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Classic Scooters USA

Classic Scooter USA

Antoine Louly of Classic Scooters USA is financially set to begin his expansion project that will consolidate operations, conjoin business efforts with a long-time mentor, and renovate a City of Racine building.

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Jellystone Park

Jellystone Park Camp Resort

There is nothing like a summer weekend in Wisconsin, away from the city, with the family, in the great outdoors. As the demand for camping increases exponentially across the state, Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park Camp-Resort in Caledonia is there to meet the needs of the people.

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C&A Home and Building

Christina Hefel Andrew Meyer C&A Home and Building Racine

In 2016, Christina Hefel and Andrew Meyer of C&A Home and Building purchased the property of 314-322 Sixth Street in the City of Racine. Now, three short years later, the loan has closed, the renovations are complete, and Roberta’s Restaurant is cooking up an incredible lineup of salads, sandwiches, burgers and more!

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Ekman Automotive

Brent Ekman Automotive LLC Racine County

Brent Ekman is an ASE Certified Master Technician with 30 years of automotive experience. Ekman has overseen the day-to-day operations at D’Acquisto Motors as an employee for the last eight years. Now, he is ready to start a new journey as the owner of what is to become Ekman Automotive, LLC.

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Bay Area Granite & Marble (BAGM)

Bay Area Granite & Marble (BAGM) is one of BLP’s recent recipients of the SBA 504 program. Due to continued growth, BAGM, a granite and marble fabricator and installer, purchased a site in Wrightstown, WI, in order to build a new manufacturing and storage facility. This will be BAGM’s third location, which will double their production space.

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Osage Food Products

Osage Food Products

Osage Food Products (OFP) is BLP's latest success with the Small Business Administration (SBA) 504 program! OFP - a protein supplier owned by William Dickinson Jr. and based in Washington, Missouri - recently purchased the former Lake Country Foods site at 132 S. Concord Drive in Oconomowoc.

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BLP is proud to announce its participation in the VetLoan Advantage program. BLP offers the largest savings on the SBA 504 program than any other SBA 504 processor in the State of Wisconsin for loans to veteran-owned businesses. BLP is offering these savings to assist in NADCO and SBA's efforts to help Veterans by providing discounts on the SBA 504 program to firms that are at least 51% owned by military veterans.

About the SBA 504 Program

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA)504 Loan Program provides long-term, fixed rate direct loans for real estate and equipment needs. The SBA was established in 1980 to provide small businesses with an alternative, beneficial financing options to help businesses grow and create jobs for their communities.

The SBA utilizes Certified Development Company's (CDC's) to process and administer the loan program on its behalf. Business Lending Partners (BLP) has been certified by SBA since 1985 to provide 504 loans throughout the State of Wisconsin and is the only CDC headquartered in Southeast Wisconsin.

In addition to the SBA 504 program, BLP administers a variety of community loan programs throughout Racine and Waukesha counties. BLP staff has expertise with many other county, state, and federal resources. We work closely with small businesses and lenders to provide knowledgeable information on the various products available to finance business growth.





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