SBA COMMUNITY ADVANTAGE ACTIVITY REPORTS –  The SBA released information showing how CA lending has  increased from 2012 to 2017 including an 18% increase in dollars lent and 10% increase in loans made between April 2016 and April 2017.CA lending 2011-2017

COMMUNITY ADVANTAGE FACT SHEETS – The Mission Lenders Working Group developed a basic fact sheet on the CA loan guarantee pilot including a chart that highlights key similarities and differences between the 7(a) and the CA loan guarantees. Click here to view CA Fact Sheet and 7(a)Comparison Chart

 

SBA COMMUNITY ADVANTAGE (CA) PARTICIPANT GUIDE 4.0  – On December 28, 2015, the SBA issued its most recent guidance for mission lenders participating in the CA Pilot as well as information for prospective CA lenders.  CA-Participant-Guide-4-December-28-2015 %281%29 (1)

 

MISSION LENDERS WORKING GROUP COMMENTS – On February 26, 2016, the Mission Lenders Working Group submitted a letter to the SBA with comments and recommendations aimed at strengthening  and streamlining the CA loan guarantee. CA Comment Letter – ML Working Group