Derrick J. Wesson Jr.

Producing Branch Manager

NMLS: 256228


  • (909) 283-1601
  • (909) 674-5645
  • (951) 848-9318
  • 200 E Sandpointe Ave, Suite 650
  • Santa Ana, CA 92707

I have been in the mortgage industry for more than 26 yrs. I put my experience and expertise to work for you to help achieve your goal of homeownership, or to improve your current position. I have many clients who remain with me for life, as they have come accustom to my attention to detail, & the personalized touch unique to your situation.


As a former Marine, husband, and father, I have a unique perspective that I bring. I place myself in my borrower's situation so that I can help provide the smoothest process & best experience I can.

Purchasing a Home Closer to Work: Is It Right For You?
Purchasing a Home Closer to Work: Is It Right For You?
Nov 6 2019   first time buyer first home first mortgage home loan apply for a first home loan
Moving closer to work sounds reasonable but is it actually worth it? That’s what we want to help you answer with this article. If any of the points below sound like you, then buying a home closer to work may be the best move you could... Read More
How Identity Theft Affects Your Home Loan Approval
How Identity Theft Affects Your Home Loan Approval
Oct 30 2019   pre-approved home loan pre-qualify home loan mortgage application online loan application how to buy a home online
It makes everyone cringe at the mere possibility of it -- identity theft. Unfortunately, about 1 in 15 Americans are victims of it. And the way most find out that it's happened to them is when their credit is pulled, and they notice something... Read More
Mortgage Co-Borrower: Is It Right For You?
Mortgage Co-Borrower: Is It Right For You?
Oct 23 2019   first time buyer first home first mortgage home loan apply for a first home loan
Having a co-borrower is a huge deal. And just like any other investment, you’ll want to be absolutely clear about what it entails before committing. Bookmark this blog post for referencing the basics of co-borrowing and contact us for an... Read More
The Ultimate Guide to Closing Costs
The Ultimate Guide to Closing Costs
Oct 16 2019   first time buyer first home first mortgage home loan apply for a first home loan
Just like when you purchase a car, the listed price of the home does not include the additional fees. Essentially, the "sticker price" is not the out-the-door price. For home purchases, these additional fees are lumped together and called "closing... Read More