COMMUNITY WEST BANK, a subsidiary of Community West
Bancshares, was founded in 1989 with a focus on three core competencies:
Keeping credit and other banking decisions local is the key to Community West Bank’s
With branch offices in Santa Maria, Goleta, Santa Barbara, Ventura, and Westlake
division offers a full range of business and consumer loan and deposit products.
Small to medium sized businesses, professional firms and individual clients can
choose to bank at one of the branch offices, through online banking, or by use of
convenient courier services.
division originates residential real estate loans throughout the tri-counties and
in the expanding markets in and around Sacramento. The Mortgage Banking division
also has an established manufactured housing financing program to assist with affordable
housing primarily in Santa Barbara and Ventura counties.
Community West Bank is one of the nation’s premier
Small Business Administration (SBA)
lenders offering government guaranteed loans. As a nationally preferred
lender the Bank gains a competitive advantage allowing it to expedite loan processing
and have more decision authority than a non-preferred lender.
A key strength of Community West Bank is the people. The
Board of Directors
is comprised of some of the most experienced business people in the marketplace.
The employees are experienced, dedicated and committed to serving the community.
It is through their efforts that the Bank’s mission of "serving a diverse customer
base by providing extraordinary service and competitive banking products," is carried