The Iowa Finance Authority recently recognized Northwest Bank as one of 27 outstanding lenders from throughout the state for its efforts in advancing affordable homeownership through the Iowa Finance Authority's programs in calendar year 2012.
"I want to commend the effort of our hard-working local lender partners, and their success in making the dream of homeownership a reality for more than 1,200 Iowa families in 2012 through Iowa Finance Authority programming," said Iowa Finance Authority Executive Director Dave Jamison.
The Leading Lender awards recognize Iowa Finance Authority Participating Lenders who have excelled in the number of Iowa Finance Authority loans generated and/or the dollar amount of loans closed.
Northwest Bank is a $1.3 billion community bank that offers a full line of business, agricultural, mortgage, consumer deposit and lending services as well as wealth management services. Northwest Bank has Iowa offices in Algona, Arnolds Park, Ankeny, Belmond, Estherville, Fort Dodge, Humboldt, Le Mars, Milford, Sioux Center, Sioux City, Spencer, Spirit Lake, Storm Lake and West Des Moines and Nebraska offices in Omaha and La Vista.