I am an Independent Discount Mortgage Broker licensed in WA and CA. Because I am essentially a one-man shop, I can offer you a full spectrum of professional mortgage services at significant savings. As a result of having no overhead and no managing broker, I operate as lean as possible and pass on all the savings to you! I encourage you to compare my quotes and you will see for yourself.FREE consultation and Pre-Approval Letters.
2020 – I moved to Vashon, Washington from Sebastopol, California and became licensed as a Washington State Consumer Loan Company (CL-2431410).
2008 – Present. I am a Real Estate Broker (Collen & Associates CA DRE# 01452367). During the Great Recession, I specialized as a short sale broker and commercial real estate developer (Land entitlements; Urban infill development; Commercial leasing).
2005 – 2008 – I started my career as a branch manager for the seventh largest sub-prime lender in California.
Since 1975, I have had over 30 years experience as a “fix and flip” real estate investor encompassing all stages of building and renovating houses.