About the Vault

At Vault Funding, we are made up of Real Estate Investors, not snobby finance guys.


Between our team members we have flipped over 300 houses and continue to do more. Because we “get it”, we can pass it along.  We have loan programs that work for everyone and almost any situation.
Reach out today and find out if we are a fit for your amazing business.

Meet Our team

Mike Akerly


Principal/ Strategic Development

Mike brings an entire career of real estate experience.  He holds a brokers license in California, New York and Tennessee plus is an attorney in California and Tennessee.  Real Estate investing is his passion and that passion is brought to BRRRR lending through Vault.

Mike has a law degree from The University of Southern California and currently lives in Franklin TN with his wife and two boys.

Mike Brady


Principal/ General Manager

Mike has been a real estate investor his entire career, moving into the non-bank lending space in 2017.  Since then, the deal junky aspect has led him to grow that business and ultimately start Vault Funding.  Mike has reviewed thousands of single family deals nationwide and is proud to bring his experience to the BRRRR Invest Group.

Mike is a graduate of Auburn University and currently lives in Nashville TN with his wife and two kids.

Phil Woods


Loan Officer

Phil is Vault’s newest loan officer and is ready to bring his expertise in customer service and project management to your project.  Give him a chance to impress and you will be.

Phil is a graduate of Auburn University and lives in Nashville TN with his wife and baby girl.

Megan Brady


Loan Officer

A graduate from the University of Florida in 2007 with a masters from Wright State University in 2010, Megan has been with us since the beginning. She has been working in the loan processing space at Vault since 2018 and is focused on quality customer service. 

John Amaroufi CFM

Fund Manager

17 years of financial management experience in the construction industry ranging from individual job financials to larger corporate finance. Overseen the origination of over 100 loans, totaling more than $20,000,000.00. Deployed the fund balance more than 3 times in the first two years. Successfully managed several large real estate development and rehab projects. CFM (Certified Fund Manager).

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(866) REFI-365