Karen Wright

Branch Manager, Producing
NMLS # 87915
State Lic IA #19386


3412 Center Point Road NE
Suite B
Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
Mobile: (319) 350-7148
Direct: (319) 364-4992

Welcome to my website. I have been in the Mortgage industry since 1981. I have experienced many housing cycles and changes in the Mortgage business throughout the years. Even with all the ups and downs of the last couple of years, I still believe it is a good time to buy. Rates are fantastic and there are still a lot of good programs available, whether you are a first time home buyer or a current home owner. I understand that it is not just a house, it is your home.
You only think about home financing a few times during your life - I think about it every single day. It is your home and your future. It is my profession and my passion. I am ready to work for your best interest.
It’s all about service at Academy Mortgage, and our company has been meeting the needs of homebuyers across the United States since 1988, and we are a direct lender, which means that our Branch and Regional Offices are equipped to complete the entire loan process. All loan processing, underwriting, closings, and funding are handled locally. As a result, we have a proven track record of closing loans as quickly and efficiently as possible. I know how important it is to maintain continuous communication throughout the loan process and I am committed to providing you accurate, timely, and honest mortgage advice.

Apply today and I will call you personally.

Home Mortgage Tools

How much will my fixed rate mortgage payment be?

This calculator computes the payments (principal and interest), based on home price, down payment, and other factors.

How much mortgage might I qualify for?

This calculator computes the finance amount, based on income, expenses, credit rating, and other factors.

How much home can I afford?

This calculator computes the most expensive house you can buy, based on the highest payment you can afford.

How much will I save by increasing my mortgage payment?

Increasing your payment will reduce the principal on your mortgage, the total amount of interest you’ll pay, and the number of payments.

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We are proud to be one of the top independent purchase lenders in the country. We achieved this distinction by continually providing exceptional customer service and by following responsible lending practices, especially in today's rapidly changing economy.

—Adam Kessler, CEO, Academy Mortgage