The mission of the Berkeley Branch of Pinnacle Home Loans is to partner with our clients to formulate a personalized home financing solution through a personal connection, high trust, and the latest technology.

For our Realtor partners, we offer the most reliable, fastest closing times in our marketplace along with our Offer Advantage closing program. 

We are firmly rooted in our East Bay Community. Our values and actions are guided by our commitment to Sustainability - in relationships, business, and the environment.


Sam Krueger

MLO #235803 | O: (510) 735-8030 | C: (510) 501-1663

Trusted Home Loan Strategist

Sam has been a leading Home Loans Strategist in the East Bay since 2003. Sam opened the Berkeley Branch of Pinnacle Home Loans in 2014 and has been recognized as one of the top mortgage professionals in the Bay Area the past four years, earning President's Club recognition each year. With a full-time Loan Coordinator on his team and local control, Sam is perfectly positioned to help his clients navigate the most competitive purchase market in the country.

Ron Mahmood

O: (510)735-8030

Office Manager & Trusted Loan Coordinator

Ron has been a top Processor and Loan Coordinator since 1986. He expertly guides clients through the application and documentation stages and manages the loan process. His extensive knowledge of guidelines and the intricacies of the purchase and refinance process are invaluable in providing a smooth and easy experience to our clients.