We are a Nevada-based mortgage company passionate about funding your dreams.

We've spent more than a decade serving Nevada homeowners and real estate professionals. We work every day to wow our clients by creating the ultimate homebuying experience.

Because we are a mortgage broker, we are able to shop multiple lenders at once, which means we find you a mortgage program, closing cost, and rate scenario that fit your financing needs.

We will never charge you lender fees, and we average closings in 15 days or less from the time of application.


The Mortgage Box Promise

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Always give back to our community by supporting local nonprofits

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Invest in the health and happiness of our staff

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Support our Realtors with the resources to grow their business

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Prioritize client happiness and never charge lending fees


Meet the Mortgage Box Team

 

Our team is by your side every step of the way to help you get into the home of your dreams. 

 
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BRIAN MAIER, FOUNDER + CEO
NMLS #: 381494

Brian Maier is the owner of Mortgage Box, a philanthropist, and a leading mortgage broker in Nevada. 

After graduating with a degree in Industrial Mathematics, Brian pursued his passion of real estate and entered the Las Vegas Mortgage/Real Estate industry in 1999. Just six years later, he launched Raintree Mortgage Services, and it has grown exponentially ever since.

As an entrepreneur, investor, educator, CrossFitter, and a devoted family man, Brian knows a thing or two about striking the right balance. By putting together an expert team of consultants and offering seamless assistance for every aspect of the home loan process, Brian has built Mortgage Box to run as a highly reliable, well-oiled machine.

Brian can be reached at brian@mortgageboxnv.com

 

 

DEBBIE MAIER, DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS

As Director of Operations at Mortgage Box, Debbie has spent the past 11 years working side by side with her son, Brian Maier (CEO). Her passion is helping homebuyers relax and making the transaction seamless from start to finish. She will always ensure that we close every file as quickly and efficiently as possible.

Prior to joining Mortgage Box, Debbie graduated with a B.S. degree in Mathematics and a Master’s degree in Administration. Debbie has over 20 years of real estate experience, which she applies to various aspects of the mortgage office. She is passionate about making each transaction and the entire mortgage process run smoothly from beginning to end.

When Debbie isn’t working, she can be found in her sewing room, reading a good book, or doing CrossFit. She loves seeing her 6 grandchildren, watching soccer games, and spending time with family.

Debbie can be reached at debbie@mortgageboxnv.com.


 

JEFF MARANTZ, SENIOR LOAN OFFICER
NMLS #: 396606

As a Senior Loan Officer at Mortgage Box, Jeff has spent the past 15 years structuring mortgage loans with the motivation of helping people realize their dreams of home ownership. He will always ensure that he will close every deal as quickly and efficiently as possible.

Prior to joining Mortgage Box, he studied fire technology in Santa Barbara, as his dream was to become a firefighter. Through a twist of fate, Jeff was discovered by The Anthony Robbins Company when they recognized his commitment to helping people and his keen desire to be a part of the fabric of the community.

Upon leaving the Robbins organization, Jeff made his way to Las Vegas in 2003 where he began to learn the ropes of the mortgage business. He owned his own brokerage after a few years in the business. His company was a top-producing team serving the likes of the top two builders in town and was the “in-house” lender at Century 21 Advantage Gold, which at the time was the top producing Century 21 office in the country. 

Jeff has many years experience in the structuring of loans geared toward finding the best solution for his borrowers. He is knowledgeable and professional, and he helps his clients understand the home loan process.

Jeff likes to play racquetball in his spare time and loves to ride motorcycles. His favorite pastime is being a dad to his son Kohl.

Jeff can be reached at jeff@mortgageboxnv.com.


 
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MICHAEL YAGI, PRODUCTION MANAGER
NMLS #: 310838

As a Senior Production Manager at Mortgage Box, Michael has spent the last 14 years helping clients get into the home of their dreams. He also advises them on how to increase their credit scores and helps them make smarter financial decisions. 

Michael knows that buying a home is one of the most important financial decisions that someone can make. He always ensures that his clients are educated and feel relaxed throughout the entire process.

Prior to joining Mortgage Box, Michael Yagi worked as a Loan Officer for Prime Cap Financial and Trusted Home Lending. He also gained valuable experience working as a claims adjustor for several insurance carriers. 

When Michael isn't working, you can find him training at a CrossFit gym and making everyone around him smile!

You can reach michael@mortgageboxnv.com


 
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RYAN MELVIN, SENIOR LOAN OFFICER
NMLS #: 915258

Ryan Melvin, one of the core members of the Mortgage Box team, is a Business Communications graduate, born and partially educated in Kansas.

Growing up, Ryan spent many of his days in Las Vegas, where he attended and graduated from Bonanza High School, before heading back to Kansas to study business. In 2002, shortly after graduating, Ryan returned to Las Vegas to pursue a career in real estate and finance.

From the first-time homebuyer needing down payment assistance to the seasoned investor financing multiple properties, Ryan doesn’t rest until he matches the right loan to the client’s individual and unique scenario.

You can email Ryan at ryan@mortgageboxnv.com


 
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JOSH HOULE, PRODUCTION MANAGER + LOAN OFFICER
NMLS #: 1393855

As a Loan Originator at Mortgage Box, Josh has spent the past 4 years helping clients achieve their goals. Whether it is a first time homebuyer being inundated with information to a seasoned buyer purchasing another home to add to their investment portfolio, Josh can help you find a mortgage solution that will meet your needs and long-term objectives. He will always ensure each borrower understands all of their available options.

Prior to joining Mortgage Box, Josh was a marketing project manager, where he would navigate projects through all phases starting at the design and conception to completion and analytics. He gained thorough industry insight and is always able to find creative solutions to overcome any number of potential roadblocks to exceed client expectations.

When Josh isn’t working, he can be found on the hockey rink or next to a grill.

Josh can be reached at josh@mortgageboxnv.com


 
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LORI LYONS, SENIOR PROCESSOR

Lori Lyons has been in the mortgage industry for 20 years and has worked across several areas. She moved to Las Vegas in 2007 with a passion for attention to detail and ensuring the loan process moves as smoothly as possible for all clients. Lori is a single mom of four boys. She enjoys wine tasting and watching football and basketball. Her free time is spent as a basketball mom for her youngest son, who is a senior in high school.

Her favorite quote is: “Surround yourself with only people who are going to lift you higher.” - Oprah Winfrey

Lori can be reached at lori@mortgageboxnv.com.


 

MEGHAN FARMER, LOAN OFFICER
NMLS #: 1236402

Meghan Farmer is a Loan Officer and a Las Vegas native with over 14 years of experience in the mortgage business. Her journey began when she bought her first home and realized how complicated and confusing the process was. She is driven by a desire to bring clarity to the homebuying process and to make this a relaxed and exciting time for each of her clients. 

She is passionate about building relationships and sharing her knowledge to maximize financial opportunities for her clients. 

Meghan thrives in the fast-paced nature of this work, often wearing multiple hats day-to-day. She’s the mom to two very busy boys, and you can often find her at her second home: on the baseball field with her family.

Email Meghan at meghan@mortgageboxnv.com.


 

JANELLE MALDONADO, MARKETING COORDINATOR

Janelle Maldonado is the Marketing Coordinator at Mortgage Box, offering a warm and friendly face for both clients and staff alike.

Janelle has a wealth of experience in customer-facing roles—including her work as a professional Makeup Artist and a Concierge Specialist—and has a uniquely positive and upbeat energy which never fails to shine through.

Her main goal at Mortgage Box is to make clients feel welcome and comfortable and ensure they have everything they need from the moment they walk in the door.


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