Commercial Property Listings
Services and Programs
and Coordination: We can help firms in permitting, zoning
and coordinating activities with state and local agencies.
in Accessing Special Incentive Programs: We can help
eligible businesses receive real property tax abatements, sales
tax exemptions, job training, low interest financing, utility
discounts and more.
Research and Technical Assistance: We will provide businesses
with information and data to assist in decision making.
Packaging: We help firms access appropriate financing
from the federal, state and local funding sources. We also help
firms secure bank financing which is always the primary source
of funds for any project.
Liaison: OOC serves as a liaison between firms and governmental
- Retention/Expansion Programs:
OOC maintains close contact with local business to assist with
problems and to provide help with expansion plans.
Economic Development Initiatives
- SBA Certified
Development Company: OOC is authorized to finance projects
using the Small Business Administration (SBA) 504
loan program which can fund up to 40% of fixed asset financing
for eligible businesses at below market rates.
Program: OOC works cooperatively with SUNY Oswego
and the Cities of Oswego and Fulton on helping small businesses
get started or to expand. OOC also partners with the Small Business
Development Center in providing business counseling.
and Women-Owned Business Enterprise Program: OOC can
help new and expanding businesses obtain MWBE State designation,
as well as other necessary development support.
- IDA Administration:
OOC provides the staff function for the county’s
Agency (IDA) and helps to package all IDA economic development
assistance utilizing IDA programs.
and International Marketing Program: OOC is charged
with promoting and marketing the County of Oswego for purposes
of attracting new businesses and for enhancing the business climate
image of the county.