Zach Griffin
Senior Loan Advisor
PH (510) 339-4300 X117
FX (855) 549-8724
NMLS# 295438
CalBRE# 00844040


Zach has distinguished himself as a true professional in the mortgage industry. He brings a wealth of knowledge, experience and creativity to the loan process. This allows him to accurately assess each borrower’s unique needs and put together the best loan program. As real estate loans have grown increasingly complex, he helps navigate his clients through all the financial intricacies. Zach will be your advocate through the whole loan process.

A Bay Area native, Zach graduated with honors from UC Berkeley in 1985 with a bachelor’s degree in Economics, and has remained in the East Bay ever since. He began his career in the finance industry in 1987 originating loans at San Francisco-based banks. In 1995 he relocated his business to Montclair. Zach lives in the Rockridge area of Oakland with his wife and three children. He is an active member of the Lake Merritt Breakfast Club and has been involved with coaching and umpiring in North Oakland/South Oakland Little League. He enjoys skiing, baseball, running, and weight training.

In the News
Zach Griffin… broker/banker of the month!

Zach’s Vision
My commitments are to help you obtain the loan best suited to your needs, and to close your escrow on time. I want to be your partner and advocate in this increasingly complex process. I will find solutions to unexpected challenges. My goal with every transaction is to make the loan process “worry free” for you!


Thanks for going the extra mile for us in setting up our new home financing. We appreciated your expertise, professionalism, and friendly “can do” attitude! We love our new place and appreciate all that you did to make our financing possible. You can expect lots of referrals from us!
– Lisa, Dana, and Jack S.

Thank you for your cheerful and never-ending support – and for helping us with all our “last minute” needs and requests. You have been an integral part of making our dream a reality – and our reality today is that we are living a dream. We love our home. I can’t say enough about your professionalism and how thankful we are to have been able to work with you.
– Diane and Kelli

Thanks for all your help with the refinance of our Berkeley home. You were incredibly helpful and patient every step of the way. What at one time seemed beyond our reach became real on Friday, and your expertise played a big part. It was a pleasure working with you, and we’ll be sure to refer friends and colleagues to you.
– Holly and Bruce W.

We would like to extend our thanks to you for all your patience, understanding and thoughtfulness in the purchase of our new home. We realize that you worked under very tight time constraints and would like to acknowledge all the hard work and effort you put into the purchase of our first home. You were so understanding and patient with us. I will definitely recommend your services to my relatives and friends.
– Kristin and Lee