Skip to Content
Apply for a loan with Kristi

Kristi Piatz

Senior Loan Officer | NMLS: 452537

Hi, I’m Kristi.

Kristi has been serving our community since 2002. She has helped thousands of clients purchase and refinance their first, second and third homes as well as investment properties and vacation homes. She takes pride in her attention to detail and her impeccable reputation. Kristi truly appreciates the opportunity to earn your business and is sincerely committed to providing you with an exceptional and pleasant mortgage experience. When Kristi isn’t busy doing loans, she enjoys spending time with her family at their lake cabin and of course with their dog Tucker!

What's My Home Worth?

Learn More About Your Future Neighborhood

Take the next step toward being a

Questions about the process?

Want to get a head start?

Ready to make an offer?

Contact Kristi

Get Pre-qualified

Top 10 Reasons to Work With the Kristi Piatz Team

The Summit Mortgage 10k Underwriting Guarantee, an amazing reputation, a friendly team, and personalized service are just a few reasons to work with the Kristi Piatz team. Discover all 10 reasons by downloading our “Top 10 Reasons” brochure.

Discover the Top 10 Reasons

Confidence to Close

In a highly competitive marketplace, acceptance of a Purchase Agreement is not guaranteed. Strengthen your offer with our Seller’s Choice Underwriting Guarantee program which provides you with a guarantee letter that you can present to a seller with you offer.

Find Out More

10 Tips to Get Your Offer Accepted Faster

In a competitive market, there are several things you can do to make your offer stand out and be more appealing to sellers. Download this infographic to discover some ideas we have seen work to get our buyer’s offers accepted, faster.

Download Infographic

The Dos and Don'ts of Preparing for Your Mortgage Approval

With the increased federal and state regulations governing today’s mortgage financing, both lenders and borrowers are having to work within tighter guidelines. Download this “Dos and Don’ts” guide” and discover some helpful tips and good habits to help you secure a successful loan approval.

Download Our Guide

Meet the Team

Alexis Snabb

Lending Assistant
More about Alexis

Alexis Snabb

Lending Assistant

Alexis will be your first contact once you apply for financing! Think of her as your mortgage and real estate concierge. She will set up your file and reach out to you for any documents/missing information needed to begin the process as well as gets your file ready for our 10k Underwriting Guarantee*, if you choose or fit the parameters. After closing, she will remain in contact to remind you of important information including your 1st payment and special marketing programs. She assists with providing you valuable monthly stats about your current home value and equity position based on neighborhood sales.

When to call Alexis: If you have questions on your loan application or uploading documents, or after closing if you have any questions about your first payment or the marketing programs.

Mobile: 612.424.5510

Sarah Zahler

Loan Partner II/Loan Officer
More about Sarah

Sarah Zahler

Loan Partner II/Loan Officer

Sarah is a licensed Loan Officer and Kristi Piatz’s assistant. She assists with reviewing documentation upfront and the pre-approval process. Sarah can help you run numbers on homes you are interested in making an offer or seeing if a refinance makes sense. Once you get an accepted offer Sarah will help send out your initial documents and confirm your loan terms.

When to call Sarah: Anytime you have a question regarding your pre-approval, if you want to know if refinancing is a good option or have questions about your loan in process.

Mobile: 763.370.6785

Kylie Snabb

More about Kylie

Kylie Snabb


Kylie is your person once you have an accepted offer or decide to move forward with your refinance. She works directly with underwriting and is dedicated to making sure the final approval process is as streamlined and uncomplicated as possible. Her goal is to provide 5 star service. Kylie will keep you updated every step of the way so you are always informed about your loans status. Once f inished with underwriting Kylie confirms all the final numbers so you are ready for your closing!

When to call Kylie: Once you have an accepted offer or have started the refinance process. Questions about your appraisal, additional document requests and final closing details.

Mobile: 612.321.8074

Resources for homebuyers

Understanding the loan process

The loan process will be different for every homebuyer. We’re here to help answer your questions and show you how to buy a house.

Back to top