Online Resource Database
Most resources in the ORD are available to CDFA members only. CDFA members should login with their CDFA Account at the top of the page to access the full set of resources. Non-members are encouraged to join CDFA today
to gain access to the entire database.
SC Financing for Workforce/Affordable Housing Members only Login
Ivory Mathews discusses how important contributor's to a community's workforce are in need of affordable housing close to their jobs. Workforce housing produces a more sustainable local economy which allows workers to afford to live near their place...
SC Legislative UpdateMembers only Login
Sara Hazzard with SCEDA and Tushar Chikhliker with Nexsen Pruet discuss the latest legislative updates in South Carolina. What development finance topics are being discussed in the statehouse? Is there recent legislation that will have an impact on...
Catawba Regional LendingMembers only Login
Randy Imler of Catawba Regional Council of Governments shares some successful RLF projects that the organization has completed in the region, redeveloping brownfield sites into parks, infield developments and community facilities.
Funding Opportunity: A New Tool
This presentation by the South Carolina Rural Infrastructure Authority explains the growing gap between infrastructure needs and investment, economic development need, the RIA's objectives and successes, program eligibility.
Why Bond Financing?Members only Login
Toby Rittner of CDFA shares the importance that bonds play in the world of development finance, detailing the many different variations of this loan mechanism.
South Carolina Rural MadeMembers only Login
As a part of the USDA's commitment to strengthening rural economies, a state-by-state "Made in Rural America" report has been released for each state. Each state's factsheet highlights specific USDA investments in rural businesses, manufacturing,...
Brownfields Case Study - Greenville, SC
This case study from Partnership for Sustainable Communities highlights a brownfield redevelopment project on the West Side of Greenville, SC that relied heavily on Brownfield Site Assessment Grants to identify reuse opportunities within the project...
SC Economic Development HandbookMembers only Login
The South Carolina Economic Developers' Association published the Economic Development Handbook. This handbook discusses the economic development process in South Carolina including, incentives, marketing, business retention and expansion, and much...
South Carolina Business Resource GuideMembers only Login
The South Carolina Business Resource Guide, published by the South Carolina Department of Commerce Small Business and Existing Industry Team, is designed to provide businesses with tools and resources including financing tools and support.
What Do We Know About Energy in SC?Members only Login
Ashlie Lancaster from the SC Energy Office explains the current state of energy consumption in SC and provides several examples of state and federal incentives that can be used to finance new energy efficiency projects.
JEDA Annual Report 2014Members only Login
South Carolina Jobs-Economic Development Authority (JEDA) served as conduit issuer in 23 deals totaling nearly $826M , benefitting 18 different borrowers in 12 counties comprised of six multi-site health care systems, three public charter schools,...