Metairie, LA

Brent Edwards

NMLS #: 131432

Brent Edwards is the Branch Manager for the Metairie office of Assurance Financial.

Edwards started in the mortgage business in 1996 and over the years has helped thousands of individuals purchase a home or save money through refinancing.

“New Orleans is a cosmopolitan city, made up of many small neighborhoods each with a style and charm all their own,” Edwards says. “Growing up in New Orleans has given me an in-depth view of the nuances of the neighborhoods and of the local real estate market.”

Edwards says his goal is to help his clients with the knowledge he’s obtained through experience. He is constantly searching for better loan products that will help his clients obtain their dream home or invest in real estate for their future. An in-depth knowledge of the city, nearly 20 years of experience in the mortgage business, and excellent service sets Edwards apart from other lenders.

“I answer the phone when it rings, and do not promise something that I can’t deliver,” he says. “Assurance Financial has given me the products I need to help my clients secure the financing they need to purchase, renovate or build their home or investment property. I look forward to continuing my career helping people buy real estate in our very unique and wonderful city. Together with Assurance Financial, I can provide you with the experience, products, and service you need for a successful transaction on your real estate purchase or refinance.”

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Walter New Orleans, LA
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Brent always returned my calls promptly and kept me informed. He worked with my buyers to get the loan done- and...
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Erin New Orleans, LA
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Jeremy New Orleans, LA
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Lee New Orleans, LA
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Raymond Metairie, LA
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Shawn Metairie, LA
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Brent is a true professional and made me feel comfortable and confident of a good outcome from our first convers...
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Great working with you again! Would highly recommend.
Sharon Pearl River, LA
We were first time homebuyers and we were in over our heads. Brent walked us through everything patiently. He...
Boni New Orleans, LA
Good communication & updates throughout the loan process.
Lesley New Orleans, LA
Everyone (especially Jennifer) made the mortgage experience so easy and drama-free! They were extremely easy to...
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Joseph Metairie, LA
It was very easy and the team was very accomodating. I currently live in So. California, but you made the proce...
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Very efficient and friendly.
Deanna New Orleans, LA
Brent and staff were very helpful and communicative. They got the job done.
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Brent was extremely knowledgeable on multiple loan products/possibilities and was able to help me through a refi...
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Great communication
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Brent and Jennifer were very helpful. As a first-time homeowner, they walked me through the process and answered...
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Brent was able to get my home financing goals achieved!
Nancy New Orleans, LA
Everybody was great professional and helpful thanks for every thing
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Brent makes the process very easy for me. He is very communicative but doesn’t waste my time. He gets the job do...
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Very knowledgeable and efficient. It was a pleasure to work with him and his staff. Not only did I get a house, ...
Samantha New Orleans, LA
It seems the process is VERY rushed on your end and not very organized. I expect to review all closing documents...
KATIE New Orleans, LA
Brent walked us through the whole transaction!
Bonnie New Orleans, LA
Brent was very clear with expectations and requirements for our mortgage. He assisted us through the entire proc...
Jennifer New Orleans, LA
Great customer service
Lynda New Orleans, LA
Dealing with Brent and his team was a great experience for me. Everyone was very knowledgeable and responsive to...
Christopher Metairie, LA
Brent and Jennifer made the process smooth and found me the best options. They were responsive w all of my needs...
Greta New Orleans, LA
As a Realtor, I refer my Buyers to Brent. I trust that he will provide them with reliable, honest service and m...
KASI New Orleans, LA
I would like to thank Brent and his staff for the outstanding service they provided to me on refinancing my mort...
Ingrid New Orleans, LA
We felt a little bit in the dark after things were handed off to Brent's team. There was some communication brea...
Erin New Orleans, LA
Brent and his team are fantastic.
Michael New Orleans, LA
When Brent says he can do something, it gets done!
JOHN New Orleans, LA
The process was very streamlined, and Brent was great to work with!
Tara Metairie, LA
Brent and his team are professional and easy to work with...you are in great hands with Brent!
Kay New Orleans, LA
Working with Brent was a pleasure. He was very attentive and responded promptly to any questions I had. He mad...
Clint Metairie, LA
Brent was extremely helpful in our home-buying process
Brent New Orleans, LA
Easy process. I laughed. I cried. 2 thumbs up!
Keith New Orleans, LA
I am confident when I send a client to Brent Edwards at Assurance, they will be treated with the same level of p...
Kimberly New Orleans, LA
The closing was haphazardly dealt with and I still do not have the title to the house.
