About Dawn Palestini

Dawn Palestini is an experienced mortgage professional who’s been helping California residents reach their homeownership goals since 1989. She’s done so by always delivering excellent service and providing loan solutions that meet each customer’s unique home financing needs. Needs that include:

  • First-time home purchases
  • Second-home/investment purchases
  • Home renovations
  • New construction home loans
  • Federal loan program access (VA and FHA)

Dawn’s keen understanding of mortgage guidelines and regulations, together with her personal approach, means that she’s able to assist with any homebuying situation. That includes supporting first-time buyers who need help navigating the loan process or helping clients close on newly built homes. Dawn can find solutions that others may miss and works hard to ensure that each customer gets the funding they need.

When Dawn isn’t working with customers, she’s spending time with her husband/Jr. High School sweetheart and their four amazing adult children. She loves spending time in her yard as she has green thumb for growing plants! Born and raised in California, Dawn loves getting outdoors and exploring her state. You can find her and her family camping, biking or hiking and discovering new places in the area. Dawn understands her local community and strives to help clients establish roots through better home financing.


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What Our Customers Say About Me

Eloise M. May-22
“As a first time home buyer with less than stellar credit, Dawn and her team were extremely responsive and helpful in describing what information was needed and why. They also worked hard to lock in our interest rate before it went up and kept us updated as we ended up not needing to use our entire pre-approved loan amount so our costs changed in the process. Highly recommended especially for first time home buyers!”
Marilee H. Apr-22
“This process of financing a new home loan with Dawn and Zach was outstanding. I could not have been more elated. Just want to say Thank You for being there!”
Ashley L. Apr-22
“Dawn Palestini, Zach Fowler, and everyone at Homebridge were an amazing team to work with. They were on top of everything very efficiently, and kept us in the loop and understanding the whole process without having to worry about anything. Thank you team for making our home purchase a great experience!!”
Christopher S. Feb-22
“As with the first 2 times we worked with Dawn Palestini it was a pleasure to work with someone who treats each customer like they are family and comunicates often.”
Christopher S. Feb-22
“As with the first 2 times we worked with Dawn Palestini it was a pleasure to work with someone who treats each customer like they are family and comunicates often.”
John L. Dec-21
“The whole process went very smoothly. Dawn was on top of the job all the way though. We definitely would recommend her to our friends in the future.”
Donald R. Dec-21
“Dawn Palestini and Zack Fowler were exceptional and professional. They were great to deal with and I highly recommend them!”
Michael V. Dec-21
“This survey stated that Brittany Turner was assisting Dawn with my loan, but it was Zach Fowler who was a big help and who my answers to this survey are geared towards. My fiance and I were first time homebuyers and when we were done with the process were amazed at how easy it was for us. Every loan related question we had for Dawn and Zach was answered thoroughly and in a timely manner. We will definitely be keeping them in mind when we decide to purchase our next home!”
Daniel H. Dec-21
“We've been going to Dawn for home financial services for years and will continue to do so.”
Michael S. Dec-21
“I have worked with Dawn Palestini for years. I find her to be extremely professional, and knowledgeable. I would highly recommend Dawn”
Roland S. Nov-21
“Dawn and Zach went above and beyond in their communication to update on process of loan approval and what to expect. Loan approval was fast and so easy. We closed on time. They make a great team so knowledgeable. I highly recommend Dawn Palestini and Zach Fowler”
Jacki K. Sep-21
“Besides Dawn being great. Zach is amazing! I cannot express how amazing and on top of things he is. He is a great asset”

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