Dana Worthington

Producing Branch Manager Home Mortgage Company

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About Dana Worthington

Producing Branch Manager Home Mortgage Company

Welcome to my website, and congratulations on taking the first step to buying or refinancing your home. I look forward to putting my expertise and mortgage services to work for you!

With Golden Empire Mortgage you're in good hands and can have the peace of mind knowing we offer a wide variety of loan programs and most current rates available, together with the assistance of a seasoned customer support team.

Competitively Priced Loan Programs:

  • Purchase, Rate and Term Refinance, and Cash-out Refinance Programs
  • Fannie Mae Conventional, High-balance and Adjustable-Rate Mortgages (ARMs)
  • Jumbo, Portfolio & Investor Products
  • FHA / VA / USDA

We're here for you, ready to guide you through the often difficult and confusing process of choosing and getting the exact loan to meet your specific needs.

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FHA Mortgage

Many first time homeowners are choosing to consider FHA insured loan programs which can permit an easier time to qualify for a mortgage loan with as little as 3.5% down payment limiting your upfront costs.

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Conventional Fixed Rate Mortgage

Conventional fixed rate loans are offered up to a 30 year term and are made available through government sponsored organizations known as Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.  The fixed rate and payments are fixed for the life of the loan dependent upon the term selected.

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VA Home Mortgages

VA homes are available to help veterans, active duty military, National Guard, reservists, and surviving spouses to afford the homes they deserve.  The Department of the Veterans Affairs determines the eligibility dependent upon the length and type of service by the service member.  

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Adjustable Rate Mortgage (ARM)

ARM loan are loans based upon market indexes that become adjustable after a fixed rate period between 5, 7 or 10 years.  The interest rate could go up or down dependent upon the market factors.  Typically starting ARM rates can be lower than traditional fixed rate mortgages.

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Downpayment Assistance

Are you a homeowner in search of the perfect home, but are confused about the different options available when it comes to home financing?

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About Us

GEM Mortgage, a division of Golden Empire Mortgage (GEM) is proud to hold ourselves as one of the most respected lenders in the mortgage industry for nearly 30 years.

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Loan Products

Contact one of our experienced Loan Professionals today to find out more about how GEM Mortgage can help choose the perfect home loan option for your financing needs.

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Golden Empire Mortgage
Nmls ID: 258808
Office: 661-377-1420
Mobile: 661-599-1287
1800 Westwind Drive Bakersfield, CA 93301
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What they're saying about GEM...

  • Dana is very knowledgeable and helpful. She guided us through the entire process, made us feel like her top priority, and gave sound advice which led to a near worry free experience. We would highly recommend Dana to all our friends and family.
    Ryan R
  • Working with Dana was a great experience, on helping us with our first home loan, she was also very knowledgeable when it came to me using my VA loan, I highly recommend her and her team, thank you
    Richard A
  • Dana helped us by our home over 10 years ago, and has been a blessing to us. She goes out of her way to make sure you get the best service and loan possible. I would not use anyone else. Recently she helped my son buy his first home and he could not have purchased it without her. I thank God for putting her in our lives. Thank You Dana for being such a good person and excellent at your job. Much
    Genevieve G

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