Team Member


Senior Loan Officer

NMLS # 506165



Darrell has over a decade of experience in the mortgage industry and joined Shelter Home Mortgage in 2011. He is a Senior Loan Officer with Shelter and has helped more than 1,000 families finance their homes. Darrell and his team have a combined 30 plus years in serving the industry and have consistently originated over 50 million dollars annually. The Darrell Edquist Team has won Shelter’s President’s Award for the last two years and has received the MBAG Diamond or Platinum Awards for multiple years which recognizes loan originators who have demonstrated excellence in their field.

Darrell grew up in California and attended California State University, Fullerton where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in communications.

Darrell, his wife, and two daughters have lived in Georgia for 20 years. When he is not helping people buy homes, he loves volunteering for multiple charities. During the football season, Darrell is an avid UGA fan as his daughter, Austin, was a UGA cheerleader for 4 years…GO DAWGS! Darrell’s other daughter, Alex, is a competitive horseback riding jumper.

GA License # 36335

I cannot say enough about our work with Darrell. We had an issue with three weeks to go until closing and he helped us work through this issue and got us closed. Can't say enough about how great he and his team have been to work with.
Mark W.
Darrell and his team are excellent. If you need to close on time, Shelter and the team is the way to go. Extremely easy and very transparent with the process. I would recommend Shelter to anyone looking to purchase a new home.
Tim F.
Darrell Edquist did a great job communicating and updating us during our loan process. He promised to make it less stressful, and he did! I would definitely recommend Darrell and Shelter Home Mortgage.


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