Starting Your Business
The support needed to start your business and be successful is available here!
Develop a Business Plan for your Business.
This will help you determine the focus of your business. In it, you will specify your business description, your targeted market, goods and services offered, and potential competitors of your new venture. If you need help creating a business plan, remember Loveland Business Development Center and SBDC provide free services to help you get started.
Create a Financial Plan for your business.
Here you can see your start-up costs, capital equipment, sources of current and future financing, and projection of sales. Creating this plan can help you identify potential issues. For assistance with a financial plan or other startup needs call the Loveland Business Development Center at (970) 667-4106
Contact the Development Review Center
at (970) 962-2505 to obtain information regarding:
- Current Planning
- Building Division
- Transportation Development
- Stormwater Engineering
The City supports the following agencies to assist in growing your business. Each of these services are free or offered at discounted rates.
Loveland Business Development Center (LBDC)
LBDC provides Loveland residents and businesses free consulting services, sophisticated training seminars, and street smart advisors to create a stronger more vibrant economy.
The Warehouse Business Accelerator
The Warehouse is Northern Colorado’s premiere and sole source for second stage assistance of technology and manufacturing companies. They provide a flexible and customizable set of services. They can assist with strategy, markets, supply chains, real estate, the team, and funding
Loveland Public Library – Business Services
The Loveland Public Library has many resources and services to help entrepreneurs start and expand their business. Recourses include customized business research, online databases, meeting rooms, and technology (poster printing, 3D printing, and much more).