Commercial Loans & Credit

Providing credit and expertise tailored to Quad Cities businesses

Northwest Bank is committed to excellence in commercial lending in the Quad Cities. We understand that we are only successful if our customers are successful, so our lenders spend the time to really understand you and your financial needs. We know that each small business is unique, so we will take the time to have ongoing thoughtful discussions with you that will allow us to design, implement and evolve the financing structure that best meets your individual needs.

We are experts in a wide range of commercial lending needs:

  • Construction Loans
  • Commercial Real Estate Loans
  • Long term, Fixed Rate Loans
  • Investment Real Estate Loans
  • TIF Loans
  • Operating Lines of Credit
  • Business Succession & Acquisition Loans
  • Equipment Finance
  • SBA Loans
  • Business Credit Cards

Local Lending Decisions

You’re a local small business owner. We’re local bankers. We believe that helps us understand your challenges and financial needs better. Your loan, from start to finish, is completely managed by our team right here in the Quad Cities. Moreover, since we know that fast answers keep your business moving forward, local decisions mean faster decisions.

Flexible Financing Options

Our Commercial Lending team has had success with many companies including family owned businesses, commercial real estate developers and investors, and manufacturing clients through providing creative loan structures that have helped maximize cash flow and achieve growth strategies. Whether you’re looking for an operating line of credit for working capital, or a long term equipment finance or commercial real estate loan, we can help.

Our business loans and lines come with convenient features:

  • Fixed or variable rates
  • Short or long terms
  • Rate discounts possible with other service relationships

Commercial Loan Application

At Northwest Bank, our lenders are available to walk you through the entire application process. Here’s the basic information we will need to begin tailoring your financing:

  1. Personal Financial Statement PFS Form
  2. Two years Personal Tax Returns
  3. Three years Corporate Tax Returns

Complete Financial Services

We also have a complete line of business banking products to help you manage the day to day needs of your company.

Contact one of our Commercial Bankers today for more information on how we can help your business succeed.

Commercial Team

Emily Blaylock

Emily Blaylock

Senior Vice President, Chief Lending Officer

“Our Commercial Lending Team is focused on understanding our community’s needs, listening to our customers, and providing valuable financial solutions.”

563.388.2555

Corey Martin

Corey Martin

Assistant Vice President, Commercial Banker

“My role is to assess the needs of my customers and help them achieve and exceed their business goals.”


563.388.2505

Linda Wunsch

Linda Wunsch, CEcD, EDFP, LEED®AP

Assistant Vice President, Commercial Loan Officer Economic Development Division

563.388.2514

Adam Holland

Adam Holland

Assistant Vice President, Commercial Loan Officer, Economic Development Division

“I want customers to feel confident that we are a team dedicated to making their investment successful by leveraging all resources to maximize their return potential.”

563.388.2645

Kirk Bustrom

Kirk Bustrom

Assistant Vice President,
Commercial Loan Officer
Economic Development Division

563.388.2544