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Petya McLaughlin
SVP of Mortgage Lending

Petya Popova McLaughlin: Your lender for life. As Senior Vice President of Mortgage Lending, she has assisted homebuyers in becoming proud homeowners since 2001. Committed to providing excellent customer service, and placing great value in helping her customers achieve the ultimate dream of homeownership, Petya spends an enormous amount of time educating her clients and helping them make the right financial decision based on their unique needs. "As an immigrant from a country that didn't have a developed residential lending system, I have an immense appreciation of homeownership and the role of the lending industry. As a mortgage lender, I have the opportunity, skills and experience to assist my clients and their families. I am always available to answer any loan related questions during the loan transaction and beyond. I believe in creating relationships for life and I am grateful for the opportunity to bring value, to assist my clients and be a part of the home purchasing process. I consider investing in real estate to be investing in your successful financial future." As a mortgage lender, Petya's competitive advantages include low interest rates, open communication with all of her clients, and fast and smooth closings. She specializes in conventional, FHA, VA, CalHFA and Jumbo loans and is licensed in four states including California, Colorado, Idaho, and Washington. Petya also speaks Bulgarian and Russian. Prior to joining Guaranteed Rate, Petya worked at several other banks and mortgage companies. Her strong finance background is key to her and her clients' collective success. She has a Master's degree in Economics and Post Graduate degree in ESL and Business Administration. Petya has called San Diego her home since 2001 and with her husband and their two children. They love their San Diego community, and are very involved within it. Her favorite pastime is traveling. She and her family love vacationing in Europe, the North West, and even day trips around San Diego. During her free time she enjoys music, the arts, and home renovations.

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