Laraby Financial Group is a mortgage lending firm licensed to offer home loans anywhere in the state of Texas.  Laraby was established in 2001 with a focus on providing great customer service while maximizing the efficiencies in obtaining a loan.  Our mission is to serve our customers with honesty, integrity, and competence while providing loans with the lowest interest rates and closing costs possible.  Lastly, we pledge to help borrowers overcome roadblocks that may arise along the way!

Meet Our Loan Officers:

Randy Leonhardt –

Randy founded Laraby in 2001 after 7 years of working, his hometown Mortgage Market of Dallas Ft. Worth.  His 27 years of experience and relationships makes Laraby’s Mortgages, some of the highest quality and desired on the Secondary Market.  He holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Texas A & M University and is a volunteer at the Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo.  Randy’s leadership continues to help Laraby expand with offices currently in Houston, Bryan College Station, and will be opening in Waco during 2021. 

Joe Varisco –

Joe joined Laraby, after 25 incredibly rewarding years of working with the best technology and people in the Oil Field.  His time with Schlumberger allowed him to live on 4 continents, conduct business in 38 countries, and develop lifelong friendships with incredible people across the world.  He holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Texas A & M University, is fluent in English & Spanish, and is a volunteer at the Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo.  His experience has given him the business acumen, drive, personal responsibility, and accountability to transition into the Laraby team!

Tony Varisco -

Tony became a mortgage loan officer in 2003 and joined forces with Laraby in 2006. Having personally closed over twelve-hundred mortgage transactions in that time, relying solely on positive word-of-mouth referrals.  He is a Bryan-College Station native and Texas A & M University graduate.  Tony and his wife Callie have two children enrolled in CSISD’s dual-language program who enjoy youth baseball and dance.  With an appreciation for the needs of a growing family and managing household finances form the basis of how he relates to mortgage customers.