Christopher Metairie, LA
Brent, Jennifer and Assurance have assisted my clients for years, and I am very grateful for the service they pr...
MICHAEL New Orleans, LA
Expedient and professional service!
Desiree New Orleans, LA
We were a very special case. Other lenders simply said no. Brent took the time to explain the options and obstac...
Jonathan New Orleans, LA
As a first time homebuyer, Brent answered all my questions and explained everything very clearly. Being self-em...
Lexie New Orleans, LA
He and his staff were so helpful and accommodating. I would definitely use them again and will recommend them t...
Cammie Mandeville, LA
I enjoyed discussing the home buying process with Brent who made my wife and I feel at ease with the stages of p...
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Virginia New Orleans, LA
Brent was outstanding!
John New Orleans, LA
After we had a very long and unpleasant experience with another lender, Brent met with us (in person) right away...
Rushell New Orleans, LA
We were able to close and complete the mortgage in the time frame as expected. Brent and his associates helped u...
Michael New Orleans, LA
The level of customer service we received was unparalleled.
Cornell New Orleans, LA
Working with Brent himself was great.
Yvonne Metairie, LA
Brent was very helpful and answered all my questions. I had a great first time home buyer experience.
Jennifer Metairie, LA
Easy clear, fast communication. Accessibility.
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Brent was always available via phone, text, or email. He walked me through numerous options and helped me consi...
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Brent was incredibly helpful, patient, and professional.
Francis New Orleans, LA
Thank you Brent for making this process seem effortless. I truly appreciated your hard work and dedication.
Chadwick Kenner, LA
There was an issue with information requested and then not needed
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Brent and his team made the whole process extremely easy. They were prompt with answers to any questions I had. ...
Kevin Marrero, LA
From my first phone call with Brent, the entire process was seamless! I kept hearing horror stories from friends...
Heidi New Orleans, LA
Provided information throughout the process. Assisted me in getting necessary documents to complete closings
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He was completely competent capable and instilled a sense of confidence in me of his overall ability to quickly ...
David New Orleans, LA
I was most appreciative of the timely responses and resolutions to requests.
Jonathan New Orleans, LA
Brent was always responsive, had the right answers and came through all the way. This was not our first time buy...
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What made this experience so great with Brent and his team was the amount of knowledge they have about the whole...
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Kyle New Orleans, LA
Brent, Jennifer, and supporting staff at Assurance Financial were extremely supportive and efficient in helping ...
Lauren Metairie, LA
Great communication. Brent and Jennifer explained every step of the process as it happened. Things went very smo...
Anthony New Orleans, LA
Thanks!
Michelle New Orleans, LA
Every and all questions, Brent had a quick response! 10/10 would use again! Made my first home purchase a breeze!
Joseph Metairie, LA
Brent worked hard to get our loan closed on time. His team works with even the most difficult of clients ;).
Brian New Orleans, LA
Brent is great! Knowledgeable, friendly and very responsive. I would recommend highly!
Rachel New Orleans, LA
I couldn't have asked for a more smoothly processed application and closing. Brent and his staff communicated cl...
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Bent walked us through every step of the process. He and his staff are consummate professionals, and I highly re...
Terence New Orleans, LA
He made sure that they had everything needed to get me through underwriting without a problem.
Carla Jefferson, LA
Brent went above a beyond my expectations. Best experience I've had while purchasing a home.
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He did not discuss rates with me and I honestly didn’t know what rate and terms I was getting untied were at clo...
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Michael Mandeville, LA
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Leah Metairie, LA
From start to finish, the communication from Brent and his team was wonderful. All of our questions were answer...
Henry New Orleans, LA
Knowledgeable, helpful, thorough, and patient as we went through the process. Thanks!
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Brent and his team helped us to buy a home in New Orleans from out of state. They are experts. They were patient...
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My primary business for the past 10 years has been real estate in the Uptown New Orleans area. I've worked with...
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We opted for a jumbo mortgage with Brent. This process required an exhaustive amount of paperwork, but Brent and...
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A local investor I met at a real estate meeting recommended Brent Edwards to me after I told him I was looking f...
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Brent has gone way above and beyond for us twice. I have dealt with mortgage brokers in multiple states and unde...
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Assurance Financial Metairie

2800 Veterans Memorial Boulevard
Suite 214
Metairie, LA 70002

My Services:

  • New Home Purchase Loans
  • Refinance Loans
  • FHA and Rural Development Loans
  • Veteran (VA) Loans
  • Construction and Renovation Loans