Ashwood Apartment Fire SBA Loans Available

Homeowners, renters, and businesses impacted by the Ashwood Apartment Fire may be eligible for low-interest disaster loans through the Small Business Administration Disaster Loan Programs. Those who want to apply for an SBA loan should contact the Customer Service Representatives at (571) 422-6871 or (571) 422-6078 to schedule an appointment for immediate one-on-one assistance in completing their applications. Requests for SBA disaster loan program information may be obtained by emailing FOCE-Help@sba.gov. The SBA will conduct extensive outreach to ensure that all impacted by the disaster are afforded the opportunity to seek assistance.

  • The deadline to apply for the disaster loan is October 16, 2020
  • Renters can borrow up to $40,000 to repair or replace their disaster-damaged personal property
  • There is no cost to apply; and no fees or points

It is important to note that this Virtual Disaster Loan Outreach Center information applies only to applicants affected by the fire in Chester County. It is not applicable for any other SBA declaration or COVID-19-related SBA assistance.

Applicants may apply online using the Electronic Loan Application (ELA) via the SBA’s secure website at https://disasterloan.sba.gov/ela. Loan applications can also be downloaded at www.sba.gov/disaster.