Ascend Financial Group



Sample Image  Greg Schoonover, President • Mortgage Loan Originator

NMLS 246499

Ascend Financial Group is a boutique mortgage company excelling in exceptional customer experience, conservative financial values, innovative mortgage technology and enduring client relationships.

Our mission is to serve our customers with honesty, integrity and excellence. Our goal is to provide home loans to our clients, delevering the finest service, lowest interest rates and lowest closing costs available today.  We offer a wide variety of loan products to fit the specific need of our clients.

Our lending philosophy focuses on determining the most cost efficient and responsible path toward home ownership and total financial wealth.

Greg brings over 20 years experience in mortgage lending.  Prior to his commitment to real estate financing, he was a licensed financial planner.  This knowledge of sound financial principals leads him in all lending decisions.

He is also an accomplished classical musician.  He was recently named Executive Director of the North Charleston POPS! and continues to perform  in many of Charleston's Historic venues.

Sample Image   Chris Blough, Mortgage Loan Originator

NMLS 1714232

Chris brings an exceptional client focused determination.  She achieves unparalelled success for every one of her clients.  Consistently she exceeds expectations for her home buyers, and refinance customers.  Truly she goes above and beyond to insure the perfect closing.

Sample Image   Nakoma Pishko, Mortgage Loan Originator

NMLS 1729357
Nakoma is our silent wonder.  Her knowledge base is unending.   She has managed several successful mortgage companies in the greater Charleston area.  She chose to join Ascend for our customer first approach, and diversity of products.  She is also a licensed realtor, owner and founder of KFG Realty.  She has helped many achieve home ownership over her years in the industry.