As a public organization, we work hard to assist in the economic development of Broome County. We have two separate entities designed to accomplish this purpose, the IDA and the LDC.

To apply for financial assistance, you must first complete an application to be considered by our staff and board of directors.

Select an application by clicking on the appropriate button below. This will download a PDF document with step-by-step instructions and the application.


The Agency believes in the existing businesses of Broome County. We know the power you bring to our region.

Our Business Retention and Expansion program is designed to help you grow.

Business Rentation and Expansion Program

We got you.

Our Business Retention & Expansion Program is a critical element of our economic development toolkit.

The program is focused on gaining knowledge and understanding about your business through a face-to-face visitation program; identifying challenges and opportunities for your business; and creating a path for your business success.

Our process is simple.

How We Do It

  • Set up a face-to-face meeting at your location
  • Complete our site survey
  • Identify partners and additional resources to assist your business
  • Create a follow up plan to maintain frequent communication

What We Want to Learn

  • Are you looking to expand your business?
  • Do you have financing needs to enable your business growth?
  • Are their infrastructure, utility or other technical obstacles prohibiting growth?
  • What are the challenges of today and opportunities for tomorrow?

Our Business Tools


We currently administer three revolving loan programs to help you retain or expand your employment base.


We can partner with local lending institutions, municipal economic development organizations or other resources to help you achieve success.


Looking to expand? Let us work with you to identify the right location for your future success.


With our experience, we can help you navigate the wide array of state funding programs that can assist with your business needs.

Business Success

We are proud of our work in helping Broome County businesses. View some of the Broome County business success stories below to see how we helped.

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Project Development

Small Business Expansion

Talent Recruitment

Financing Resources

Data Request

Technical Assistance




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We have officially moved our office. We are now located at FIVE SOUTH COLLEGE DRIVE in BINGHAMTON, NY 13905 near the SUNY Broome Campus.