SBA

More SBA SOP Revisions – Effective November 2023

More SBA SOP Revisions – Effective November 2023

Earlier this year, the US Small Business Administration (SBA) released the updated Standard Operating Procedure 50 10 7, effective August 1, 2023. Subsequently, a further refinement, referred to as SOP 50 10 7.1, was issued, becoming effective on November 15, 2023. As...

ERI’s Updated SBA Flowchart

ERI’s Updated SBA Flowchart

We prioritize keeping you well-informed, and to uphold this commitment, ERI has recently updated our flowchart to incorporate revisions to the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for 7(a) and 504 Loan Programs, which became...

New Changes to the SBA SOP

New Changes to the SBA SOP

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has released a new Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for 7(a) and 504 Loan Programs that will become effective August 1, 2023. The new SOP, referenced as SOP 50 10 7 for Lender and Development Company Loan Programs, will...

SBA SOP Changes – Effective January 1, 2018

SBA SOP Changes – Effective January 1, 2018

Effective January 1, 2018, the Small Business Administration (SBA) updated the Standard Operating Procedures SOP 50 10 5 (J) for Lender and Development Loan Programs. In addition to changes incorporated in ERI’s Records Search with Risk Assessment (RSRA) and desktop...

RSRAs and TSAs – The Similarities and Differences

RSRAs and TSAs – The Similarities and Differences

Depending on the potential risk profile of a commercial property, Environmental Risk Managers realize that a Phase I Environmental Assessment (ESA) may not be necessary for all commercial properties targeted for commercial loans.  In these cases, environmental...