Kelso, WA 98626
It’s all about service at Academy Mortgage, and our company has been meeting the needs of homebuyers across the United States since 1988. I joined Academy because of its strong reputation for integrity—based mortgage lending, its unwavering commitment to responsible lending practices, and for its broad portfolio of mortgage solutions and tools.
Since joining Academy, I have helped many individuals and families attain the dream of homeownership. Whether you want to buy a new home or refinance an existing mortgage, I will provide a customized solution for you at competitive rates. No brokering, no middleman, no hassle, no surprises.
Academy is a direct lender, which means that my Branch and Regional Offices are equipped to complete the entire loan process in—house—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 will be in control of your loan file from start to finish, and I will be up—to—date on the status of your loan at all times. I understand the importance of maintaining continuous communication throughout the loan process and commit to providing you accurate, timely, and honest mortgage advice.
I invite you to put us to the test. Let me show you how simple and easy securing a mortgage can be.
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Love Kari-Ann and katie. Always willing to answer my questions...day or night. Open communication and friendly. Easy to talk too. Thank you again.
None! You guys are amazing!
—Kelly Lynn Hill
Kari-Ann and her assistant Katie did an awesome job taking me through the loan process and closing in 31 days. Kari treated me with kindness, respect and joy.
Kari-ann was an excellent communicator in every way. She made the process clear and easy for a first-time home buyer. She even came to closing and was very helpful!
The loan experience was quick and easy. Kari-ann and her team helped me resolve an illegitimate hit on my credit score. By doing so my credit score was repaired to its higher standing getting me the best rate possible.
Another stellar performance by Kari-ann. This would have been a white-knuckle loan for other lenders; Kari-ann kept the entire process stress-free, fast and easy. Thank you!!
—Joeln S. Bass
Kari-Ann did wonderful job
I was the easiest loan experience I have ever had, Laying away a jacket was more complicated.
Wonderful experience, Kari-ann was amazing
—Kayleigh N Lentz
When I refer a client to Kari-ann & Katie I know that they will take care of my client and educate them on the loan process. I appreciate their follow through until the loan process is complete.
They went above and beyond! Thank you so much, Kari-ann & Katie!
—Emilee E. Bollibon
Very easy, super helpful, answered any question I had no matter how dumb it was. With me every step of the way
Effortless!!!! i worked strictly with Kari Ann but met several employees there and they were all a pleasure to deal with.
Very quick and effortless
—Thomas r baker
Katie Dillinger was awesome to work with !
—JOHNATHAN E EARLS
Again, kariann and katie both did an amazing job. They were usually ahead of my questions with information and answered any questions i did have promptly and throughly. both were very positive and communicated regularly.
I worked with Kari-Ann Botero and Katie Dellinger – friendly, educated and obviously love the job that they do- they helped me reach a dream goal of buying a house- they were awesome to work with the entire time
—Lilian E Chavez Alvarado
Kari Ann and her staff were amazing!