August 30, 2015

Northwest FL - Business Loans - Making Gains

| 2/1/2011

Business lending for fiscal 2010 was still 42% below its 2007 five-year peak in the 43-county Small Business Administration North Florida District, as measured by two leading SBA-guaranteed loan programs. But 7(a) loans, often used for startups and working capital, gained 32% from the previous year; 504 loans, a frequent choice for acquisitions or expansions, increased only 1% from a year ago.

SBA District Lending (in millions)
2007 2009 2010

7(a) loans

$263.1 $116.1 $153.7
504 loans $178.9 $99.8 $100.9

Tags: Northwest

Digital Access

DIRECT DIGITAL ACCESS
Add digital to your current subscription, purchase a single digital issue, or start a new subscription to Florida Trend.

TABLE OF CONTENTS
An overview of the features and articles in this month's issue of Florida Trend.

ACCESS THIS ISSUE »

Florida Business News

Florida Trend Video Pick

Volunteer puppy raisers socialize future guide dogs
Volunteer puppy raisers socialize future guide dogs

Southeastern Guide Dogs’ volunteer puppy raisers help future guide dogs to become comfortable with home life and take the puppies everywhere—to work, out to eat, on trips, and even grocery shopping.

Earlier Videos | Viewpoints@FloridaTrend

Ballot Box

Is your business ready for a tropical storm or hurricane?

  • Yes, we are ready.
  • Somewhat (never enough!)
  • No, if a storm hits, we would be in trouble.

See Results

Ballot Box
Subscribe