Fast approvals for all our loan programs

We have been helping people secure funding for over 30 years.

Easy process for all our loan programs

We have earned an outstanding reputation for expert, professional service.

Competitive rates for all our loan programs

We are proud to be family-owned, with the care and commitment that comes from our family to yours.

Receive your funds quickly for our all our loan programs

We have developed long-term relationships which allow us to secure funding where others have failed.

Expert Lending With a Personal Touch.

Experience the Brass Financial difference. Work with a lender who you can count on.

We lend to all 50 U.S. states

Brass Financial helps individuals and businesses secure funding when you most need it. With over 30 years of experience, we have built a reputation as a reliable lender that gives you the attention and care you can expect from a family-owner business.

We are a direct private hard money lender that gets loans funded in days—not months that banks and other mortgage companies cannot or will not fund. We offer true No Income NO DOC Loans, Fix & Flip, Long Term Rental Loans, Cash out or Purchase, in addition to our Business, Personal and Commercial Loans.

We also offer Joint Ventures opportunities to real estate investors, realtors and contractors who are looking to buy fix & flip properties. Brass Financial Group will partner with you and put up 100% of the funds needed in return for a percentage of your profits. Call today to learn more and reserve your funds!

Talk to one of our lending specialists to see why people across the United States choose Brass Financial for their personal and business funding needs.

Who We Are.

Who we are is as important as what we do

We are a family owned business with our main office located in Ocean City, New Jersey. Our commitment is to provide expert service with the personal attention that you can expect from a family owned business of over 30 years.

Where We Lend.

Helping individuals and businesses in all 50 US states

We are licensed in all 50 US states. Whether you are an individual or a business, we can help you no matter where you may be located in this great country!

Why Choose Us.

Not all lenders are the same. Brass Financial is a special kind of company.

Borrowing money to pursue your personal or business goals can be a stressful decision. Choosing the right lender is a very important step in the process. That is why we are so proud of our reputation and track record over the past 30 years. Here are some of the many reasons choosing Brass Financial is the best decision you can make:

30 Years of Experience

Experience matters! Lenders with less experience may not have the expertise to close difficult loans or to work through problems that can arise during the lending process.

Outstanding Reputation

Trust is critical! You want to work with a lender that has a long history of fulfilling their commitments with integrity.

Trusted Relationships with Private Lenders

The decades of trust we have built with our private lenders allows us to secure funding faster, easier, and more reliably than most lenders. This is a direct benefit to you. You can be rest assured that we can help you when others may fail.

Steve Brasslett


Steve Brasslett - President CEO of Brass Financial Group Ocean City, NJ

Steve has over 30 years of experience in the mortgage industry. As the founder of Brass Financial, Steve has emerged as a thought-leader in the lending industry.

Before Brass, Steve was the President/CEO of Ivy League Mortgage with corporate headquarters based out of Northfield, NJ and overseen 16 additional branch offices located throughout the east coast. Steve was also responsible for the production of over 3 Billions dollars of residential loans and mortgage backed securities in addition to over 150 employees.

The trusted relationships Steve has formed with many private investors over the years allows Brass Financial to provide funding where other lenders fail.

Steve lives at the shore in south Jersey with his wife Dawn of over 30 years and has two children. His daughter Bianca is currently attending college and his son Dane has joined him in the family business and helps run operations.

He is especially proud of the relationships he has built with hundreds of clients who he now calls friends - who he was able to help as they pursued their dreams.

Dane Brasslett


Dane joined Brass Financial in 2016 where he helped develop and establish the company for what it is today. Dane oversees operations ensuring the customer experience is fast, easy, and reliable - which is the Brass Financial promise!

Before Brass, Dane worked in the restaurant industry since he was 13 years old, from busing tables to managing the restaurant, he has always excelled in whatever was thrown his way. Aside from Brass Financial Group, Dane runs Brass's residential redevelopment company that buys, rehabs, and sells real estate along with building their rental portfolio. Dane is also co-owner of Coastal Cabinets, specializing in wholesaling kitchen cabinets.

Dane Lives in south Jersey where he was born and raised. Besides work, Dane has been an assistant boys high school lacrosse coach for the past six years at Ocean City High School, and enjoys boating and golfing in his free time.

Dane is here for clients at any time of the day to answer questions or if they need advice on anything real estate related, Dane will go out of his way to help. He loves seeing projects come together and seeing his clients reach their goals!

