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Initiative Helps Veteran-Owned Small Businesses

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by in Featured | Small Biz

Veterans who own small businesses in Arizona can save up to $3,000 by tapping into a new loan program called VetLoan Advantage. The program, offered by CDC Small Business Finance, features rebates and fee waivers associated with SBA-504 loans (for commercial real estate purchases) and Community Advantage loans for working capital, equipment purchases and other… Read More →

To Buy Or To Rent? That Is The Question.

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Residential renters aren’t the only ones wondering if now is a good time to buy. Business owners renting office space are also considering the buying proposition. “The office market in Phoenix has shifted slightly in favor of owning rather than renting, especially for small business owners looking to purchase office condos,” said Chris Bane, senior… Read More →

Valley Franchise Owners Use SBA-504 Refinance Program To Help Reinvest In Businesses

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Robert and Mary Perez take advantage of SBA-504 refinance program. At a time when jobs are hard to come by and many small businesses are cutting back, Robert and Mary Perez are growing their Metro Phoenix businesses and reinvesting in their biggest asset – their employees. The Perez’s own and operate six Wendy’s franchises and… Read More →

Paving The Way For Phoenix Small Business Growth

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by in Business News | Finance & RE Law

Foreshadowing federal reports of an uptick in demand for commercial real estate and small business lending, CDC Small Business Finance recently funded two loans to help a local company purchase three commercial buildings in Phoenix. We wanted to take advantage of lower property values and low financing rates to purchase the buildings,” said Todd Franklin,… Read More →

Arizona Commercial Real Estate Financing Nearly Doubles

by in Business News | Finance & RE Law

Commercial real estate financing in Arizona via the Small Business Administration (SBA) 504 loan program nearly doubled for the first half of the SBA’s fiscal year compared to the same six-month period a year ago, according to CDC Small Business Finance. DC reported that SBA-504 loan approvals totaled $105M for the Oct. 2011 – March… Read More →