Ron Erdmann

SVP of Mortgage Lending/Branch Manager
2101 Grandin Road, Suite B, Cincinnati, OH 45208
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Ron Erdmann and his team were fantastic. They made the purchase of my summer home easy and gave me great options on financing. I would use him again without hesitation and will be recommending Guaranteed Rate to all my friends and family!

Mary S. | July 2018

No hassle mortgage company! Made for extremely smooth transaction and in a very timely manner! Well put together company and very organized!

Keith G. | June 2018

Ron and his team gets things done faster than anyone I've worked with in the industry.

Joel P. - June | 2018

Very timely response time, easy to get in contact with and straightforward. Made the process easy and seamless!

Amy G. | June 2018

Ron and his team made the process quick and easy. Plan on using these guys on all my future investments.

Joel P. - May | 2018

Ron and his team are the best. Great experience from beginning to end. I recommend Ron and his team to everyone I know.

Scott O. | May 2018

Team Erdmann was on top of everything at all levels. Nathan Daniels and Bryan Rebholz have exceptional client service skills.

Jennifer L. | May 2018

Outstanding customer service and great to work with. Thank you.

Scott R. | May 2018

Nathan Daniels was my Loan Coordinator and he did an amazing job, very responsive to emails and always on top of things. This was my first home purchase and I honestly don't think it could have gone any smoother. Everyone at Guaranteed Rate were happy and willing to answer questions and help me get into my home and to closing without issue. Highly Recommended.

Brad M.

Prompt responses, good follow up, easy to follow instructions, great communication.

Wesley B.

I have now used Ron for 2 loans and have sent him several referrals. Once again he beat my expectations and I will continue to send everyone I know to him and his team. Allison was also amazing, she stayed in touch and communicated with us constantly. We could tell she cares.

Christopher S.

Ron and his team make this process so easy! Ron is a trustworthy professional, who always has his clients' best interests at heart. We will continue to work with Ron and his team in the future as well as highly recommend GA to others. Thanks!!!

Dirk E.

Ron and his team was great. It make purchasing my first home a easy and smooth process. They accomplished everything they said they would do and were super responsive to every question I had. I'm so glad I went with them.

Matthew S.

Guaranteed Rate made the whole process so much better for me. I am eternally grateful for the service that I received!

Faith T.

Very easy and simple. Always willing to guide me through the process.

Brendan B.

The most efficient loan I have ever been a part of! Ron and his team are professional, excellent communicators and managed my expectations very well. I had multiple comments from our realtors that had the same opinion!

Thomas A. - 10/9/2017

Best team I have worked with in a long time. Ron E. is a true professional.

Benjamin R. - AUG 2017

It was a very smooth and streamlined experience to work with Ron and Lauren. How refreshing to get such great customer service and quick results. I have already referred new potential customers to Ron and his team and will continue to do so!

Jerry T. - AUG 2017

Ron Erdmann and his team were outstanding. Kept us informed through the entire process. Made it easy to sign documents electronically.

Stephen M.

Everyone at Guaranteed Rate were great to work with. Very friendly and knowledgeable. I felt very comfortable discussing all my concerns and trusted they had my best interest in mind. Thank you!

Michelle D.

Ron and Allison worked hard to get everything ready on a tight schedule and were very communicative, clear, responsive, and helpful at every step. Could not have been easier.

Maxwell S.

Ron and his team are great. They were extremely organized in their communication to us on what we needed - numbered lists and highlighting. I appreciated the organized and prompt communication in what is such a stressful process. Their responses were incredibly quick and they were always willing to talk directly with our bankers when we were unsure what documents exactly were needed. This is our second time using Guaranteed Rate and we will absolutely use them again if we move!

Jillian P.

Ron, Lauren, Bryan and Alison were all such a pleasure to work with, their quick responses to questions, their knowledge and professionalism goes above and beyond any other company I've ever dealt with. They definitely made the entire home buying process much easier on us! We are very grateful for Guaranteed Rate!

Dustin D.

