Main Street Iowa/Iowa Finance Authority Loan Program
This Program provides mortgage loans for multi-family housing and commercial development in Main Street districts. Infill construction and rehabilitation of upper floor housing in mixed-used buildings are typical projects
Main Street Iowa Grant Challenge
Eligible projects must be within the identified Main Street project area. Only the Main Street organizations in participating communities may submit applications on behalf of local projects, properties, and businesses. This program requires a dollar for dollar match.
Main Street Iowa Design & Business Assistance
Design & Business assistance is provided to downtown property owners and tenants as a free service through the Iowa Economic Development Authority's Maint Street Iowa Program. The Design Specialists will provide design recommendations and develop conceptual renderings for each proposed project. The Business Specialist will provide economic development assistance as well as one-on-one business consultations.
Main Street Open 4 Business Program
Eligible projects must be within the identified Main Street project area. Geared toward new or expanding businesses that fill a gap within the local Main Street district. Only the Main Street organization can submit an application on behalf of local businesses. Competitive applications accepted once a year.