Commercial Real Estate - Our Focus

​Our professionals understand your needs and work with you to move your project forward. Bankers Trust’s relationship managers have the resources to bring you creative, flexible commercial real estate financing.

CCIM (Certified Commercial Investment Member)

A CCIM is a recognized expert in the commercial and investment real estate industry. A CCIM is part of a global commercial real estate network with members across North America and more than 30 countries. This professional network has enabled CCIM members to close thousands of transactions annually, representing more than $200 billion in value. As a result, the experts who possess the CCIM designation are an invaluable resource for commercial real estate owners, investors, and users.

Outstanding Service

Your call to Bankers Trust Commercial Real Estate is answered by responsive lenders who offer:

  • Long-term market relationships in our market areas
  • Significant experience (several team members with over 20 years)
  • Same-day return calls on inquiries about loans or deposits
  • Minimal to no turnover in the past decade

Your relationship manager will work with you to develop proposed terms as efficiently as possible for the project size and complexity.  It is our best practice to honor those terms through detailed underwriting, approval and closing.   Convert your project’s potential by letting Bankers Trust’s Commercial Real Estate Division help you build success.

Commercial businesses have complex financial needs. Bankers Trust delivers financing solutions with flexible terms and a creative approach to help simplify solutions that meet these needs. We keep our focus on credit quality as we continually refine our products and services. That strategy has made us the bank of choice for many of Iowa’s business and nonprofit organizations. We are far and away the leading Iowa-based commercial lender. Sound decisions can be made quickly, and our Des Moines based operations team can help accelerate inquiries and research because we know the local business context.



High Quality Financing

Rely on our real estate experts for financing tailored to your specific projects:  retail, office, industrial, multifamily properties and other income-producing real estate. Learn more about our solutions below or contact a Commercial Real Estate relationship manager for more details.

Construction Financing

With construction financing from Bankers Trust, our team works with you to arrange financing for an expansion or new construction project.

Interim/Bridge Financing

Bankers Trust offers supplemental interim/bridge financing with multiple solution levels to help keep your commercial real estate projects on track.

Acquisition Financing

While real estate acquisition financing options can range in complexity, our team helps streamline the process and provides a variety of options to meet your needs.

Term Financing

Bankers Trust term financing offers loans for construction, development and acquisition.

Long-Term Financing

Bankers Trust offers long-term financing, which offer a variety of features for commercial properties such as office buildings, industrial/warehouse, retail centers and more.


Our commercial refinancing services help you maximize the equity of your commercial real estate.

Closed Deals

Take a look at some of the Bankers Trust Commercial Real Estate team’s recent deals.


Learn more about other services Bankers Trust provides for commercial clients, including:

Business Resource Center

Online resources to help with your business’s financial needs, including:

  • Check and Deposit
    Ticket Ordering
  • Fraud Prevention Information
  • Federal Reserve Information
  • FDIC Guidance and Coverage
  • NACHA – Electronic Payment Information
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