Community Business Lenders


CBLSC is a private, boutique commercial lender, backed by over forty (40) credit unions, with no regulatory lending limit constraints.  We specialize in commercial real estate lending with an emphasis on income producing properties.  Our primary trade territory is the state of Iowa with particular focus on the Des Moines, Ames, Cedar Rapids, Iowa City and Quad Cities metro areas. 

Our Focus

Multifamily         Commercial/Industrial        Historic Tax Credits

Retail                     Office                                      Medical                 

Low Income Housing Tax Credits                  Senior Living


Our Focus

Interested in pricing out your next real estate transaction?  CBLSC sets loan rates based upon project type, borrower risk factors and current market conditions.  Interest rates are generally based on a credit spread over US Treasuries.  Current treasury rates may be found at

Please contact CBLSC for more information about our company, our services and to discuss your project's financing needs.

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