/ Locating a Business
If your business is ready to expand or relocate Charlotte has a variety of resources that can provide relocation, site selection and development & permitting assistance. In some instances there are specific financial programs to assist businesses that relocate to particular parts of our city.
Before you sign a lease or buy a building make sure you are aware of all zoning, land-use, and building standards requirements that may exist.
When it comes to locating your business, the Charlotte Regional Business Alliance provides a variety of resources. Contact their Economic Development staff for information on relocating and expanding your business, or access tools like Xceligent Real Estate Search and Site One to make finding real estate easier than ever.
Charlotte Works can provide the tools and hard data you need to help you make a better, more informed decision on the location of your business.
Finding the right land or building for your business can be a monumental decision – finding the best financing can be equally important and challenging. In some cases, where a business chooses to locate depends on the cost of financing and the amount of down payment. When you decide where your business will be located, BEFCOR can help with the financing.
As an SBA-licensed non-profit lender, BEFCOR offers SBA 504 loans to emerging and expanding businesses in North Carolina. SBA 504 financing is the perfect solution for businesses seeking low down payment, low fixed interest rate, and a longer payback. These loans are tailored to the needs of growing companies. If you have a business in North Carolina, contact BEFCOR for details about SBA 504 loans