Frequently Asked Questions
Who is an eligible borrower?
Borrowers may be Entrepreneurs, start-ups and small business owners. The borrower must be a "for-profit" business enterprise properly organized in Georgia and located in an eligible county or a conditionally eligible county with population less than 150,000. The business owner or majority principal must live in an eligible county. The business must meet ESB eligibility requirements and lender's underwriting criteria for consideration.