About Us

Why Choose EAGLE.bank

EAGLE.bank is your home town Cincinnati bank.

We’re Ohio’s oldest community bank, founded in and proudly serving the Cincinnati area for over 135 years! We’re a financially stable, conservative, local bank, that’s big on personal service. We offer state-of-the art banking products. This includes mobile and on-line banking, hundreds of ATM locations, checking and savings products, along with personal and business loan products to meet most borrowers’ needs.

EAGLE.bank has dedicated itself to Mortgages and helping home buyers. We offer some of the best rates in the area, low closing costs, and quick closings. Local decision making, and in-house underwriting, allows us to close loans in 28 days on average 90% of the time. This makes us a top choice of Cincinnati’s real estates’ top producers, and we don’t take that lightly. We work hard to be available and easy to work with. Whether it’s your first home, or you are looking to refinance, we are here to guide you through the entire process.

EAGLE.bank was originally founded in Cincinnati in 1882, but we have come a long way since then. The mortgage industry has gone through many changes over the years, but, our vision for the future has kept us financially stable and made us stronger than ever. We now have beautiful modern branches in Bridgetown, Delhi and Hyde Park to serve you better. Our website is top notch and gives you up to date rates, mortgage calculators, and even allows you to apply online.


Bank Officers

Gary J. Koester, Chief Executive Officer
Patricia L. Walter, President
Kevin R. Schramm, Vice President/ Chief Financial Officer
Ray W. McCleese, Vice President Commercial Lending
Kevin Strehle, Vice President of Residential Lending
Mendee L. Wyenandt, Vice President of Operations, CIO



Meet Our Board of Directors

Board of Directors 2021

From the left: Guy Cagney, Steve Dulle, Steve Kehoe, Tricia Walter, Gary Koester, Adam Goetzman, and Jim Braun (retired)


Our Story

On July 28, 1882, The Price Hill Eagle Loan and Building Company No. 1 was incorporated in the community of East Price Hill for the purposes of promoting savings and home ownership. The original founders were: George Berndsen, Paul Litsch, Michael Hebenger, Hugh Schields and Anthony Cook.

For a first home, the Company met for business every Tuesday from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM in an office space rented in Joe Brauer’s Saloon, located at Enright Avenue near Warsaw, where the Price Hill Post Office stands today. The Company had purchased a lot next to St. Lawrence Church from John D. Prout in 1917 and an adjoining parcel from Theresa Johnson in 1924 and began planning its first main office building at 3650 Warsaw Avenue, that is now located in Bridgetown at 6415 Bridgetown Road, Cincinnati Ohio 45248.

Over the next seven decades, the Company continued to grow. It began with only $400,000 of original, authorized, capital stock. Today, EAGLE.bank has over $130 million in total assets. In 1996 Price Hill Eagle changed its name to Eagle Savings Bank in anticipation of growing beyond a local institution in order to continue to serve its growing customer base. In 1998, Eagle Savings opened its first branch in Delhi at 5148 Delhi Pike. In 2004, Eagle Savings developed a 12,000 square foot retail center at 6415 Bridgetown Road, where its main office was relocated. In 2010 the Delhi Branch was relocated to 5681 Rapid Run Road. In 2015 Eagle opened their first eastside office at 3420 Edwards Road in Hyde Park. In 2021, Eagle changed its corporate name to EAGLE.bank. The .bank domain is a new and safer domain to replace .com only for approved banks and offers enhanced security for the protection of our customers.

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The Eagle App and Mobile Banking allows access to your accounts anytime. It's quick and easy to securely access your Eagle account information whenever you need it, right from your mobile device.

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