SBA 504 Borrowers can now request deferments for loan payments. Deferment Information

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A list of pandemic related information and resources for small businesses. See List

NWBDA Newsletters


 

Thank You, Lending Partners!

Thank You, Lending Partners!

October 2020Issue 40Thank You to our Lending Partners!SBA 504 Effective Rates for October 2020 25-year - 2.56% / 2.60% Refi20-year - 2.53% / 2.57% Refi10-year - 2.29% / 2.29% RefiThank You Lending Partners! To Our Lending Partners, Northwest Business Development...

Loan Payments Update

Loan Payments Update

Here are some reminders for our lenders and our borrowers to prepare for the payments to resume on October 1, 2020:

Debt Refinance Program

Debt Refinance Program

SBA issued a Notice in the Federal Register for the 504 Debt Refinancing Without Expansion Program announcing a reduction in the required Borrower’s Contribution for Projects involving limited or single purpose buildings during a recession.

Issue 36 – June 2020

Issue 36 – June 2020

The CARES Act was enacted on March 27, 2020 and with it came some changes to all new SBA 504 loans funded April through September 2020. Here are the new requirements and changes:

Issue 35 – May 2020

Issue 35 – May 2020

By innovating and collaborating , Eddyline Kayaks, along with Chinook Enterprises, are able to keep their employees working during this economic crisis while providing their community with the needed equipment.

Issue 34 – April 2020

Issue 34 – April 2020

Congress has passed a $2 trillion coronavirus relief/economic stimulus bill (the CARES Act). The Legislation includes the following provisions impacting the 504 Loan Program:

Issue 33 – March 2020

Issue 33 – March 2020

SBA has reinstated the Personal Resources Test for 504 and 7(a) Loan Programs to aid SBA Lenders in determining whether an Applicant has access to ‘credit elsewhere’. This test will go into effect on March 11, 2020.

Issue 32 – February 2020

Issue 32 – February 2020

Getting turned down for a commercial loan is devastating, but getting a loan that you aren’t fully prepared to repay is no picnic either. That’s why the business advising services of the Washington Small Business Development Center (SBDC) can be so important.

Issue 31 – January 2020

Issue 31 – January 2020

Pure Bliss Desserts is a thriving scratch bakery in Bellingham, WA offering a unique experience by serving perfectly paired coffee, tea, beer and wine to complement its veritable dessert offerings.

Issue 29 – November 2019

Issue 29 – November 2019

Every year, Northwest Business Development Association hosts an Annual Meeting in where they are headquartered in Spokane Valley, WA.