About Us
EHLA is an accredited full-service mortgage lender. We work with customers to secure mortgages for new home purchases and refinance existing mortgages with favorable terms. Located in Roswell, we serve the Atlanta metro area and surrounding GA communities. We are also licensed in SC, TN, FL, CO, CT, and AL.

Our Advantages
We provide our customers with better options, better loan values and better service.
■ Access to more diverse loan programs.
■ Accurately evaluate options to fully understand upfront costs and long-term costs.
■ Up to date on loan program knowledge and specialized lender insights coupled with practical experience to help you choose a loan that best suits your particular needs.
■ Diligent communication, so our loans process smoothly with no last-minute surprises.
■ Focused on a positive experience - we enjoy what we do and work to help you have a positive mortgage experience. 

Simple Promise
We promise to be direct and straightforward with all customers. If we're not the best fit for you or if we know you can get a better value loan somewhere else, we'll tell you. We will communicate clearly, and every customer will always work directly with a senior loan officer.  

 Sample ImageEHLA Ownership - Patrick Furlong 
NMLS: 176520

Patrick Furlong founded EHLA in 2011 despite the challenging economic times. After eight years in the mortgage industry, he was certain that a more direct approach to providing better value and service for customers would be successful. 

Prior to founding EHLA, Patrick worked as a branch manager for American Mortgage Advisors Corporation, prior to that as a team manager for Countrywide and a senior loan officer for Home Funds Direct . He is a University of Georgia Terry College of Business graduate. Patrick resides in Roswell, GA with his wife and 3 kids. 

Sample Image Loan Officer - Katie Tucker
NMLS: 1746136

Prior to joining EHLA, Katie worked in commercial real estate banking. Her banking experience combined with her role as a mom of three give her a practiced ability to help clients figure out what loans are a good value and fit. She knows that every borrower has unique requirements, circumstances, and works hard to give clients better loan options to choose from.

Katie graduated from the University of Georgia's Terry College of Business in 2002 with a degree in International Business. She is a Roswell, GA native and enjoys tennis and traveling when away from work. 

Sample ImageLoan Officer - Rob Doerr
NMLS: 208663

Rob has been in the mortgage industry since 2001. He is committed to making sure every borrower finds the optimal loan for their particular needs. He is focused on providing a smooth and easy loan process and enjoys the lasting relationships with each client he serves.

Rob attended Appalachian State University and graduated with a BS in Communications and Marketing.He grew up in Marietta and currently resides in Roswell with his family. 

Sample ImageLoan Officer - Brandi Lane
NMLS: 170004

Brandi is a Georgia native that has been in the mortgage industry since 2002 as a loan officer and a licensed broker.  Brandi knows that everyone’s situation is unique and her extensive experience working with borrowers, real estate agents and builders allows her to deliver the optimal loan for your needs.


A graduate of the University of West Georgia, Brandi raised her family in Cumming.  Currently she resides in downtown Alpharetta and when she is not providing excellent care for her clients she enjoys spending time with her family, including her two grown children, and cheering on her beloved Georgia Bulldogs!

 Sample ImageOffice Manager - Ali Rottner

Ali has been with EHLA from day one. She focuses on behind the scenes tasks of managing financials, regulatory elements, and human resources so others can focus on customers. Ali enjoys being a part of helping people build value and stability with better mortgages.

Ali is a graduate from the University of Maryland with a degree in Sociology and worked as a teacher for several years. She later joined her sister in her bookkeeping business. She and her husband live in Atlanta and have two children. Ali enjoys travel, running, and spending time her family.