Linda Zaiss
Linda Zaiss / Loan Advisor
NMLS #8991
Phone: 925.552.1185
Cell: 925.918.0007
Fax: 866.222.7674

Linda has been a Pleasanton resident since 1991 and raised her three children here. All three attended Pleasanton schools, which was the reason Linda chose to move to the area.

Linda has always had an interest in finance and in helping people. After working in Silicon Valley for over 16 years, she was introduced to the mortgage industry and was the Rookie of the Year, her first year in business. She has found her niche.

Linda has been in the mortgage industry and with RPM Mortgage, Inc. since 1998. She received her Real Estate Sales Person License in 1998 and went on to get her Real Estate Brokers license in 2006. Linda has been promoted to Vice President and is also a partner leading a team of Mortgage Loan Originators at the Pleasanton West Neal branch. She consistently remains one of the top producers in the company. She has an experienced team and systems in place that efficiently work to meet her clients’ needs.



  • Philosophy: Linda’s philosophy is simple and straight forward - Be solution-focused, efficient and use technology to stay informed on the current market conditions. Connected with top professionals throughout the industry, she is committed to keeping her clients fully informed throughout the process.

    Her Commitments To Her Clients:
    • Available for personal consultations at the clients convenience, including evenings
    • Thoroughly review mortgage guidelines so that the process is well defined
    • Carefully explore the costs of different financing options
    • Offer a strategic approach in choosing the right program for their needs
    • Keep all parties appraised throughout the approval process

    Her Commitments To Realtors:
    • Pre-approve new clients within two hours upon request
    • Research new guidelines and report relevant changes in the financial markets
    • Provide appraisal and other information to keep the Realtor informed from application to the close of escrow
    • Attend document signings
    • Demonstrate ability to manage complex transactions at all price levels with superior skill, knowledge and compassion

    Why Hire Linda Zaiss As Your Loan Agent?
    • Well respected in the brokerage community
    • Exudes professionalism
    • Very enthusiastic
    • Researches all the possible loan options to serve her clients’ needs
    • Focused on the results
    • A very resourceful problem solver
    • Sales and management background with customer service emphasis
    • Places her clients’ interests first and foremost

    Why use RPM? RPM is a private mortgage bank that was established in 1986. RPM is approved to underwrite and fund loans with a variety of established investors. Our focus is on the real estate community making top service and product availability the number one priority. We are an FHA and VA approved lender and have our own appraisal department. RPM only uses appraisers who are local to the area they are appraising unlike National Appraisal companies that can assign an appraiser from anywhere.

    What does this mean for you? We offer a variety of lending options, programs and rates. Timeliness in underwriting turn times, ability to improve your rate, in a declining interest rate market and continued monitoring of the market conditions for any future rate reduction opportunities.

  • I have used Linda before when I first got a loan.  She did an outstanding job in getting me a loan with no PMI.  When it came to refinancing, she was the first person I called and I was not disappointed. I highly recommend her for any of your mortgage needs.
    -- Mark

    Linda and her team are really fantastic! We were first time homeowners and her knowledge and guidance helped us throughout this process.  The same experience continued for our home refinancing process to a year later. 
    -- Parthi and Arthi

    Linda and her team closed in the promised timeframe, making this experience absolutely stress free even after unexpected variables that could of jeopardized the purchase of my home.  They took the initiative on all aspects and kept me informed at all times.  This is my 5th home purchase and I could not have asked for a better team to handle it.  
    -- Rafael

    Linda was absolutely pivotal in getting my pre-approval in a timely fashion so that I could move forward in putting in an offer as quickly as possible.  She was always responsive and knowledgeable whenever I had questions or concerns.   
    -- Matt

    Linda and her team have been absolutely amazing in getting my purchase done and she saved me a ton of money in the process.  She got me an excellent rate and was able to get the closing costs down and close escrow in less than 30 days.  
    -- Melissa

