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AHFC values its relationships with lenders. Those spotlighted have demonstrated a history of supporting Alaskan homebuyers with AHFC loans. If you have questions about our products, contact any of our approved lenders.


Rocky Elerding

Rocky Elerding

First Bank — Ketchikan, Alaska

I grew up in Sitka Alaska and now live in Ketchikan Alaska with my beautiful wife, three amazing daughters, and our eat first ask questions later yellow lab. When Im not at home raising strong girls, Im at the office originating mortgage loans. Ive been working in the field of finance for the past 20 years, and originating mortgages in Alaska for the past 15 years.

I consider myself lucky to live in a place that I love and getting to do a job that has such a big impact on peoples lives. Whats even better is that I get to do this job with a group of exceptional people that I admire and respect. The Loan Processors, Mortgage Underwriters, Loan Partners, and Loan Officers at First Bank are an incredibly dedicated group of individuals. Working together as a team they deliver an extraordinary level of customer service.

At First Bank our customers are our neighbors, friends, and family; and we treat them that way. Everyone involved in the mortgage process is 100% committed to taking care of our customers. We feel a great sense of satisfaction when helping our First Time Home Buyer successfully navigate the home buying process, and are equally exited to help growing Alaskan families build and finance their dream home.

Why AHFC?

The mortgage team at Alaska Housing Finance Corporation enthusiastically shares First Banks commitment to improving the lives of individuals and families in the communities that we serve. They understand the uniqueness of the Alaskan real estate market and have developed loan programs that help to make living in Alaska affordable. We couldnt ask for a better partner in the home loan business.

Get in Touch

Rocky Elerding
AVP, Mortgage Manager

First Bank
NMLS# 424422
2030 Sea Level Drive Suite 100
Ketchikan, AK 99901

907-228-4441
cell: 907-617-0381
fax: 907-228-4229

www.FirstBankAK.com

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