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A variety of small business loans for every entrepreneurs' needs.

Our Loans

SBA 504 Loan

  1. Finance up to 40% of the project
    on a long-term, fixed-rate
  2. Low equity contribution
    as little as 10% of project to preserve working capital
  3. Decreased risk for lenders
  4. Debt refinancing available
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SBA 7(a) Community Advantage Loan

  1. Long-term, competitive rates
  2. Can be a companion to the SBA 504 Loan
  3. Financing for items ineligible for SBA 504 funding
  4. Geared toward underserved markets
Explore Community Advantage

We are with you Every Step of the Way

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Connect with our expert Loan Officers, providing basic financial information.

24 – 72 HRS

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Work with our Loan Officers to gather all the documents needed for your loan.

Weeks 1 – 2

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Loan Officers will prepare documents and submit them to the SBA for approval.

Weeks 2 – 4

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Work with our dedicated team to finalize any documents and receive funding.

Weeks 4 – 6

Eligible Use of SBA 504 Funds

  1. Land
  2. Acqusition of Existing Building
  3. New Construction
  1. Fixed Assets from Business Acquisition
  2. Building Expansion/Renovation
  3. Long-Term Equipment
  1. Professional Fees
  2. Lender’s Interim Points & Interest
  3. Debt Refinance Available

Small Business Success Stories


T-Top Manufacturing Expands Operations into Bridgeport, Texas

T-Top Manufacturing | Bridgeport, Texas


Brewing Up Small Business Success

Deep Ellum Brewing Company | Dallas, Texas

Picoso's Mexican Kitchen Opens New Restaurant in Lubbock with SBA 504 Financing

T-Top Manufacturing Expands Operations into Bridgeport, Texas

AEND Industries Uses SBA 504 Loan to Relocate to Texas

Brewing Up Small Business Success

Nitro Swimming Makes Waves in the Austin Area With Second Location

Items you may need to provide

As a new business borrower, you may need these items:

  1. Copy of Driver's License
  2. Resume
  3. Personal Financial Statement
  4. Last 2 years of complete personal federal income tax return
  5. Business Plan
  6. 2-Years of Projected Income Statements

Existing Businesses should also provide:

  1. 3 Years of Complete Business Tax Returns
  2. Year-to-Date Financials

“As a commercial lender in northern New Mexico, I have been using Capital CDC as a source for SBA 504 financing for many years. I have a high degree of confidence in referring our Bank's clients to Capital CDC, as I know their requests will be worked on with the highest level of professionalism and care. I look forward to working with Capital CDC for many more years to come.”

Tony Ornelas, Enterprise Bank

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VetLoan Advantage Program

Eligible veteran-owned businesses seeking SBA 504 financing can take advantage of the VetLoan Advantage program that allows Capital CDC to rebate a portion of the processing fee.

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Financing Structure

The typical SBA 504 Loan structure is as follows: 50% lender's note, 40% SBA 504 note and 10% borrower contribution.

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  • Lender (50%)
  • CDC / SBA 504 (40%)
  • Borrower Contribution (10%)

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