Religious Organization Financing and Lending


Since our first financing in 1913, Ziegler has become a recognized leader in providing creative, tailored solutions to religious and educational institutions.


Focusing on multidenominational places of worship, churches, and K-12 private schools, Ziegler offers long-term, fixed-rate financing, tax-exempt financing and short-term, variable rate financing. Whether you need to expand existing facilities, refinance existing debt, acquire land or finance new construction, Ziegler can customize a solution that’s just right for your organization. In fact, our financings can give your organization a conservative way to borrow a large sum of money, while providing great flexibility.


Ziegler can assist your organization with:

  • Long-term, fixed-rate mortgage financing with fixed rates up to 25-years
  • Tax-exempt bond issues for school ministries and certain community center projects
  • Shorter-term borrowing solutions for construction financing, bridge financing or property acquisition


Learn more about Church Bond Financing, Church Loans and Investing in your Church.

One of the first questions church and/or private school leadership should ask when considering a major project is, “How much debt can my church/school afford?” Please contact us to Determine your Debt Capacity.

Featured Transactions

Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church
December 2016

New Money/Refinancing

Daystar Church
November 2016
North Carolina

New Money

The Stirring of the Christian and Missionary Alliance of Redding
October 2016

New Money/Refinancing

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