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Lauren Sawyer Foster

Sales Manager

1751 St. Julian Place, Columbia, SC 29204
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Lauren Sawyer Foster is a native of Columbia, SC. She attended the College of Charleston and earned a degree in International Business. Upon graduating in 2006, Lauren worked with a new construction builder and developer. This allowed her to obtain vast knowledge in the home building process, real estate sales and closings.

Lauren has been a loan originator since 2010 and specializes in new home construction, FHA, VA, and USDA rural housing products. Lauren is a member of the Home Builders Association, Sales and Marketing Council, Junior League of Columbia, and Kemopalooza Board at Palmetto Health. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, playing tennis, and running.

Lauren knows that this industry doesn't operate on a "9-5 schedule" and that accessibility and communication are crucial in your mortgage transaction. Please contact her today to learn information about our wide variety of purchase and refinance options!

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4.96 out of 5.0 stars
Sep 18, 2023

Lauren kept in consistent communication. I never had to reach out and call her for updates. She provided me with weekly updates. This was an amazing experience. Thank you so much for that Lauren!
Sep 18, 2023

Always an amazing experience! Guild and Lauren’s team especially are my go to for all things lending! If they can’t get you approved, no one can!!!
Aug 21, 2023

Lauren and her team never fail to be patient in explaining every option to my clients and stay kind and calm in the midst of any hiccups that may arise during a transaction. So easy to work with and always available to talk!
Alfonso F
Aug 22, 2023

Thank you Lauren for your work on this deal. The communication throughout was fantastic!
Aug 21, 2023

The communication was on point.
Sep 11, 2023

Lauren Sawyer Foster and her team at Guild Mortgage provide top-notch service. Whenever I had a question about our transaction, I was able to get a quick and accurate response. It was a pleasure dealing with Lauren and her whole team!

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I am authorized to do business in the states of Georgia, North Carolina and South Carolina.