Why Northwest Iowa? Storm Lake, the surrounding communities and the Iowa Lakes Corridor consistently rank among the top business environments in the state.
Storm Lake United is committed to maintaining and developing a strong, diversified business community that supports strong employment, valuable opportunities, while positioning it to be competitive in today’s economy.
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Resources & Funding
Local Resources and Funding Options
Storm Lake United’s Revolving Loan Fund offers financial assistance to be used in conjunction with the owner's equity, commercial loans and state assistance. This fund may be used for purchase of land, buildings, construction, remodeling, machinery and more. Awards may take the form of short term loans, guaranteeing a portion of the commercial financial package or a loan made by a commercial lender. Storm Lake United is an equal opportunity provider.
County Resources and Funding Options
Buena Vista County offers special valuation assessments. The county assessor, for property tax purposes, will assess as follows:
The County has established a Tax Increment Financing District. If a project is approved, taxes pledged by the County could be used for the payment of the principal and interest on loans, advances, bonds issued, or indebtedness incurred by the County to finance or refinance in whole or in part projects in the urban renewal area.
119 W 6th St - PO Box 584 | Storm Lake, IA 50588
712.732.3780 | 888.752.4692