First Bankers Trust Company N.A. Launches Buck Land Funding

A division focused on the financing of hunting land.

Quincy, IL – February 24, 2020 – First Bankers Trust Company, N.A., a subsidiary of First Bankers Trustshares,Inc., announced today the launch of its Buck Land Funding division – a segment focused on the financing of recreational and hunting land.

First Bankers Trust Company’s experience in this area and type of lending allows for efficient processes that will streamline the purchase of land.

With the primary focus initially on land in Illinois, Iowa and Missouri, Buck Land Funding will expand its footprint over time by growing and developing a specialized team. Buck Land Funding is currently hiring a Relationship Manager to join the division.

“We feel confident that our service and expertise in this area will provide value to customers and brokers alike.” says Allen Shafer, President and CEO of First Bankers Trust Company, N.A.  “With our company located in the center of the prime habitat for whitetail deer, many of our bankers and directors are active outdoors people with experience financing these unique properties.  To meet and exceed the needs of this customer segment, we felt it was important to assemble a specialized team with unique products.”

The Buck Land Funding division of First Bankers Trust Company, N.A. is committed to providing swift, specialized underwriting and financing for the purchase of hunting land. Buck Land Funding is available as a resource for both property real estate agents as well buyers from anywhere in the United States.

“Our team is excited about this initiative,” says Jason Duncan, Regional President of First Bankers Trust Company, N.A. “We feel there is a need to provide specialized and focused resources to recreational land lending that will better serve this area.  Our goal is to provide value and an efficient process to the transaction that will benefit all parties involved.”

About Buck Land Funding – A Division of First Bankers Trust Company, N.A.:
Buck Land Funding, a division of First Bankers Trust Company, N.A., provides swift, specialized underwriting and financing for the purchase of recreational and hunting land. With an expert team dedicated to this initiative, this division provides efficient lending processes to real estate agents and purchasers with a focus on land in Illinois, Iowa and Missouri. For more information, visit https://www.BuckLandFunding.com

About First Bankers Trust Company, N.A.:
Headquartered in Quincy, Ill., First Bankers Trust Company, N.A., is a community-oriented commercial bank offering a variety of financial services to meet the needs of the communities it serves, including personal banking, residential mortgage loans, consumer loans, small business loan and agricultural loans. The bank has branch locations in Quincy, Macomb, Mendon, Carthage, Rushville, and Springfield, Illinois, with a market presence in adjacent counties in Illinois and Missouri. For more information, visit https://www.firstbankers.com.

Visit https://www.BuckLandFunding.com to learn more or find us at www.LinkedIn.com/company/BuckLandFunding or www.Facebook.com/BuckLandFunding