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Sherry Riano

Sherry Riano

National Sales Director
NMLS ID # 71774
About Sherry Riano

With over 20 years of experience in the mortgage industry, Sherry Riano exudes a deep passion for helping families in the Triangle financially obtain their dream home. Born in Smithfield, North Carolina, Sherry moved to Raleigh with her parents when she was three years old, and later on attended Wake Forest High School. Upon graduating, she took a leap of faith directly into the workforce and has lived in the Raleigh area for the past 30 years.

Fun fact: Even though Sherry is a frequent jet setter, beach lover, and shopaholic, she has traveled to all 100 counties in North Carolina! And of course, she still believes there is no place like home. Married to the love of her life, Sherry has two beautiful children, and two beautiful grandchildren.

With a burning desire to ensure her clients and business partners are top priority, Sherry always takes into consideration each customer’s needs and goals in order to build a lifelong relationship. With a specialized approach to self-employed borrowers, first time homebuyers, jumbo loans, and VA loans, Sherry is a knowledgeable advocate for every customer she partners with.

Noted as a top producer in the country, including being nationally published, Sherry is the rockstar every future homeowner needs on their side! Always looking for creative ways to make clients’ dreams come true, Sherry and The Sherry Riano Team do whatever it takes to ensure customers successfully achieve their homeownership goals.

Ready to start the homeownership process? Contact Sherry today!

Fun Facts About Me

What is your favorite holiday?

Christmas, I love seeing others receive their gifts and the magic in kids eyes when they see Christmas lights.

Where did you grow up?

Here is the Triangle area, Wow how it’s grown.

What are you allergic to? 

Tree Nuts

What is the last TV show you binged watched?

Yellowstone, 1923, 1898

What makes you happiest?

Being with our family, Kids, the grandkids, parents, cousins…the whole deal.

What kind of elderly person do you hope to be?

Sassy with a little smart-aleck mixed in