December 5, 2017
Bobby Hill Joins Northway Bank as Mortgage Loan Officer
Bobby Hill recently joined the Mortgage Lending team at Northway Bank. Bobby brings all that is needed in an effective team environment - passion, creativity, innovation, enthusiasm and forward-thinking leadership.
“We’re very excited to have Bobby join our mortgage lending team,” says Wendy Olson, Northway’s Mortgage Manager. “Having lived in the North Country for over 14 years, Bobby has a deep connection and knows the people who live here. His passion and knowledge is invaluable.”
Bobby was most recently the General Sales Manager for Berlin City Chevrolet and has over 20 years of solid sales and marketing experience in the retail industry, including invaluable time as a loan officer while living in his native state of Vermont. He graduated from Nichols College with a four-year MBA in Marketing. He is an active member of the North Country Board of Realtors.
Being a well-known retail professional in the Berlin and Gorham area, Bobby shares “Having grown some very deep roots in the community, I am really looking forward to helping people make their new homes a reality.”
In his personal time, Bobby enjoys the outdoors with his family, taking advantage of the beautiful area they live in, often hiking, golfing or four-wheeling. Bobby is also a coach for his son’s team on the Berlin Youth Hockey squirt league.
March 1, 2017
Cosgrove says she’s inspired by her customers and delights in the process of homeownership, whether it be a first time homebuyer or a seasoned home owner. She relocated to the seacoast last year and is appreciating all the area has to offer.
“Moving from the state capitol to the seacoast has been exciting so far,” Cosgrove says. “I’m looking forward to really getting to know the area and helping people make their new home a reality.”
A native to Bow, NH, Julie attended Southern Vermont College and New Hampshire Technical Institute. As a child, Julie was an avid 4-Her who enjoyed her time as an equestrian so much that she continued her dedication as an adult. Today, she spends her time with the Rotary Club of Portsmouth, Portsmouth Chamber of Commerce, Habitat for Humanity, and the local food bank.
February 8, 2017
Northway Bank Makes Contribution in Support of HOMEteam’s Educational and Counseling Services
Northway Bank recently donated $5,000 to NeighborWorks® Southern New Hampshire in support of homeownership and financial literacy education and counseling services offered by HOMEteam in New Hampshire. HOMEteam is a collaboration between NeighborWorks® Southern New Hampshire, CATCH Neighborhood Housing, and Laconia Area Community Land Trust for the delivery of homeownership and financial literacy educational and counseling services throughout Southern and Central New Hampshire.
“We are very grateful that Northway Bank has continued and increased their commitment to this important program,” states Paul McLaughlin. “Support from financial companies such as Northway Bank is essential to our ability to offer these services to New Hampshire residents, helping to create homeowners who are well informed and well prepared for the responsibilities of homeownership,” continues McLaughlin.
“As a local community bank, our responsibility is to help build strong, healthy communities. Promoting financial education is central to making that happen,” says Scott Thimann, Chief Banking Officer for Northway Bank. “Northway is proud to be able to support the work of HOMEteam as they help our neighbors achieve the dream of homeownership.”
HOMEteam provides New Hampshire residents with the information and tools they need to make smart financial decisions related to purchasing, renting, and maintaining a home. Through a series of workshops, seminars, one-on-one counseling, and other resources, HOMEteam helps first time home buyers navigate the mortgage process, renters save for homeownership, and home owners preserve and protect their investment in their home. Other services include home equity conversion mortgage counseling and foreclosure prevention and intervention counseling.
For more information about HOMEteam’s menu of course and counseling offerings, please visit www.hometeamnh.org or call 866.701.9097