GuaranteedRate Logo
GET APPROVED INSTANTLY

Steve Bighaus

VP of Mortgage Lending
1100 Dexter Avenue N, Suite 100, Seattle, WA 98109
Contact Steve
NMLS: 112825
Ready to start your Digital Mortgage?
Apply now

TestimonialsCustomer testimonials Read more

About Steve

After serving 8-years in the United States Air Force in England and Germany, it was time for me to come home and make a career change decision. I was fortunate to have a close friend in the mortgage industry who encouraged me to consider mortgage financing. This is how my mortgage career began. I have always been good with numbers and I liked the idea of a new challenge. 29 years later, I am still in the mortgage industry and loving every moment!

Half way through my career as a VP at a local Community Bank, I started working with a group of real estate investors here in the Pacific Northwest, and realized that this specialty was truly my calling. I resigned from my position as a Vice President and began working as a loan officer specializing in the field of real estate investors. I have molded my business to serve real estate investors nationwide which helped me become a leader in this field. I have won numerous awards throughout my career, but my most notable achievement was receiving a call from the producer of Moving America Forward (hosted by William Shatner) asking me to be a guest on their show. However, what gives me the most satisfaction on the job, is my relationship with my customers and business partners. Many people ask me how did I developed relationships across the United States and how did I maintain them? The answer is many airlines miles and hotel stays. Nothing better to meet people on a one on one basis to build long lasting working relationship. I tell people I am like an old politician, shaking hands and kissing the babies. My core values are, excellent customer service, industry knowledge based on facts and good old fashion hard work.

On a personal note, my wife, Maria and I have been married for over 37 years. We have 4 wonderful grown children and 3 grandchildren. I am an accomplished drummer and recently started to play the Vibraphone and study under one of Seattle’s greatest Vibraphone instructor. Jazz Improvisation, Classical Music and jogging are my stress release activities.

See how easy the Digital Mortgage works

Today’s rates

Loan Type Rate APR

*Rates may vary by state. Please see Assumptions for more details.

Check rates and get approved online right now in just minutes! Or give me a call and I’ll answer your questions and guide you through the process!

Intuitive Loan Finder

Our Intuitive Loan Finder lets you sort by lowest monthly payment, lowest interest rate or the right loan term.

Explore loan options

Start your Digital Mortgage

Apply now