Richard has been happily assisting homeowners finance the American Dream for over 20 years. He has received many recommendations and referrals for delivering a simple and effective “hands on” approach to assure his client’s loan transaction is handled efficiently and effectively. Richard graduated from USC in 1990 with a degree in Planning and Real Estate Development and soon joined Countrywide Home Loans For over a decade, Richard has been successfully promoted throughout various positions within Countrywide. From loan consultant, Vice President of National Lending Sales to National Account Manager for their Mortgage Revenue Bond division, his experience is broad in all aspects of the lending industry. For the past eight years as a Mortgage Broker, Richard finds great happiness assisting his clients. He takes pride in delivering honest advice and seeks the best loan options for his clients. Richard is happily married with two children and three stepchildren. He and his wife, Helena, travel often to Brazil to join her family in Rio de Janeiro.