Mortgages Are Complex.
We Have The Answers You Need!

Getting the best deal on the perfect mortgage for you isn’t easy. Calling us is.

We do ALL types of mortgages; VA Loans, USDA Loans, FHA 203k Loans, and more! As a mortgage banker, we're your one stop shop. We originate, process, underwrite, close and fund all of our loans in house. Great credit or bad credit, 20% down or no money down; we can help! We make mortgages fast, simple and comfortable - as they should be.


When you need home financing, you need a Mortgage Nerd.

Nerds are passionate. Nerds care about the details. Nerds know things backwards, forwards, and sideways. We’re mortgage nerds because we see firsthand how much it means for someone to finally get their dream home. People light up when we say, “Yes, we can fix your credit. Yes, we can do zero down. Yes, you can afford that.” And when they cry with joy at closing and say, “Wow, that was awesome,” there’s no better feeling.
We are your mortgage nerds.

Your MortgageNerds

Your Mortgage Nerds are: Brian Hofmann, Pam Gustafson, Jake Knuppel, Janilee Ehlenbeck, Mike Cox, June Sebbas, Scott Bonovich, and Kelly Xiong.

Our Process is Different
(and customers love it!)

  • We find you the best loan option
  • Lots of communication
  • Quick, on-time closing

What Our Clients Are Saying About Our Team

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Why Use MortgageNerds?

We Control the Outcome

We process, underwrite, close, and fund everything in-house.

Mortgage Expertise

Mortgages are very complex. You need a Mortgage Nerd to navigate you through it to make sure you are getting the correct mortgage for you and your unique situation.

Zero Down

Worried about having to make a down payment? We offer no money down financing!

365 days on call

Veteran Mortgage Help

We educate our vets on different resources to help get financing, We also are happy to pay for the appraisal for all our vets at the close of their loan.

The Best Realtors

We connect you with only the best local Realtors who can find you your dream home.

We offer many different loan types with minimum credit scores. Apply today to receive an accurate mortgage rate!


Mortgages are complex.

Have a question? Contact us.

Mortgage Nerds, LLC
NMLS# 1946237

Mike Cox | NMLS# 269700
Pam Gustafson | NMLS# 254280
Brian Hofmann | NMLS# 1114622
Scott Bonovich | NMLS# 273958
Jake Knuppel | NMLS# 1700366
Jenilee Ehlenbeck | NMLS# 1266202

Serving WI

4090 W Spencer St | Appleton, WI 54914

Phone: (920) 378-0002