Northwest is golden for home lending

By: Donovan W. Mann –

A local bank continues to get recognized for outstanding community assistance and work.

On Monday, Feb 24, Northwest Bank and The Iowa Finance Authority (IFA) announced that Northwest Bank is now an IFA Gold Lender Designation. This honor is bestowed Northwest Bank for their outstanding efforts in assisting home buyers in 2019. IFA Executive Director Debi Durham congratulates Northwest Bank on their recent Gold designation.

Director of Credit Administration at Northwest Bank in Spencer, Sara Frerichs says that they are committed to helping the communities they serve. The Partnership with IFA gives them the ability offers various home loan programs. This allows more individuals and families achieve the dream of owning a home.

Northwest Bank is a $1.6 billion community bank that offers a full line of business, agricultural, mortgage, consumer deposit and lending service. They also offer wealth management and insurance services. The bank has locations in Humboldt, Fort Dodge and Algona.

For more information about programs available to home buyers contact your local branch or visit