What to expect
We understand that purchasing a home is one of the biggest purchases in a lifetime. We've streamlined our process to ensure that the experience of obtaining your mortgage is as smooth and stress-free as possible. Typically, once the loan documents are signed and delivered back to us, you’ll receive your funding in 5 to 7 days!
Why we should work together
Throughout his career, Steve has successfully assisted over 2,000 individuals and families from first-time buyers, veterans or those currently serving, to clients with previous credit issues. As an experienced Loan Consultant, Steve is able to provide personalized service and guidance to all his borrowers. His ultimate goal is to ensure his customers make the best mortgage choice for themselves and their families.
Steve is a devoted father and husband. He is an Arizona native whose passion is to educate all clients on the many home financing options available.
Fun fact: He spent time as "on air" DJ for local radio station before finding his true calling in finance.
You can find Steve at the Carmel Valley branch. Please don’t hesitate to contact him for any of your home mortgage needs!
AZ LIC# 0939444 | CO LIC# 100507955 | CA LIC# CA-DBO61852
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user2076704 from Mesa , AZ via Zillow
Steve and his team were nothing short of awesome with anything and everything in the process of purchasing our new home. Everything was made super simple and nothing was ever confusing. Superb experience all in all!!
emilynicholas84 from Gilbert , AZ via Zillow
Steven and the whole mortgage team were great! Everything was super simple and laid kit for you as you went. I really liked how friendly everybody was. I highly recommend steven and his team
angieflint from Avondale , AZ via Zillow
Steven was awesome to work with. He was very knowledgeable and his customer service was great. He was always available to answer any questions we had. I would definitely recommend Steven.
Aaron from Phoenix , AZ via Zillow
Working with Stephen was a pleasure. He's so knowledgeable and capable of explaining options in a meaningful way. There is no hand waving or obfuscation--he simply presents VERY COMPETITIVE options. The process itself was so smooth. He asked for what he needed the first time. There were no documentation request volleys. I recommend him to everyone I know.
jewel sanford86 from Florence , AZ via Zillow
Did amazing job with helping us. He really knows what he is doing. I will always recommend him for friends and family. We were told that we cannot do a conventional loan and he was able to get it for us. It was always easy to get a hold of him and when we did leave messages he always called back within a few hours
Dan from Gilbert , AZ via Zillow
Steve and team were amazing to work with. He spent time getting to know me and the needs of my family and took great care of me through the whole process. The team kept me informed every step of the way and everyone was always incredibly responsive. Even though I went through multiple offers, Steve was always there to help get things ready whenever we needed it, even with little notice. I will definitely work with Steve again.
Sarah H Esperanza from Mesa , AZ via Zillow
I just moved into my first home! I didn't know anything about real estate when I started considering buying a house. I quickly learned that this is about more than just trying to get a bargain rate - because buying a home involves a HUGE amount of TRUST. After my first conversation with loan consultant Steve Farrington, I knew I had found my lender. He didn't rush to give me a 2-second quote like the other lenders I had consulted. He asked me what I wanted and could afford, and then he actually listened. Imagine that! Steve always took the time to answer my questions - and I had a lot of them! He spent time teaching me so that I could make the best decisions for myself. And when I found that dream house 2 days before leaving for my vacation? He moved FAST! I had an accepted offer before I left! Steve was always available by phone, email, and text. By the time I signed the huge stack of papers at the end, I knew exactly what I was signing. Everything went PERFECTLY and we even closed early - with a great rate!
Dindo Suarez from Gilbert , AZ via Zillow
Would definitely work with my lender again! Highly recommended. Very professional, respectful and takes the time to make sure you’re well informed and educated to make the right decision.
BlaiseA from Queen Creek , AZ via Zillow
From beginning to end Steve Farrington and the Gaylord-Hansen Mortgage team were were knowledgeable, professional, and best of all available. Every question or concern I had was answered with accurate information in a timely manner and with complete understanding. They went above and beyond throughout the entire experience and made what is a stressful process, a seamless one. I will never be able to recommend them highly enough and will never go to anyone else. Thank you so much for everything you have done for us.
A & D Moad from Mesa , AZ via Zillow
Steve was amazing, the day we made an offer on a house he took the time (even though it was the weekend) to spend about 45 minutes on the phone with us to get the information he needed for us to get the pre-approval necessary. He stayed in constant communication, and was easily accessible. We even had to call him one evening to talk us through signing off on a document. He again gave up his own personal time to help us navigate our way. Working with Steve was an Excellent Experience
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