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SSBCI TA Approvals as of November 21, 2023Members only Login
The U.S. Department of the Treasury announced the approval of 20 additional state awards under the State Small Business Credit Initiative (SSBCI) Technical Assistance Grant Program, totaling more than $50.8 million. These awards will be used to...
Treasury Approves Nine Additional State Plans Through the SSBCI
The U.S. Department of Treasury announced an additional group of nine state plans approved under the State Small Business Credit Initiative (SSBCI). Treasury has approved more than $1.5 billion in funding to promote small business growth through...
State Tax Incentive Evaluations Database - National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL)Members only Login
States across the country are starting to gather data and use evidence to systematically evaluate tax incentives. To illustrate what sort of evaluations states are conducting, NCSL created a database of state tax incentive evaluations. Evaluations...
State Small Business Credit Initiative - Interactive Tool
This interactive data tool from the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis shows total SSBCI investments, percent of investments in LMI and rural areas, investments by MSA, investments by loan programs, CDFIs, and more.
POWER Initiative Evaluation: Factors and Results of Project ImplementationMembers only Login
This report by Chamberlin/Dunn offers an evaluation of two consecutive years (FY19-FY20) of the Appalachian Regional Commission's POWER Initiative. The report aims to understand successes, challenges, and lessons learned through implementation, and...
Success Factors, Challenges, and Early Impacts of the POWER Initiative: An Implementation EvaluationMembers only Login
This evaluation was designed to help ARC and its stakeholders learn from the POWER Program's implementation successes and challenges; identify technical assistance needs; and report on the qualitative impact of investments made, to date, with POWER...
State Tax and Economic Review, 2020 Quarter 2Members only Login
States saw steep declines in revenues in the second quarter of 2020, though some of this was caused by shifting revenues into the next quarter and next fiscal year. Consequently, most states ended the 2020 fiscal year uncertain about their fiscal...
CDBG Partnership Challenges and Opportunities at the Local, State, and Federal LevelsMembers only Login
HUD issued this report in October 2019 to identify opportunities and challenges for Federal, State, and local governments to partner with nonprofit organizations to complete community development, revitalization, and rehabilitation projects using...
Section 184 Indian Home Loan Guarantee Program - FDICMembers only Login
The Section 184 Indian Home Loan Guarantee Program was created by the Housing and Community Development Act of 1992 to address the lack of mortgage lending in Indian Country. This brochure from the FDIC briefly reviews the background, purpose, and...
2019 HUD Healthy Homes Program - Descriptions of Awarded ProjectsMembers only Login
On September 30, 2019, HUD awarded more than $314 million to 77 state and local government agencies and more than $5 million in six tribal communities to identify and address home health and safety hazards. This document is a description of each...
Redevelopment of Rock Hill, SC - City of rock Hill, SC and NDCMembers only Login
Maddison Tice and Jennifer Wilford with the City of Rock Hill, SC along with Kevin Gremse with the National Development Council present on the completed and ongoing redevelopment projects in Rock Hill, SC.
Redevelopment of Rock Hill, SC - JEDAMembers only Login
Harry Huntley with the South Carolina Jobs-Economic Development Authority presents on several conduit issuances in Rock Hill, SC including the issue for Rock Hill Arena.
Industrial Development Bond Financing ProgramMembers only Login
South Carolina Jobs-Economic Development Authority Brochure on Industrial Development Bond Financing Program.
Treasurer Approved Bond Firms SC September 2017
A list of treasurer approved bond firms in South Carolina.
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...
ULI: Creative Finance for Smaller CommunitiesMembers only Login
The Urban Land Institute provides a series of case studies that illustrate how communities have used P3s and other financing mechanisms to improve the appearance and functionality of their infrastructure.
2015 NDFS Project Marketplace-Greenwood, SC Project
This brownfield project in Greenwood, SC was presented by Steffanie Dorn during the 2015 NDFS Brownfields and Rural Project Marketplace in Charleston, South Carolina.
2015 NDFS Project Marketplace-Walterboro,SC Project
This brownfield and rural project in Walterboro,SC was presented by Philip Slayter during the 2015 NDFS Brownfields and Rural Project Marketplace in Charleston, South Carolina.
Access to Capital for Small, Middle Market CompaniesMembers only Login
Gene King of Sequence Holdings LLC, discusses in detail various capital access methods and structures for small and middle market companies.
Commonly Used Tax Credits in South CarolinaMembers only Login
George Strobel of State Tax Credit Exchange overviews the commonly used tax credits in South Carolina.
Rural Healthcare Financing in South CarolinaMembers only Login
Graham Adams, CEO of South Carolina's Office of Rural Health, discusses the litany of financing tools available to rural health care facilities and communities.
SC Roundtable Speaker Bios - 2015
Biographies of the speakers for 2015 CDFA South Carolina Financing Roundtable Conference.
2013 SC Coordinating Council for Economic Development Funds ActivityMembers only Login
This this report details activities of the Council regarding the Economic Development Set-Aside Fund, the Governor’s Closing Fund and the Rural Infrastructure Fund. These funds are managed by the South Carolina Department of Commerce’s Grants,...
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.
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...
Beaufort Co., SC Municipalities Tax Increment Financing Districts (TIF)
This resource provides a list of the TIF districts in Beaufort County along with details and the supporting documents on file for each TIF districts.
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.
Funding for Startups and Early Stage Companies in South CarolinaMembers only Login
David Mendez from Capital A Partners discusses the stages and types of funding available for startups and early stage companies in South Carolina.
New Markets Tax Credit FinancingMembers only Login
Tammy Propst of the Tax Advantage Group provides the basics behind the New Markets Tax Credit Program on both the state and federal level.
Loan Participation Programs & How Bankers Benefit from LPPsMembers only Login
Edwin Lesley of the Business Development Corporation discusses the basics behind the SSBCI program and other financing mechanisms that can be used in the state.
Tax-Exempt Financing for Non-Profit Education and Healthcare BorrowersMembers only Login
John Wooten of Wells Fargo discusses the structure of tax-exempt bond financing.
SC Economy and Economic Development Project FinanceMembers only Login
David Clayton, Research Director for the SC Department of Commerce, touches on a variety of factors affecting the state economy including manufacturing, angel investment, venture capital, and the EB-5 program.
Community Development Tax Credit PresentationMembers only Login
Bernie Mazyck, President & CEO of the South Carolina Association for Community Economic Development, explains the role of the Association in appropriating dollars for investment and administering state tax credits.
Targeted Financing StrategiesMembers only Login
Brent Jeffcoat of Pope Zeigler Law Firm discusses the different financing strategies and sources that can be utilized. Jeffcoat also provides several TIF case studies.
Federal Rehabilitation Tax Credits and Related State IncentivesMembers only Login
Christian Rogers discusses the value of credits for historic rehabilitation purposes, in addition to the standards and qualifications for federal and state programs.
Financing for Energy Efficiency and The SAVES PlatformMembers only Login
Greg Montgomery of Abundant Power provides an overview of several programs involving energy efficiency financing. This includes PACE and SC Saves.
IRB's in SC- What Happened to Them?Members only Login
Jason Bristol from TD Bank discusses the conditions of the Industrial Revenue Bond market and the resulting effects, in addition to discussing the future for IRB's in the state.
Santee Cooper & SC Electric Cooperatives FinancingMembers only Login
Jeff Ruble of Santee Cooper discusses the different financing mechanisms available for energy projects.
Building with Bonds in South CarolinaMembers only Login
Cheryl Strickland, Director at Stifel, provides several examples of bond finance that have been used for development purposes.
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.
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