    Linda was able to help us close on a house within a super tight 21-day timeline with complex elements to our case.  She and her team were nothing but professional and friendly, giving us the highest level of service and making the entire process as seamless and as painless as possible.  
    -- Andy and Amy

    Linda was able to help us close on a house within a super tight 21-day timeline with complex elements to our case.  She and her team were nothing but professional and friendly, giving us the highest level of service and making the entire process as seamless and as painless as possible.  
    -- Butch and Jenny

    Linda Zaiss was a professional and very delightful to work with. A++!
    -- Caroline & Kenneth Wong

    Linda is absolutely fantastic! Would recommend Linda to all friends and family!
    -- Sara and Allan Competente

    Linda went above and beyond.
    -- Aaron and Christie Anderer

    It was a challenging time with rates up and down in a full 1% range. Linda did great at getting us a solid rate and then offering an affordable refi when rates dropped even further. Really happy with our loan.
    -- Mathew and Christine Thompson

    Linda was great. She works fast and efficient. This wouldn't be have been possible without her. Can't say enough nice things about Linda, she was great to work with. Only wish we had been referred sooner.
    -- Ashley Bickers

    Linda is the Best! Couldn't have done this without her. She is professional, organized and efficient! Linda was great very professional and stayed on top and kept us up to date on everything.
    -- James Easter

    Purchasing a home for the first time as a single, self employed borrower seemed daunting but Linda was most helpful, efficient and encouraging. She kept me well informed throughout the process. Great job!
    -- Janet Graham

    I have been working with Linda for years and recommend her to everyone I know that could use her service.
    -- Carroll and Steve Connell

    I have worked with Linda Zaiss for several years and she has never let me or my clients down. I had a client purchasing a home using their own lender. On Monday, the week we were suppose to close, their loan documents came to title with different terms than expected. I called Linda Monday afternoon, she was able to get the loan underwritten and doc's in title by Wednesday, the loan funded on Thursday so we could close on our original close of escrow date, Friday. Linda always goes above and beyond and gets the job done regardless of any challenges that come up on any loan. She does what she says she’ll do and she’ll does it with a good attitude and a high level of service and professionalism.
    -- Alain Pinel Realtors

    Linda was ‘outstanding’ in assisting us with the purchase of our first home. Words cannot describe our appreciation for her hard work.
    -- The Aguirre’s, Client

    Linda, I just wanted to thank you for all your help with our refinance. Working with you was easy and enjoyable! This process was simple and smooth and I really appreciate your hard work and dedication.
    -- Cyndy and Chris, Client

    Linda Zaiss at RPM strives to get the best loan for her clients depending only on their needs and ability to qualify. She works only for the clients benefit and is always more than fair. As one of her many broker clients I always know I can depend on her to do right by my clients. She is a reliable asset and I am so glad she is part of my team to better serve my clients.
    -- Keller Williams Realty


Loan Programs

To help you find the right type of home loan to meet your specific needs, RPM Mortgage offers multiple mortgage programs. This variety of residential mortgage lending solutions puts you in control of your future and enables our knowledgeable, trusted staff to help create a personalized mortgage solution to make your real estate goals a reality.

Our loan programs include, but not limited to: Jumbo loans to $3 million, Agency Conforming, Agency High Balance, FHA Conforming, FHA High Balance, FHA Energy Efficient Mortgages (EEM), VA, VA Interest Rate Reduction Refinancing Loan (IRRL), USDA, Lender Paid Mortgage Insurance (MI) Option, Split, Single and Financed Mortgage Insurance (MI), Concurrent 1st and 2nd, Max Financed Properties (up to 10), Delayed Financing, Fannie Direct Lender, Fannie Mae Service Retained, Freddie Mac Investor Options, DU Refi Plus, HomePath, FHA Flips

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Whether you're looking for security, strength or a sterling reputation, RPM is your powerful ally in today's confusing home mortgage refinancing market.

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