Associated Bank is once again recognized as Wisconsin’s #1 Mortgage Lender based on information provided through the Home Mortgage Disclosure Act (HMDA). In 2017, Associated Bank closed 6,464 loans for a total of $1.29 billion.*


“At Associated Bank, we are committed to fostering strong and stable communities,” said David Stein, executive vice president, head of consumer and business banking, Associated Bank. “Through our broad array of home loan options as well as financial education, assistance and programs, we are able to revitalize neighborhoods by easing the home ownership process for many.”


Associated has a dedicated team of lenders who collaborate with realtors, community groups and housing assistance partners to provide home loan opportunities to both first time and experienced buyers from neighborhoods throughout the Midwest.


“Purchasing a home may be the largest investment many individuals will make,” said Denise Smith, senior vice president and director of multicultural and affordable lending, Associated Bank. “Our team strives to help prospective homebuyers make their dream of home ownership a reality.”


As part of Associated’s fair lending efforts, a highly targeted, local marketing campaign is helping Associated Bank increase outreach to individuals within minority and low-to-moderate income communities the bank serves.


For additional information and to start the process towards home ownership, visit Associated Bank’s home loan webpage at


*The Wisconsin #1 Mortgage Lender designation is based on information gathered from the Home Mortgage Disclosure Act data compiled annually by the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council. The results of the data were obtained through RATA Comply, November 2018.