Please note that we are not accepting applications for the Shopsteading Loan Program at this time.
What Is It?
The Shopsteading Loan Program offers businesses or properties with commercial tenants in downtown areas low-interest financing for projects designed to improve the business community and prompt foot traffic.
How Does It Work?
The loan program is focused primarily on retailers, restaurants, and other downtown enterprises.
Financing can be obtained for:
- Purchasing or improve properties
- Purchasing equipment, fixtures, or furnishings
- Site improvements
- Working capital
This program is often used in conjunction with other programs and incentives offered in the county and by the Downtown Carlisle Association as well as through our valued partners, including local, state, and federal government agencies and private lending institutions.