A Good Loan Fit for Borrowers and Investors




Read testimonials from some of our satisfied borrowers and investors. California Private Money Lenders creates win-win situations for both investors and borrowers alike for hard money loans in Santa Rosa and all of Sonoma County. We are a quality hard money lender in Santa Rosa; we create quality Sonoma County private money loans or hard money loans benefiting our borrowers at competitive rates and giving our investors a good yield on their investment money.


“I invested in one of John Filippa’s loans and received uninterrupted monthly interest payments for 3 years at a yield superior to any other fixed income I could find.” – Pension Plan Administrator

“John provided me with the funds I needed to bridge a short term cash flow issue. We completed a $2,000,000.00 transaction within 3 weeks.” – Estate Home Builder

"Because of John's creative problem solving skills I was able to save the Purchase of my dream home.  Because of multiple offers I needed to close escrow in 2 weeks.  California Private Money Lenders was able to put a second deed of Trust my Vineyard property for all the funds needed for the purchase."  Mendocino Grape Grower

“I needed $300,000.00 to build my home in Healdsburg.  My local bank would not lend me the money because they had stopped doing land loans. California Private Money Lenders provided the funds quickly and easily because of my outstanding credit rating.”   Custom Home Builder

California Private Money Lenders refinanced my Houseboat Marina in Sausalito when Conventional Lenders declined the loan because it was “Unconventional Property.” Houseboat Owner  

I am a fixed income retiree.  California Private Money Lenders has provided me with high quality loan investments that have consistently outperformed the Stock Market.” Santa Rosa Retiree