City First. A Different Kind of Bank.

At City First, we are focused on building the economic health of underserved communities in the Washington, DC and Mid-Atlantic region. Commercial lending for the development or preservation of affordable housing, the construction or renovation of community facilities and loans for the business operations of small for-profit and non-profit companies remains the center of the City First Bank mission. 

We create significant impact even beyond our direct lending. Our New Markets Tax Credit program has also served as a significant catalyst for economic development through large scale and impactful projects. 


Please be aware that you are leaving and will be redirected to a third party web site. City First Bank of DC has no control over information at any third party site accessed. City First Bank of DC makes no representation and is not responsible for the quality, content, nature, or reliability of any linked site. The inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement, investigation, verification or monitoring by City First Bank of DC. In no event shall City First Bank of DC be responsible for your use of a third party site.