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Great Lakes Financial Group

Subsidiary of The Great Lakes Companies

History of Great Lakes Financial Group

Since 1989, Great Lakes Financial Group's (GLFG) mission has been to be the premier provider to housing communities and their owners in structuring the best financing for multi-family and healthcare facilities. We are a full service mortgage banker, with loan origination, underwriting, asset management and loan servicing capabilities.

Our passion as an entrepreneurial company has always been to work closely with our partners from the beginning to ensure the project’s financial and operational success. GLFG takes great pride in the fact that over 80% of their clients are repeat customers.

For our commercial customers, Great Lakes Financial Group remains dedicated to finding the best sources of long- term financing in:

Market-Rate Housing Communities: We are there from the start of the due diligence period in identifying the right loan structure for properties that do not have use agreements specific to income parameters. Loan programs may accommodate: New Construction, Sub-Rehabs, Refinancing, Restructuring and Acquisition loans available.

Affordable Housing Communities: We assist developers in deal structuring through various lending, debt and local, state, and federal government agencies to ensure a successful deal structure and targeted deal closing. Loan programs may accommodate: New Construction, Sub-Rehabs, Refinancing, Restructuring and Acquisition loans available.

Senior Housing Communities: We specialize in financing age-restricted, independent living, assisted living, memory care, skilled nursing, and CCRC communities. Our team uses its extensive knowledge and experience to implement effective financing strategies. Loan Programs may accommodate: New Construction, Sub-Rehabs, Refinancing, Restructuring and Acquisition loans available.

GLFG is headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio. Our staff serves customers throughout the country, with these core values at the heart of what we do:

  • Reliability
  • Innovation
  • Service
  • Experience
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