Caleb Knox

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Loan Originator


Personal:

Caleb was born in Colorado and grew up in Mill Creek, WA attending Jackson High School where he served on the student-body for three years. He was an 8-time state meet competitor in cross country and track and field, serving two years as team Capitan and finishing his career with the Walsh-Platt District Academic-Leadership Award for athletes. Caleb went on to compete at the University of Washington as 4-year varsity athlete in cross country and track and field. He graduated with All-Pac 10 academic honors for NCAA athletes, and earned a B.A. in English Literature and Writing, with minors in History and International Studies.

Over the next decade, Caleb spent time traveling to Europe, Latin America and Asia. He studied permaculture, became a nationally certified sommelier, and helped operated several successful high-end restaurants in San Francisco. He then transitioned into the holistic health field, teaching yoga and physical therapy and served private clients as a consultant for physical and nutritional wellness.

Communication and Client Consulting:

Caleb entered into mortgage loan origination upon creating the goal of helping friends and family become financially sovereign and achieve their personal and business goals.

Caleb understands that increasing personal freedom, and enjoying life with our families is what really matters in life. Financial strategy is an important and often overlooked tool achieving these intangible goals. Caleb seeks to make financial improvement approachable, and enjoyable, providing clarity and educating clients on often unknown creative, strategic solutions in purchases and refinance lending.

Given the importance of timing in housing decisions, both in regards to a clients personal life-factors as well as market fluctuations, Caleb focuses on building a trusting, long-term relationship with clients through a high level of availability and open communication.

Business and Mortgage Experience:

As CFM-founder Steve Knox’s son, Caleb grew up around the business and was able to see the growth of Columbia Funding Mortgage over the past 20 years, gaining invaluable perspective. As an operations and marketing assistant at CFM in the past, Caleb helped with and learned from CFM’s sponsorship of the Run of The Mill charity road race. Over the years Caleb witnessed the growth of a steady base of satisfied clients, and business driven via referrals of happy clients. Caleb continues the legacy of his father in focusing on service and impeccable ethics, knowing that meeting the client’s needs via communication, availability and follow through are what create sustainable business.

How to work with Caleb:

Please do not hesitate to contact Caleb directly, and outside of business hours, at 206-850-9036. He can also be reached at the CFM office at 425-357-1044. Caleb is happy to meet with prospective clients with initial questions in person, with no obligations. To streamline the process toward achieving your housing and finance goals, submit a simple and easy online application, and Caleb will be immediately notified and will follow up with you. Caleb is happy to meet with prospective clients and buyers to begin long term relationship based on achieving any goal.

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