Ron was a fantastic partner in our obtaining a mortgage for our first house. He's a true asset to the Guaranteed rate team and we were lucky to have him helping us through this process. We've already recommended him to a few friends looking at homes and will continue to do so. Thank you Ron!

William R.

We put many different scenarios to Ron and he responded quickly every time and gave us all the information we needed to make the right decision. The whole process was very easy and I would definitely recommend Guaranteed Rate.

Patrick S.

Ron really took the time to discuss the loan with me during evening hours which works best for me. This really helped me with feeling comfortable with the process and understanding the loan terms. I appreciate his help and the help of his team as well. I will be sure to recommend guaranteed rate to friends who are looking for loans in the future! Thank you to Ron and his team!

Elisabeth T.

You were patient with my questions. You made it easy to do all of the paperwork with e-signature. Closing day was well organized. All items clearly explained. And all my questions answered. Thank you.

Margaret W.

This was our first home purchase - so we had no idea what to expect. I think, in our minds, we thought it was going to be a long, arduous process. But after initially talking to Ron Erdmann on the phone where he clearly walked us through the process, we felt more at ease. As the process went on, it was clear communication - even when there was nothing to communicate. Someone on his staff always kept us in the loop where we were in the process and what was happening. We never felt out of the...

Anthony A.

I thought the process was very simple and smooth. The loan officer understood my needs and provided the best recommendation and also obtained a very competitive deal.

Isabelle L. - Cincinnati, OH | MAR 2017

The whole process was very well organized and used technology well. The loan officer and his staff were extremely professional and responsive. They got the deal done efficiently and quickly. It was a great experience!

Jerry T.

Brian Andy Allison was awesome! They worked so hard for us and went above and beyond through the entire process. Not only did they work hard but they were so utterly friendly and professional. 5 Stars way high for both of them as they are forever Rockstars for Gauranteed Rate. You should consider yourself lucky to have such talented people on your team. Always remember that your people make you who you are and they represent your brand an exceptional level. kudos again to this amazing team and...

Bonnie and John J.

The team I worked with was exceptional! Always super helpful, efficient, and quick to reply to all of my questions throughout the entire process! My home loan closed on time, right in the midst of the holidays - everything went smoothly!

Olivia S.

We appreciate Ron staying to work late the night of the election to lock in our new loan rate. He called us to confirm the loan we wanted so we could lock in before rates likely changed the following day. It was very thoughtful of him. Ron and Lauren were very patient with us as we changed loan terms in the middle of the first loan. We would have enjoyed meeting Ron at the closing. We never got to meet him in person.

Brent N.

Ron Erdmann and his team, Alison Belveal, etc. were exceptionally helpful and ensured a timely close for my wife and I. We couldn't be happier with our decision to use Guaranteed Rate.

Richard M.

Ron Erdmann & his team were wonderful to us. We needed to get refinanced quickly & had difficult circumstances. They guided us through the process explaining many things that we didn't understand. I don't think we could have done it in time without their help. We will recommend them to anyone and everyone!

Lucretia P.

Ron Erdmann & his team were wonderful to us. We needed to get refinanced quickly & had difficult circumstances. They guided us through the process explaining many things that we didn't understand. I don't think we could have done it in time without their help. We will recommend them to anyone and everyone!

Lucretia P.

I have worked with Ron at previous companies and trust him and his team.

Bethany W. – Cincinnati ,OH | JULY 2015

This was my first time buying a home on my own. The Ron Erdmann group made it easy. Ever time I had questions or concerns they gave me answers and reassurance about the process. They were always cheerful and helpful despite my many phone calls and emails.

Carrie Z.

Ron Erdmann and everyone else who helped my wife and me refinance our home were extremely helpful, nice and professional. I would definitely feel comfortable recommending their services to friends and family. Coming from our first experience when we first initiated our mortgage, with another company, we were honestly not expecting to end up feeling so at ease.

Matthew C.

Given my circumstances at the time of the loan application, I felt as though Guaranteed Rate did an overall great job; Guaranteed Rate investigated and ensured my unique financial circumstances had met all the loan guidelines and requirements, prior to the submission of my loan application/file to their underwriting department. As a result, Guaranteed Rate did an outstanding job easing the process of purchasing a home, via their level of outstanding commitment in order to aid their customers as...

