atlanta, Ga. 30328 A Georgia Residential Mortgage Licensee # 5892. NMLSR Unique Identifier # 163853. 404-847-2525