The InterLinc Mortgage Services Difference

Obtaining a loan is like taking an airplane flight across the country. When you embark on your trip, you know where you want to end up, but you have no idea how the journey will pan out.

As your team, we see ourselves as the pilot and the crew of your plane. Our job is to get you into your new home via a non-stop flight that offers first class accommodations, superior service and smooth sailing, making the getting there just as exciting as the being there. Sure, turbulence happens, but here at InterLinc Mortgage Services, LLC, our experience and commitment to excellence ensures a safe and enjoyable experience that will leave you satisfied, secure and sold on the prospect of future voyages with us. Just sit back, relax and enjoy the ride!

Meet the Team

Alex Shafirovich

Branch Manager
NMLS# 1301823
MS Lic #1301823
AR Lic #116370
GA Lic #66216

Alex Shafirovich enjoys hunting, fishing & pretty much anything Louisiana offers up as the true Sportsmans Paradise. Married to his wife, Melissa, a native of New Orleans, they both enjoy trying many of the great restaurants the city has to offer, along with the attending festivals throughout the year. Alex is a graduate of Loyola University of New Orleans (Class of 2007), where he earned a degree in Management and Entrepreneurship.

Carissa Songe

Junior Loan Originator
NMLS# 1755238

Born and raised in Bourg, Louisiana, Carissa enjoys spending time with her family, fishing, hunting, and helping with local benefits. She is passionate about those in need and she plays an active role in her community as well as the animal rescue community. She currently lives in Houma, Louisiana with her husband and three children. With 15 years of experience in coding and billing in the medical field under her belt, Carissa made the decision to put her love for customer service and experience with numbers to use in the mortgage industry. Carissa is currently a senior at Nicholls State University, where she is pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration. Her goal is to provide superior customer service, deliver “On Time & As Agreed” closings, and to make the home buying process an enjoyable one.

Armand Alvarez

Loan Partner
NMLS# 1710242

A California native, Armand moved to New Orleans in 2003 to start a life with his husband, Kiley Martin, a New Orleanian by birth. Armand has thirty-two years of management experience, speaks seven languages, tutors foreign languages in his spare time, and is a proud member of the 610 Stompers organization as a Blue Jacket.

Kandice Legleu

Production Assistant

A Louisiana native and graduate from Louisiana State University, Kandice has over 15 years of experience in office management and administrative support roles. These range from an education reform initiative in Oakland, CA, where she lived for almost a decade, to a health outreach program across the Gulf Coast. She moved back from California because she loves the culture of New Orleans, especially the costume occasions filled with music and dancing. Kandice joined the Greater New Orleans InterLinc Mortgage Team in 2017. Her organization, attention to detail, and kindness is unmatched. As a recent first-time homebuyer, she is passionate about helping other first-time homebuyers also reach their home ownership dreams.

Haley Groetsch

Marketing Coordinator

Haley is a New Orleans native. She is a graduate from Southeastern Louisiana University (Class of 2018) where she earned a degree in Communication and is now excited to put her interpersonal skills to use in a professional environment. Outside of work, Haley enjoys anything involving sports or the outdoors.

Contact Us Today

Contact Us Today - Alex Shafirovich - Loan Officer
Greater New Orleans Area

Company NMLS ID# 205696
Branch NMLS ID# 1147595

650 Poydras St., Suite 2010
New Orleans, LA 70130

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