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Community Affairs Publications

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SBA's Certified Development Company/504 Loan Program: Small Businesses' Window to Wall Street (PDF) (December 2018)

SBA Certified Development Company/504 Loan Program (PDF) (December 2018)

Expanding Internet Access: Bank Financing for Rural Broadband Initiatives (November 2018)

USDA's Business and Industry Guaranteed Loan Program (PDF) (September 2018)

Profitable Partnerships: Collaborating With Minority Depository Institutions (May 2018)

Expanding Housing Opportunities: Single-Family Rehabilitation Financing Programs (February 2018)

Historic Tax Credits: Bringing New Life to Older Communities (PDF) (August 2017)

School-Based Bank Savings Programs: Bringing Financial Education to Students (PDF) (March 2017)

Preserving Affordable Housing: Innovative Partnerships (March 2017)

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Home Loan Guaranty Program (January 2017)

Housing Financing in Indian Country: Spotlight on HUD's Title VI Program (September 2016)

FHLB Government Mortgage-Backed Security Program (PDF) (July 2016)

Rural Housing Service Single Family Housing Guaranteed Loan Program (PDF) (July 2016)

Financing Health Care Centers: Supporting Community Wellness (June 2016)

FHA's 203(b) Purchase Money Loan Guarantee Program (PDF) (March 2016)

Commercial Lending in Indian Country: Potential Opportunities in a Growing Market (PDF) (February 2016)

Financial Literacy Update 

Learn about upcoming events, initiatives, and education resources related to financial literacy in this bi-monthly newsletter.

Archived Issues

Fact Sheets 

Get the key facts on innovative products and services, investment vehicles, and government programs and initiatives related to community development and consumer banking.

Insights Reports 

Learn about products, services, and initiatives focused on investments, and services aimed at traditionally-underserved markets segments. Each Insights discusses how selected products or initiatives operate, why they might be of interest to other banks, and associated risks or regulatory considerations.

Archived Issues

Community Developments 

This e-zine captures the creative ideas of bankers and community development practitioners investing in community development, and identifies common features that can be applied to other investments. It presents investment opportunities in the OCC Districts, and provides links to related resources, including the OCC's public welfare investment authority (12 CFR 24).

Archived Issues


Community Development Spotlights

These publications focus on safe and sound approaches to community development financing and facilitating financial accessibility to underserved communities and consumers.

Archived Issues

Related News and Issuances
Publish DateIdentifierTitle
11/26/2018  NR 2018-126, OCC Publication Discusses Importance of Bank Financing for Rural Broadband Initiatives
10/25/2018  NR 2018-113, Federal Financial Institutions Regulatory Agencies Announce Availability of 2017 Small Business, Small Farm, and Community Development Lending Data
08/28/2018  NR 2018-87, OCC Seeks Comments on Modernizing Community Reinvestment Act Regulations