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Whether you're just getting started, looking to expand your business, improve its appearance, or simply get advice on best practices, we're here to help. Somerville has several business assistance programs. These include the Small Business Loan Program, Storefront Improvement Program, the Somerville 4 Business funding search engine, Brownfield development assistance, and more. View the links below to learn more about each program. 

To read about some of these programs in action, check out our Somerville Business Success Stories home page. You can learn about the experiences of local Somerville business owners who've participated in these programs and used them to strengthen their own businesses. 

Loan and other financial assistance programs

Somerville 4 Business-search for funding
Use the free Open4BusinessTM search engine to browse for one of over 450 business funding programs from Federal, State, and Local sources.

Brownfield Cleanup Revolving Loan Fund
Thinking of purchasing a Brownfield designated property? You may be eligible for short term loans to cover the cost of environmental remediation activities. Click on the link above for more information.