Gina Koehl of American Pacific Mortgage Honored with the 2013 Five Star Mortgage Professional Award

Fewer than 4% of Seattle mortgage professionals selected

Jan 08, 2014, 10:00 ET from Five Star Professional

SEATTLE, Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Five Star Professional is pleased to announce Gina Koehl, American Pacific Mortgage, has been chosen as one of Seattle's Five Star Mortgage Professionals for 2013.

Five Star Professional partnered with Seattle magazine to recognize a select group of Seattle area mortgage professionals who provide quality services to their clients. Gina Koehl is featured, along with other award winners, in a special section of the December issue.

"I love making my clients' dreams come true," Gina Koehl of American Pacific Mortgage.

The Five Star Professional award program is the largest and most widely published award program in North America. Mortgage professionals are measured using an objective, in-depth research methodology with significant focus on customer feedback and overall satisfaction.

"We do extensive research to ensure this award's integrity, vetting each wealth manager against ten objective criteria. We are proud to showcase these outstanding professionals!" — Josh Kimball, Five Star Professional's Research Director.

Gina Koehl's Five Star award profile can be viewed here.

About the research process:

Now entering its 11th year, Five Star Professional conducts in-depth, market-specific research in more than 45 markets across the United States and Canada to identify premium service professionals.

Five Star Professional contacts thousands of homebuyers to identify candidates and measure their client satisfaction levels. Phone, mail and online respondents rate their mortgage professional on criteria such as overall satisfaction and referability. Candidates are also evaluated on objective criteria including experience, production levels and disciplinary and complaint history.

Mortgage professionals do not pay a fee to be considered or awarded. For more information, visit

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SOURCE Five Star Professional