Expand Your Business

Building Business in the Northside

Want to start your own business?  Looking to expand your business?  Looking for financing for your real estate project? We want to lend the financial – and strategic – support to Northside businesses and real estate developers to make the Northside a better place. Turn an idea into reality.  Expand your business and help expand the Northside. 


Microenterprise Loan Program for Start-ups

The Northside Community Development Fund is an SBA Microenterprise lender.  We provide start-up planning and financing for entreprenuers on the Northside.  We have low fees and interest rates.  We can help you get your business off the ground.


Business Expansion Loan Program

The Northside Community Development Fund can provide flexible low-interest financing for businesses located on the Northside of Pittsburgh (anywhere in zip codes 1521215214 and 15233 within the City of Pittsburgh). Funds can be used for working capital, purchase order financing, purchase of inventory, acquisition of fixed assets, business acquisition, real estate acquisition, construction, repair or modernization, and leasehold improvements. The Fund can also step in with subordinate financing if another bank cannot cover the entire cost of a project.


Real Estate Development Financing

The Northside Community Development Fund provides financing to for-profit and non-profit real estate developers for the renovation and/or construction of key commercial and residential development projects throughout the Northside of Pittsburgh.


Bier’s Pub

Bier’s Pub

“The support of the Northside Community Development Fund made me feel confident and capable of opening my business,” said Jake Bier- owner of Bier’s Pub

Get Started

So, what are you waiting for? Let’s get started.

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922 Middle Street,
Pittsburgh, PA 15212