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Shawn Barsness

Virginia - Fairfax

10306 Eaton Place, Suite 100

Fairfax, VA 22030


About Shawn

Shawn “The Mortgage Ace” Barsness has worked in the industry for over 12 years. During his tenure he has closed thousands of loans and even owned a mortgage brokerage for seven years. As a driven, committed, diligent, and ambitious individual, he views his primary role as helping his clients integrate their selected mortgage loans into their long-term and short-term financial and investment goals, as well as obtaining their payment equity and cash flow objectives.

With experience that extends to all areas of loan origination, processing, underwriting, approving and closing loans, Shawn has learned that success comes from staying organized, leveraging technology, integrating processes, staying focused on daily activity, and a maintaining commitment to learn. As Zig Zigler says, “You can have everything in life you want, if you will just help other people get what they want.”

Shawn received a Master’s degree in business finance with a concentration in personal financial planning from Winthrop University and received advanced training in tax, investing, insurance, and real estate law. 

Presidents Club Logo 2021,2020 Chairmans Club Award 2021,2020

See Shawns additional reviews on Yelp and Zillow.


98% Customer Satisfaction Rating
Zillow 5 star rating
Inc 5000 Fastest Growing companies
Scotsman Guide Top Lender


  • 5

    5 Survey completed on July 01, 2022

    Review By Elizabeth C. for Shawn Barsness

    Completed transaction in June 2022

    Shawn, Michelle, and Rochelle were an amazing team. This was my first time buying a home, and they made it easy. The team clearly demonstrated expertise at every step of the process and made sure to communicate with me the entire way. I asked a ton of questions, and every time I was given kind and complete answers. The communication with the relator was excellent, and I went to closing secure in the knowledge that I had an amazing team supporting me.

  • 5

    5 Survey completed on June 24, 2022

    Review By Jennifer C. for Shawn Barsness

    Completed transaction in June 2022

    I really enjoyed working with Shawn through my home buying process. I am a first-time home buyer and Shawn answered all of my questions and made me feel comfortable with all of the steps we were going through to get my loan processed and secure my mortgage. Shawn and his team have a friendly attitude, are great at educating the buyer, and work well with other partners (realtors and settlement agencies). I appreciated the digital-first approach as well and easy portal to upload necessary documents. I have already recommended Shawn to a few of my friends for their home buying process as well!

  • 5

    5 Survey completed on June 05, 2022

    Review By Amy H. for Shawn Barsness

    Completed transaction in June 2022

    Great, really fast, responsive and helpful!!

  • 5

    5 Survey completed on May 25, 2022

    Review By Curtis O. for Shawn Barsness

    Completed transaction in May 2022

    Communication throughout the process to ensure we understood each step of the process.

  • 5

    5 Survey completed on May 24, 2022

    Review By Nancy H. for Shawn Barsness

    Completed transaction in May 2022

    Shawn was with me the entire time as we moved the process, communication was great and he stayed right there through closing. I felt like it was a real team working with me.

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