Overview

An Overview of the CSDA Finance Corporation

Your Special District Financing Experts


What is the CSDA Finance Corporation?

  • Affiliate organization to the California Special Districts Association (CSDA)
  • Established in 1988 as a 501(c)(4), public benefit corporation
  • Designed to facilitate financings for special districts as well as other local government agencies
  • Provides tax-exempt financing solutions for capital improvements, equipment and land purchases, refinancing of prior debt


Financing FOR Special Districts, BY Special Districts

  • Board comprised of special district staff and elected officials
  • Consultants are experts in municipal financing, particularly for special districts
  • Designed to assist all types and sizes of districts
  • Facilitated nearly $160 million in financings over the past 5 years


Examples of Projects Financed

Water Treatment Plants Water Distribution System Upgrades
Solar Systems Refinancing
Land Purchases Administration Buildings
Water Tanks & Well Drilling Infrastructure (Streets/Sidewalks/Utilities)
Wastewater System Improvements Maintenance Facilities
Fire Trucks & Heavy Equipment AND More!

There are no limits to the financing amounts available! (Based on the District’s financial profile and ability to afford the debt.)


Why Use the CSDA Finance Corporation?

  • Experience with special districts and other local government agencies
  • Responsive service
  • Competitive interest rates
  • Low cost transaction fees
  • Streamlined process
  • Prompt delivery of funds

How to Get a Quote…

  • There is no cost to get a quote for any upcoming project or equipment purchase
  • Submit quote request with last three years of audited financial statements and current year budget
  • Districts that have positioned themselves well in preparing for a financing – funds can become available in 60 to 90 days