Catalyst Term Loan

CATALYST TERM LOAN


The Catalyst Term Loan provides unsecured financing for low- and moderate-income (LMI) multifamily properties and community-based non-profit organizations. This loan can be used for energy efficiency or renewable energy projects, performance monitoring and verification, and remediation for health and safety.

What’s Eligible?

  • Non-profit entities
  • Residential or mixed-use properties serving LMI communities
  • For renovations: Any building improvement with proven energy savings compared to the building’s current baseline energy use. Examples include lighting, insulation, windows, HVAC upgrades, solar.
  • For new construction: Any building improvement with proven energy savings compared to the building’s baseline as required by code
  • Up to 25% of the total loan amount may be used for non-energy improvements, subject to underwriting. Examples include roof replacement, mold remediation, vegetation removal.

Loan Terms & Rates

Term7 Years10 Years15 Years20 Years
Rates5.79%5.99%6.49%6.99%

Minimum Loan Size: $50,000

Maximum Loan Size: $2,000,000 (higher loan amounts may be considered on case-by-case basis)

Next Steps

The Catalyst Term Loan is underwritten based on projected energy savings from the installation of the proposed energy improvements, and an applicant’s financial history.

Have a project in mind? Contact us to learn more about the application process.