John B.

Ron and his team are fantastic! That's my 3rd mortgage with Ron, and every one of them has been a smooth experience. Responsive and trustworthy...all you can ask for in a mortgage team. Thanks again

Robert W. 05/12/2016

Ron Erdmann, Jr. was very knowledgeable and responsive which is all you can ask for.

Kiley O.– Cincinnati, OH | June 2015

Ron Erdman made the entire process seemless

Patrick K. – Arlington Heights, IL | June 2015

Excellent experience. Closing was done in less than 30 days from submitting request. I felt that Ron and staff were on top of everything. I got quick responses to my emails. I was made to feel that I was there only client and that they were working 24 hours a day to get by loan processed. They also kept me informed of every step along the way.

Caron S. – Cincinnati, OH | Feb. 2015

Ron was a true professional and was remarkable to work with.

Daniel C. - Fort Meyer, Fl | Nov. 2014

My loan team was outstanding I have taken 14 major loans out in my life and this was by far the smoothest and fastest loan I have taken out. Great job! I know where to go for my next loan, thanks again.

John T -- 11/18/2014

I really liked Ron and thought he did a great job throughout the process. I would definitely use him again.

Jason H. -- 10/28/2014

Best Banker I have ever dealt with.

William F.

Ron made sure all the details, no matter how small, were taken care of. We had to do very little ourselves. Ron took care of it all.

Dean & Karen V.

Ron opened our eyes to options we didn’t know existed. He was courteous and professional. His follow up and service were excellent. We are happy we were referred to him.

Steven & Rachel T.

He was very accommodating with our first home purchase, we had a lot of questions. He made every effort to meet with us and answered all of our questions so we understood everything. We are very pleased and grateful!

John & Catherine S.

Ron’s customer service is best in class. He was always there to promptly discuss any questions/concerns I had and he was very patient with me while I waited for construction to be completed on my home.

Matthew C.

Working with Ron was amazing. He made an intimidating process VERY comprehensive. We have no complaints! Ron was willing to field questions anytime. We LOVED working with him and hope to do so again!

Kevin & Katie B.

Ron Erdmann did a great job! He kept me updated throughout the process!

Michael D. -- Martinez, CA 8/27/2014

Ron was very helpful in navigating the HARP loan, and also with helping us remove PMI from the equation. He is very knowledgeable about his field and products, and we have complete trust in him.

Jamie & Amanda M.


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Ron interview Q&A

Who is your typical customer and what questions do they typically have?
My typical clients are highly educated. They are experts in their field, but they aren’t experts in home buying or mortgage lending. They were referred to me because they are looking for honest, expert advice on the best way to execute their home buying plans, with the least amount of stress possible, at highly competitive interest rates, with a lender they trust will get it done for them at the promised terms.
How long have you been in the mortgage business? What awards have you won?
I was personally ranked a Top 1% Mortgage Originator in America by Mortgage Executive Magazine for 2014, 2015 and 2016. I was also a voted Cincinnati Five Star Mortgage Professional in 2014, 2015 and 2016. Per Scotsman Guide, I was ranked #208 in Homebuyer Purchases in 2015 and #145 in Closed Loans in 2016.
Tell us about a mortgage product that consumers may not be aware of?
Conventional 30 year fixed mortgage with 5% down payment and no monthly PMI. It often offers the lowest fixed monthly payment with the highest tax advantages.
What part of the home loan process do customers find most difficult and how do you help them through it?
Clients have a time getting reliable answers to questions like “How much down payment do I need?” “What is a good credit score?” “How much home can I afford?” I not only give my clients clear answers to these questions, but I explain the technical factors and the driving forces behind the answers, so they can make an educated decision as to what is best for them.
What provides you with the most satisfaction in your job as a Loan Officer?
Doing a great job for clients, and hearing them tell stories after closing about how much they are enjoying the house and all of the projects they are working on.

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