NP Dodge Company is pleased to announce today it has acquired
Lincoln First Realty in Lincoln, Nebraska. Established in 2007 as a subsidiary of Cornhusker Bank,
Lincoln First Realty is a family-owned residential real estate company with more than 45 experienced
REALTORS® serving clients throughout Lancaster, Seward, Saunders, Otto, Gage, Jefferson, York, and
“Lincoln First Realty has built a premier real estate operation.” said Nate Dodge, CEO of NP Dodge Company
and great, great grandson of the first N.P. Dodge who founded the company in 1855. “We have admired
Lincoln First Realty from afar for many years. Our shared values and similar cultures will allow us to build on
our combined strengths of serving clients. I am proud to welcome Lincoln First Realty to the NP Dodge
family of companies.”
Under the terms of the acquisition, Lincoln First Realty will continue to operate as a separate entity under its
name and brand. Pat Elgert, president of Lincoln First Realty, will join the NP Dodge leadership team, along
with managing broker Lea Barker under the leadership of Jill Anderson, with NP Dodge.
“I’m very proud of the success Lincoln First Realty has had since its founding 14 years ago,” states Elgert.
“We now look forward to new ownership with the NP Dodge Company and the many opportunities they are
able to provide to our agents, employees, and the clients we serve.”
This announcement marks the expansion of NP Dodge Company into the state’s capital. Jill Anderson says
“As we continue to expand our company footprint, we couldn’t be more excited to partner with the agents at
Lincoln First Realty who hold the same values and community support as NP Dodge Company.”
The NP Dodge Company family of companies now has the largest number of residential real estate sales
offices in the Omaha, Council Bluffs and Lincoln metro areas.