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Loans for Hobby Farms

It’s not always about the lake. Some people look for a ten, forty, or larger acreage retreat where they can do a little gardening, maybe raise some chickens, and build some stands to get the ultimate organic food - venison. Whether you're dreaming of retirement or a vacation hobby farm Northview Bank is here to help.

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Is There an Acreage Limit?

No. Northview Bank has been financing large tracts of land since its inception. A hobby farm is nothing more than land with structures. Many banks want you to carve out the home on ten acres for financing but we don’t have that stipulation. We simply look at the value of the land and buildings along with the credit, debt structure, and income of the borrower before making a loan. The resulting options may encompass long-term fixed rate secondary market mortgages or a shorter term in-house loan product. The resulting loan will vary mainly based upon the property. Often times larger farms may closely resemble an income-producing farm and at that point further documentation and proof of use will need to be produced. Ultimately the loan professionals at Northview Bank will walk you through the process and help you find the best lending product to fit your needs.

Your Hobby Farm’s Location

Hobby Farms exist all throughout Minnesota and Wisconsin. Northview bank is willing to lend in all of these areas, so whether you are looking in the beautiful bluff country of Fillmore County, MN, the lake country of Hayward, WI, or the Red River Valley we are ready to assist you with your Hobby Farm Dream.

Live Your Hobby Farm Dream

Northview Bank is here to help and encourage you with your dream of hobby farm ownership. To see if you qualify for a mortgage click here to get started.

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Jeremy Byers

VP, Branch Manager/Loan Officer

Specialty: Home Purchases, Home Refinances, Second Home Loans, Construction Loans, Manufactured Home Financing, Seasonal Cabin Financing, Land Financing, Lake Lot Financing

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Keith Skelton

VP/Loan Officer

Specialty: Conventional Home Financing, Seasonal Home Financing, Manufactured Home Financing, Land Financing, Construction Financing

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Paul Troskey

Vice President/Market Manager

Specialty: Business Lending

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Tom Willie

Loan Officer

Specialty: Home Purchases, Home Refinances, Conventional, FHA, VA, USDA, Construction Loans, Seasonal Cabin Financing, Land Financing, Lake Lot Financing, Consumer Financing

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Judy Nelson

VP/Branch Manager - Askov Office

Specialty: Consumer loans, Land Loans, Home Equity Mortgages, In-House ARM Mortgages

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Kate Nummela

Branch Manager/Loan Officer

Specialty: Conventional Home Financing, Seasonal Home Financing, Manufactured, Home Financing, Land Financing

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Shelly Lough

Vice President – Loan Officer

Specialty: Consumer Lending

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Karen Raitanen

VP, Branch Manager/Loan Officer

Specialty: Land and Lake Lot Financing, Home Equity Loans, Personal Lending, & Business Loans

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Nancy Clark

Vice President

Specialty: Vacation Property, Home Purchase & Refinance, Home Equity, Personal/Consumer, Business Loans.

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Bev Swenson

Branch Manager

Specialty: Consumer Lending Land Financing

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Traver Gahler

Vice President/Branch Manager

Specialty: Home Purchases, Home Refinances, Construction Loans, Seasonal Cabin Financing, Land Financing, Lake Lot Financing

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Debra Stadin

VP/Branch Manager Kerrick Office

Specialty: Consumer Lending

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Kyle Shepherd

Vice President – Loan Officer

Specialty: First Time Home Buyers, USDA – Rural Development Loans, FHA, New Construction Loans, Land Loans, Home Equity Loans, Manufactured Homes

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Chad Johnsen

Vice President/Branch Manager

Specialty: Home Purchases, Home Refinances, Construction Loans, Land Financing, Lake lot Financing & Seasonal Cabin Financing

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Bill Loew

Executive Vice President

Specialty: Business, Agricultural

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Carrie Conner

Vice President - Loan Officer

Specialty: USDA RD, VA, FHA & Conventional

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