Wendy Bond, President, Escrow Manager
As a real estate broker, mortgage banker and business owner for over 25 years, Wendy Bond has successfully closed thousands of escrows. She has a demonstrated record of outstanding customer service skills in addition to her creative, energetic approach to the real estate business. Wendy is uniquely qualified to handle all types of real estate escrow transactions regardless of complexity.
Wendy has assembled a dynamic team of professionals who share her enthusiasm for the business and her love of providing unsurpassed customer service.
310-791-5760 ext 201
Luke Walrad, Vice President, Escrow Manager
With an energetic approach to resolving issues quickly and making sure escrows close in a smooth and timely manner, Luke Walrad brings his extensive experience to this dynamic team of young professionals. Luke has been involved in thousands of escrows and has the knowledge and personality to ensure that your time in escrow is an enjoyable and fulfilling experience. With an accounting background and education, combined with an understanding of the financial flow of a transaction, customers can be sure that Luke will provide answers to any questions they may have while in escrow.
Nora Arroyo, Escrow Manager
Nora brings a wealth of knowledge and over 16 years escrow experience to Guaranty Escrow. She is devoted to fulfilling the customer’s needs, eliminating stress associated with the closing experience, and offers proactive updates and information throughout the transaction. Nora will often break away from regular duties to address and resolve issues or questions. With Nora on your team you are sure to experience her warmth and understanding, along with meticulous care and attention. You can be confident that if Nora is handling your transaction, it will be handled with care, precision and accuracy.
310-791-6363 ext 202
Melissa Criado, Escrow Officer
Melissa is dedicated to making sure all transactions go smoothly. She achieves this with outstanding organizational and communication skills, attention to detail, and superior customer service. Clients have come to depend on Melissa for her dependability and knowledge throughout the entire transaction. She is able to handle multiple points of contact, all while juggling continual changes in the transaction. Melissa’s willingness to go the extra mile to make sure the transaction closes on time – every time – is what her clients respect and appreciate most. Clients describe Melissa as quick, efficient, friendly, patient, and professional.
310-791-5760 ext 202
Andrew Kristof, Escrow Officer
Andrew joined Guaranty Escrow in 2010 and excels in fast resolution of client requests, providing quick funding and closing even on difficult files. Throughout the escrow process, Andrew is passionate about providing clients with a focused attention to the smallest details. A South Bay native, Andrew loves spending time outdoors with his family and friends.
Crystal Swiger, Escrow Officer
As a professional Escrow Officer, Crystal provides accuracy, efficiency and integrity to each transaction while never underestimating the true value of customer service. Crystal has 15 years experience in Residential and Commercial Sales, 1031 Exchanges, Probate, Auctions, Foreclosures, Trust Sales, Refinances, Short Sales and REO’s. With her love and passion for helping others and making dreams come true for every Seller and Buyer, you can be assured your transaction and client will always be her first priority.
310-791-6363 ext 206
Diana Woods, Escrow Officer
With the extensive experience that comes with working 35 years in the many different facets of the real estate industry, Diana has the unique ability to anticipate and diffuse potential issues to a transaction. This provides for a seamless transaction to the principals and agents. Complex transactions are her specialty. Managing expectations and communication between the parties and listening to their needs are top priority. Her dedication to her customers is demonstrated by her fiercely loyal customer base.