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Financial Assistance

FinancialAssistanceThe Office of Economic Development can help connect your business or development with financial assistance in the form of grants, loans, revolving loans, site development, loan guarantees, loan pooling, or equity financing.  You will find the types of assistance available in Des Moines below. 

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For more information or assistance, contact the Office of Economic Development at 515-283-4004 or

For information on state training programs, eligibility requirements and application procedures, contact the Iowa Department of Economic Development at 515-242-4700 or, or Des Moines Area Community College at 515-964-6397 or

Types of Financial Assistance

Urban Renewal

Tax Increment Financing (TIF)

Job and Customized Skill Training

Tax Abatement

Tax Credits