Northern California

Doug Hallstrom

Mortgage Advisor NMLS-296948
Doug Hallstrom

About Me

As a graduate of CSUS with a business degree in Finance and Real Estate Law & Land Use, Doug comes to Finance of America Mortgage with over 20 years of both residential and commercial lending experience.  Six years were spent as President of his own mortgage brokerage firm located in Sacramento, California.  Consistently producing several million dollars of monthly loan volume.  Known in the industry for his ethics, high level of service  and vast knowledge of all areas of the loan business.

My clients only think about home financing a few times during their lives ~ I think about it every single day.  It’s their home and their future.  It’s my profession and my passion.  I am ready to work for their best interest.

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Why Finance of America Mortgage?

We’re not about pushing loan papers. We’re about moving your dream forward. And we do that through knowledgeable local advisors, a personal approach, and a variety of smart loan options.

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$50B+

Consumer Loans Funded

400+

Local Advisor Branches

Frequently Asked Questions

How many properties should I look at?

The total number of properties you may look at will depend on several factors, such as your budget and the housing availability in your area. In general, real estate agents recommend that homebuyers look at several properties before making a decision, but there is not an exact number. Most people look at 10 homes, at a minimum, so they can compare them. However, you may find the dream house with more or fewer searches.

What is the best way to search for homes?

When it comes to the best home buying tips, there are different ways to search for properties. Statistics from the National Association of REALTORS® reveal that 51 percent of buyers searched and found their homes on the internet, while 30 percent used real estate agents. Other ways to search for homes include asking friends, relatives, neighbors and homebuilders for help. A small percentage of homebuyers used newspaper advertisements and yard or open house signs to search for homes.

Should I get pre-approval before making an offer?

Although a pre-approval is not one of the required steps to buying a house, it can certainly help you stand out in a competitive market with many buyers. A pre-approval can show sellers that you’re serious and capable of getting a mortgage, so they may be more likely to accept your offer.

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My Office

Folsom, CA
35 Iron Point Circle, Suite 200
Folsom, CA 95630
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