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Thursday, June 25, 2020
Curtis had been tossing around the idea of getting his own place when his mom found out about Neighborhood Finance Corporation, a company out of Des Moines that now served their city of Cedar... Read more
Thursday, June 25, 2020
About a month prior to working with Neighborhood Finance Corporation, Elaine had been pricing a new garage and driveway repair on her existing home. She had wanted a garage for years and... Read more
Wednesday, June 10, 2020
Note:  As we celebrate our 30th Annivesary and NeighborWorks Week 2020, we are featuring a few of our Neighborhood Heroes.  Why I Love My Neighborhood - Joy... Read more
Friday, May 22, 2020
Keeping it in the Family When an opportunity to purchase his grandmother’s home presented itself in January of 2020, Jason immediately jumped into action and contacted his credit union to see about... Read more
Friday, March 13, 2020
Ten years ago, Rusty and Heather obtained a home loan through NFC when they purchased their home. In 2019 the couple decided to refinance their home through NFC, which... Read more
Tuesday, January 21, 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:   Local Housing Non-Profit, Neighborhood Finance Corporation (NFC), Expands Lending Areas in Polk County   Announces the end of lending programs in some... Read more
Tuesday, January 21, 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:   Local Housing Non-Profit, Neighborhood Finance Corporation (NFC), Expands Lending Areas in Cedar Rapids   CEDAR RAPIDS, IOWA, January 21, 2020–... Read more
Monday, November 11, 2019
Rachel and her son were living in a West Des Moines townhouse without much green space when they discovered a unique opportunity. Rachel had found a place in Des Moines only a couple of blocks from where she grew... Read more
Thursday, September 12, 2019
Keeyon Carter, his wife, Stephanie, and two children had been living in their 1,300 square foot, 3-bedroom, 1.5 bath home for about year when a co-worker showed Keeyon an ad for a loan that said something... Read more
Monday, September 9, 2019
Iowans’ Ideas: Guest columns featuring the views of different Iowans in each edition of Iowa Ideas magazine.  By Stephanie Preusch, NFC Executive... Read more
Monday, September 9, 2019
Neighborhood Finance Corporation (NFC) Cedar Rapids Marks $1 Million in Lending at One Year Anniversary Includes 28 Loans to Homeowners and Keeping Neighborhoods Strong in Cedar... Read more
Friday, August 30, 2019
Not-for-profit mortgage lender, Neighborhood Finance Corporation (NFC), has provided 600 down payment assistance loans totaling $7,598,500 between June 1, 2017 and July 31, 2019 providing Polk... Read more
Wednesday, August 7, 2019
James (Jack) Porter knew he’d be forced out of his rental situation but just didn’t know when. After his landlady passed, he was flung into an emergency situation and had to move fast. Luckily, he said he had good... Read more