Apply with Kara

NMLS #2243561
Direct: 865-392-4171
Cell: 865-978-0480
Fax: 866-493-8659

Kara is a native to the Knoxville area, where she attended the University of Tennessee and Tennessee Tech University. She and her husband, Nick, have five children: Lily, Pierson, Bryce, Greyson, and Chase. She has a passion for the Vols and enjoys spending time with friends and family enjoying the beauty of East Tennessee.

Kara was an educator in this area for over a decade. After purchasing her home through First Choice Lending Services, she realized the impact of a positive home-buying experience with a helpful and dedicated loan officer. This inspired her to enter the mortgage industry to be able to assist others in the same way. Her emphasis on detailed planning and consistent communication will provide an efficient and smooth customer experience throughout the mortgage process.

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    Kara was awesome and patiently guided my clients through the entire process of buying a new home. The personal attention she offered not only to the buyers, but keeping me informed as their real estate agent was on point. She was always quick to respond to any questions, even outside of normal business hours. I can’t recommend her enough! -Angie

    Kara made our process smooth and quick! It was a pleasure to work with her and she made our process easier than we ever imagined it would be! 10/10 recommend. -Lori

    Just closed on our house today, couldn’t thank Kara enough for all of her hard work in to making this happen for us! From start to finish she has made everything very stress free and really became a good friend. Highly recommend Kara for any future home buying she’s great! Thank you so much Kara! Love Kaylee and Noble. ❤️ -Kaylee

    I recently purchased my first home. Working with Kara Lollar was a pleasure! She was so very kind in answering all my questions, dealing with my panic moments and making sure I knew what was happening every step of the way. I would definitely recommend her for your loan needs! -Stephanie

    Kara is amazing. i had a lot of bumps in the road on my part. Kara was there every step of the way and I was able to purchase my new home. She was available anytime and returned my texted promptly. Highly recommend. -Cheryl and Gordon

    Kara Lollar was my lending officer and did an excellent job! She was accessible several times on weekends when needed and that service was appreciated to get this closing done. I highly recommend! -Rusty

    Kara was very helpful in closing on a house on Lake Cumberland. She gave us great direction to save money with a lower rate before they increased. -Russell

    Thank you so much to Kara Lollar for helping me to refinance my home! She did a wonderful job and made the process very easy and was very reliable. She can definitely help you out! I needed to make several home repairs and needed money pretty quickly and it worked out very well. -Paige

    Kara deserves a five star rating. She is an expert in this field, She make getting a home loan easy. She has the best personality WHILE WORKING QUICKLY to ensure the lowest loan rate possible. I can not thank her enough for a job well done! -Juliiann

    Kara Lollar was super helpful and guided us though the process of refinancing while lowering our interest rate, consolidating debt, and providing us cash for a new vehicle. We were able to do all of this and maintain the same payment. Highly recommend Kara Lollar and First Choice Lending Services. -Chad