MLO | NMLS 1165499

Zelma Banuelos

NMLS 1165499
(714) 318-2184

About Zelma

Zelma is an experienced mortgage lender, philanthropist and community outreach activist. Driven by financial literacy, she takes pride in her role as a mortgage advisor to her clients, friends and family of all ages. She was born in Mexico and specializes in international relationships with her Hispanic clientele. With over 10 years of experience, her goals include making sure her clients are placed into the correct loan programs as well as understanding the financial responsibility that comes with such a large purchase. In addition to her primary functions, Zelma has served on the board for numerous charity organizations across Orange County. When she’s not planning fundraisers and   Charity events across the beach cities you can most likely run into her at an Anaheim Ducks Game. Zelma can be reached at (bilingual) 

Latest client remarks

Zelma and her entire staff were so attentive to our need to refinance within a timely matter! Usually a refinance can be very stressful, but Zelma ensures that she kept us to date every single step of the way, she clarified when we had questions and kept her in touch with us daily. I would recommend Zelma and get awesome team to any one waning to refinance! Her knowledge, experience and amazing customer service was OUTSTANDING! I am truly thankful to her hard work, kindness and assistance

My thoughts: Refinances can be very stressful especially when it's a solution to a contingent transaction of buying another home. They should be treated with the same urgency, as if you're buying a home for the first time.


• Refinance expert

• Buyer Pre-Approvals

• Investment loans & HELOCS

• Arranging loans for broker


My role with the company as a Mortgage Loan Originator, is to ease the refinance or purchase loan process to a close. With many years of experience when I started assisting my mother's real estate business, I've gained a platform to provide the best possible solutions to my clients.

Paula E.

After all these years, we've built a friendship and trust with our family's home financing needs.

Dawn R.

Kelcie was persistent in finding us the right home and the best possible negotiations. We are happy with our real estate and lending results!

Ronald T.

Working with Isaiah and Cristina didn't disappoint! Finding investment property is not easy in this market.

Rosie T.

The bank turned us down and TRG was there to help us refinance, cash out, and improve our home.

Jason G.

I'm one of those people who needs to know what's going on all the time, especially as first-time buyers.

Mara S.

Keila was able to rush a Pre-Approval that got us into escrow quickly! She made the process easy!

Manuel R.

Zelma was very caring and her sense of urgency is what earned my trust 100% throughout the entire process to a close.