About Us

Based in Dallas, Texas, the Five Star Institute (FSI) is a national trade association supporting the U.S. residential mortgage and real estate market, through membership groups, publishing, conferences, education services and strategic events. FSI advocates on behalf of and for industry stakeholders on policy matters and interests established to protect, preserve and promote homeownership.


We offer a number of in print and online publications to keep you up to date with the latest news in the mortgage industry.


We bring together all the members of the mortgage industry, affording them unsurpassed opportunities for education and networking.

Membership Groups

Our membership groups bring together the elite professionals in the mortgage industry and provide unique opportunities for growth and exposure.


If you’re passionate about doing your best work, making a difference, and having fun doing it, apply to one of our open positions!