Dane Brasslett - COO of Brass Financial Group Ocean City, NJ

Dawn Brasslett


Dawn Brasslett - Accountant of Brass Financial Group Ocean City, NJ

Dawn has been with Brass Financial since the beginning, she handles all of the accounting. Dawn is also a realtor in Ocean City, she is based out of the 34th street office of Berkshire Hathaway homeServices Fox & Roach. If you are looking to buy or sell in the South Jersey area she would be happy to help, you can contact her at

Lisa Booth

VP of Sales

Lisa Booth - VP of Sales of Brass Financial Group Ocean City, NJ

Lisa is the VP of Sales for Brass Financial Group where she processes and underwrites both commercial and residential loans.

She joined our team in March 2010. Prior to joining the Brass Team, Lisa worked in the mortgage industry as a Mortgage Processor and a Mortgage Underwriter before taking time off to raise her family.

Lisa's customer service is unmatched, every client that she helps says great things about her and she is very proud of that.

Alexa Nepa

Loan Processor

Miguel Ruiz - VP of Private Lending of Brass Financial Group Ocean City, NJ

Alexa joined the Brass Financial Group in December, 2019. She has been a great addition to the team. The teamwork between Lisa and herself make the clients experience through processing and underwriting a breeze.

Prior to working at Brass, Alexa was a social worker for a non-profit organization. She specialized in helping homeless adults who had legal issues within Atlantic County. She assisted her clients with obtaining a job, housing, mental health services, and government assistance.

John Campbell

Loan Officer

John Campbell - Loan Officer of Brass Financial Group Ocean City, NJ

John joined the team at Brass Financial Group in 2018 and serves as one of the company's loan officers.

After retiring from a 27 year career in law enforcement, John decided to pursue his passion for real estate. Along with his wife Susan, John and sons own and operate a residential redevelopment company buying properties in New Jersey and South Carolina.

John is a lifelong resident of South Jersey and has served the community as a leader of the Boy Scouts of America Troop 73 and as an assistant coach for youth baseball and football.

In his free time John enjoys the outdoors, traveling with his family and attending many of the local real estate meetups throughout New Jersey and Charleston South Carolina.

John is always available to answer any questions and takes pride in helping clients reach their goals and dreams through real estate.


Company Mascot

Capri - Company Mascot of Brass Financial Group Ocean City, NJ

Capri is the most popular member of our team. She specializes in making everyone's day just a little nicer.

A highly accomplished tail-wagger, Capri's main job is to greet each customer and employee as they enter our office (unless it's nap time).

In her free time, Capri likes to walk the neighborhood and chase squirrels.

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Bruce Newman - Loan Officer of Brass Financial Group Ocean City, NJ

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For over 25 years THE DOTCOM VISION has been to make a POSITIVE IMPACT on the world by MAGNIFYING the GREATNESS OF OTHERS, and in the process establishing LIFE-LONG RELATIONSHIPS with our clients as a TRUSTED ADVISOR.

We are honored to work with the outstanding professionals at Brass Financial - who we have come to know as friendly, honest, and excellent in their industry.

"My best mortgage experience ever"

"I have been involved with many real estate and mortgage transactions over the years but it will say my most recent purchase involving Brass Financial Group was, by far, the easiest, quickest and most non-stressful on to date. I look forward to doing business with Brass again!"

Top Sulivan
Ocean City, NJ
"A clear and professional understanding"

"Dane and Steve, have a clear and professional understanding of how the market works. They are determined to make positive return on all investments."

Paul Stanton
"Easy process."

"Great follow-up and fair loan terms. Easy process. Would definitely recommend. Thank you!!!"

Drew Herrington
"They are there for you every step of the way!"

"Steve and Dane are great to work with, very knowledgeable in all aspects of mortgage lending, They make the process very easy and they are there for you every step of the way!!"

Dawn Brasslett
"I would definitely recommend them again to my clients."

"Brass Financial Group was a pleasure to work with. They made things so easy from start to finish and answered every one of my questions throughout the process. I would definitely recommend them again to my clients."

Dana Smith
"They make the process very easy"

"Great company to work with! They make the hard money lending process very easy to understand and it's a comfortable experience. They are also a mortgage company, so... bonus!"

Derek Doernbach
"Can't wait to do a ton more of business with you."

"Brass Financial is the best company out there for people that flip real estate. Their program for flippers is unbelievable and their mortgage financing programs are the bees knees. Great, great job guys can't wait to do a ton more of business with you guys."

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"They are fantastic to work with"

"I have worked with Brass Financial on several projects and I am pleased to say they are fantastic to work with. The group is always professional and great to communicate with."

Take The Tour Now
"The best guys, highly recommend."

"Steve and Dane are the definition of teamwork! They answer right away with details and explanation, they care about their clients and want what's best for them! Steve has helped me over the years with everything from loans to refinancing! The best guys, highly recommend."

Bianca Brasslett