Buying or Refinancing
a Home?

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tools to find out what you
qualify for now!

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Buying or Refinancing
a Home?

Use one of our quick & easy tools to find out what you qualify for now!

Purchase QualifierRefinance Analysis

Your Coachella Valley Mortgage Experts

My name is Enrique Braunschweiger and I am the President and Loan Officer for First West Financial Corporation. We are proud to be a family-owned independent mortgage broker and serve homebuyers in Southern California.

We are located in the world-famous Coachella Valley. This beautiful area is only 97 miles east of Los Angeles and it is a popular vacation spot, with some of the best golf courses in the US. We service the cities of Palm Desert, Palm Springs, Indio, and many others! In addition to primary residence loans, we specialize in financing for vacation homes, investment properties, and refinances. Call me today at 760-488-6482 and I will personally handle your loan transaction.

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What Our Clients Say

Don & JudyHomebuyers

Enrique and his staff are wonderful!

RebecaHomebuyer

Enrique and his team were amazing to work with! Thank you First West Financial, we will definitely be using you guys again!

MichelleHomebuyer

First West Financial gave me the kind of customer service that no one has ever given me. Give them a try! You will not regret it!

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As a local independent mortgage broker we specialize in finding the best loan for you. We work on your behalf, not the bank and we are focused on finding the lowest rates in the country, we provide more loan options, more flexibility and we offer faster turn times. We are not tied to only one bank or lender but instead we shop around for the loan that will best fit your needs.  We are rooted in our community, we’re here for you.