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Rapid Response: DHCD's Small Business Lending Team Makes First Award to Baltimore Small Business

BALTIMORE – A few short weeks after civil unrest rocked Baltimore neighborhoods, DHCD has awarded the first of several loans to help  small businesses in the area get back on their feet, Governor Larry Hogan and Secretary Kenneth Holt announced. 284 more words

Affordable Housing

MD Adds 4 New Sustainable Communities, Including the Hometown of Baseball Great Jimmie Foxx

New Carrollton, MD – The historic town of Sudlersville, birthplace of baseball Hall of Famer Jimmie Foxx, this month became one of four new sustainable communities in Maryland, joining the initiative to strengthen reinvestment and revitalize traditional neighborhoods throughout the state. 882 more words


Most Entrepreneurs Should Not Incorporate.

There are great reasons to incorporate: to define the terms of a partnership, and to protect your assets.  If you are going into business yourself, then you should assess the risks of the business you are entering, and whether or not your have assets worth protecting.   54 more words


DHCD Secretary Holt to MD Bankers: Expanding Our Lending Portfolio Expands YOUR Lending Portfolio

Annapolis, MD – Governor Larry Hogan and Secretary Kenneth Holt this week announced a $20 million initiative aimed at members of the Millennial Generation that will give a boost to otherwise qualified buyers who have been unable to move into homeownership because of significant student debt. 299 more words


YOU should give back to the communities around you....


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Today is one of those days where you really do not know whether you are Arthur or Mathur. Nevertheless I am speaking my mind on something that everybody seems to avoid…giving back to the communities around where you operate your business. 519 more words


Are we doing enough to foster the culture of entrepreneurship?


Greetings to everybody

What a wonderful day this is for me as I woke up and knew exactly what I wanted to tell you today. 216 more words

Small Business Support

Governor Hogan Launches Loan Program to Help Baltimore’s Small Businesses Recover and Rebuild

 DHCD’s Small Business Lending Team Reaches Out to Hispanic and Korean Business Owners


Columbia, MD – Members of DHCD’s small business lending team met with Korean and Hispanic business and community leaders Tuesday to acquaint them with the Maryland Business Recovery Loan program, Governor Hogan’s initiative to help Baltimore businesses hurt by the recent civil unrest cut through the red tape and obtain rapid access to the financing they need to rebuild. 515 more words

Community Development