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Paula Nirschl

Paula Nirschl

Area Manager

201 NE Park Plaza Dr., Ste 242, Vancouver, WA 98684
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Paula Nirschl is a branch manager and senior loan officer who draws on ten years of experience as a collegiate basketball coach to lead clients through the loan process and secure homeownership financing. She believes her most important responsibility as a loan officer is to provide education and aggressively tackle problems that may prevent you from reaching your goals. “As a coach, I learned that hard work and preparation in the pre-season leads to success,” she said. “I begin with the end in mind and put together a playbook that helps you strengthen your home buying position.”

Paula has worked in the lending industry for 17 years. Since joining Guild Mortgage in 2011, she has opened four branches in Oregon and Washington, and has her license in California. For the past five years, Mortgage Executive Magazine named Paula one of the “Top 1% of Mortgage Originators in America.” The National Association of Professional Mortgage Women (NAPMW) awarded Paula “National Leader of the Year” for her work with their local chapter in 2016.

 Paula was among the first in the mortgage industry to embrace more advanced digital methods during the COVID-19 pandemic, including web conferencing, portals for paperwork, online signing, and notarization. She says, “I strive to make the complicated lending process more comfortable and engage with vendors and clients in creative ways.”

 Paula is a NAPMW board member and partners with ninety-nine girlfriends, an organization that provides learning opportunities and grants for local women. She also helps loan officers reach their income potential as a coach with the Guild U- Elevate coaching program, and says, “Coaching is just in my blood— whether it's clients, co-workers, or teammates.”

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4.97 out of 5.0 stars
Feb 05, 2024

Everything went smooth and quick. Thank you!
Feb 05, 2024

The process was went super smooth and everyone at guild mortgage was great!
Dec 28, 2023

Working with Paula Nirschl was a pleasure. She guided me through my refinance and had a lot of patience with all of my questions. Grateful for her help.
Dec 26, 2023

Great team! Knowledge, experience, and communication are critical to get to the closing table. Thank you for providing exceptional services to the entire team; title, listing agent, buyers agent, buyer & seller. Look forward to having the opportunity to work with you again.
Shawnie R
Dec 23, 2023

Kelli and her team were professional, knowledgeable, and responsive. The team took the time to answer all the questions my clients had professionally. The customer service was outstanding! Team Nirschl-Scott is top notch!
Dec 19, 2023

Kelli and her team were professional, knowledgeable and responsive. The team took the time to answer all the questions my clients had professionally. The customer service was outstanding! Team Nirschl-Scott is top notch!

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NMLS ID #383396
I am authorized to do business in the states of Arizona, California, Florida, Idaho, Oregon and Washington. AZ BK#0018883; AZ BKBR# 0116760; AZ LO Lic.# 1019875; Licensed by the Department of Financial Protection and Innovation under the California Residential Mortgage Lending Act; OR ML-176;