April 19, 2018

Rancho Cordova Adopts Region Finance’s RISE Policy

The city of Rancho Cordova has committed to bank with two locally based community banks in order to support local small business lending. Rancho Cordova has put $5 million each...
January 24, 2018

Federal government formalizes approval of $500 million Elk Grove casino

- Sacramento Business Journal, The effort by the Wilton Rancheria tribe to develop a $500 million casino resort in Elk Grove on Monday received formal approval from the federal government...
December 15, 2017

Good-governance gag order: Housing authority, Region Builders at loggerheads over ‘conflict of interest’ rule

- Sacramento News & Review, The local agency responsible for bringing more affordable housing to Sacramento is under fire from Region Builders, one of the most powerful developers’ associations around...
November 13, 2017

Region Finance: Putting $1 Billion Into The Local Economy

– Sacramento Business Journal,  The Sacramento Region Business Association has launched a new trade association focused on getting local governments to do more business with local banks. “We would like…

November 3, 2017

Region Business weighs-in on California Competes tax credits report

– Sacramento Business Journal,  “My worry is that we’ll end up diluting the amount of funds across the board, instead of having it be targeted and focused,” said Joshua Wood,…

October 25, 2017

Region Builders Opposes Proposed Revision To SHRA Proposed Policies

Region Builders is strongly opposed to the Proposed Revision of SHRA’s Multifamily Lending and Mortgage Revenue Bond Policies. In summary, we will not support any regional agency promoting regulations that…