adam-backes-headshot-web largeAdam Backes - Southern Trust Mortgage

Main Number: (410) 610-4965

181 Harry S Truman Parkway Suite 195
Annapolis, MD 21401
Meet The Staff



As a seasoned loan officer, his goal is to help make the home mortgage process as easy for you as possible. He’s been in the mortgage business now for over 15 years. In that time, he’s worked for a few small brokerages, a fortune 500 builder as their preferred lender, several top retail lenders in the country and now a fast-growing regional mortgage company, aka Southern Trust Mortgage. His diverse background with the different types of companies has served him well in gaining industry knowledge and experience. This allows him to assist his clients in finding the best options for their situation with the highest quality combined with the most competitive interest rates in the area. His goal is 100% customer satisfaction!

Adam specializes in many home loan programs including first-time homebuyers, FHA, VA and conventional loans, renovation and construction loans and jumbo loans. Currently, he is licensed to originate loans in Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, the District of Columbia, Pennsylvania, Ohio, North Carolina and Florida, with a concentration in the Maryland counties of Anne Arundel, Calvert, Baltimore/Baltimore City, Cecil, Harford, Queen Anne, Caroline, Kent, Dorchester and Talbot.

Whether you are purchasing your dream home, performing home renovations, building a rental portfolio, refinancing an outstanding loan, or consolidating debt, he can help you find the right loan program at a low rate no matter what your needs are.  The mission here is to create lasting relationships with each and every client and to continue providing excellent service for many years to come. To speak directly with Adam, simply give him a call anytime or feel free to utilize any of the interactive tools offered throughout the site.


Get to know me better…


Adam attended the University of Maryland and grew up in beautiful Southern Maryland. He currently lives in Chesapeake Beach with his wife and son. When he’s not working or spending time with his family, you’ll probably find him on the golf course or at a local sporting event.

Adam is a member of the following organizations:

  • Veterans Association of Real Estate Professionals, Director of Education – Annapolis Chapter
  • Calvert County Chamber of Commerce
  • Southern Maryland Association of Realtors (MAR/NAR) Affiliate
  • Sons of American Legion