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John Wade

Regional Manager / Senior Loan Officer

When you’re looking to purchase a new home or refinance your current home, you need an experienced mortgage professional who knows the ins and outs of the industry and the local market.

I have over 20 years of experience in the mortgage industry and am one of the industry’s top loan officers. I earned a degree in economics from UCLA. I am committed to providing concierge level service. In this competitive market it is important to have a loan officer committed to lightning fast response times with ability to close your loan quickly and expertly.

I specialize in first-time homebuyers, seasoned buyers, hard-to-place loans, loans for the self-employed and jumbo loans. I enjoy working with first time homebuyers and experienced home buyers alike.

I am passionate about helping you find the right mortgage and guiding you from application to closing and beyond. I’m ready to set up a home financing plan that works for you and accomplishes your financial needs and goals. My mission is your total satisfaction and to become your lender for life. Check out my reviews online.

I hope you’ll browse my website, check out the different loan programs I have available, use my decision-making tools and calculators to see how much you may qualify for.

As always, you may contact me any time by phone, text or email for personalized service and expert advice. I look forward to working with you.

About Golden Empire Mortgage, Inc.

Golden Empire Mortgage, Inc. (GEM) is a privately held, full-scale mortgage banker offering a wide array of mortgage products focusing on quality, compliance, and unmatched customer service.

GEM is proud to be recognized as one of the most respected lenders in the mortgage industry. The GEM business philosophy holds that our borrowers’ interests come first, our service and advice are the cornerstones of excellence, and all borrowers deserve access to credit.

We are in business to:

Provide families with expert financing advice using experience and technology.

Build long-lasting relationships with our borrowers and realtor communities.

Be an employer of choice and provide our team members with growth opportunities.

Be a trustworthy and financially sound enterprise.

Be a positive influence in the communities where we operate.

This vision has helped catapult GEM into one of America’s largest, privately held mortgage companies.

GEM is a direct lender with FANNIE MAE, FREDDIE MAC, VA, and FHA along with a host of long-standing investor relationships with the most desirable correspondent investors in the industry.

We put our people and clients first as we set the standard for service excellence through cutting-edge technology in tandem with proven systems of productivity making GEM the home for the best in the industry.

We believe that a mortgage should be about the homeowner and the relationship with the lender, not just about a commission or transaction…this core value is the foundation of our commitment to providing a 5-star home lending experience.

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