The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Georgia District Office serves 159 counties which have a combined population base of nearly 10.43 million residents. Atlanta, specifically, possesses 24 Fortune 1000 headquarters, including Coca Cola, Dell South, Delta Airlines, Home Depot, UPS and Georgia Pacific. Thus, it is a bustling metropolitan city attracting small business entrepreneurs. Atlanta also possesses a diverse and prosperous economic base as it is a leading city in business and trade and rising in technology advancements.
Finding the best and cheapest business loans has always been a hassle, so we make it easier by comparing all the best SBA lenders in Atlanta for you. After reading our analysis, please click apply now and we will able to match you with the best SBA loan providers in Atlanta.
GoSBA Loans is proud to announce the 2020, top 50 SBA banks providing SBA loans in Atlanta. As one of the top 10 cities for small business entrepreneurs, Atlanta’s SBA loan providers financed 1,525 businesses valued over $1.15 billion for the FY of 2019.
One of the biggest challenges that small businesses face is access to affordable financing. Top lenders signing SBA-backed loans in Atlanta include some of the larger banks like Wells Fargo and Chase Bank, as well as some smaller players, including Ameris Bank and Regions Bank. Unfortunately, these banks have some of the strongest underwriting criteria. Most small businesses are better off speaking with smaller and more aggressive SBA lenders in Atlanta. Applicants that apply for an SBA loan with GoSBA loans benefit from automatic circulation of their loan application to 33 of the 100 top Atlanta SBA lenders. Here is our GoSBA’s official ranking for the 50 Best Atlanta SBA 7(a) Lenders In 2020.
|RANK||BANK||LOANS FUNDED||VOLUME FUNDED ($)|
|1||Metro City Bank||51||$77,334,400|
|3||Live Oak Banking Company||32||$44,279,000|
|5||Cadence Bank, National Association||62||$34,218,800|
|6||Celtic Bank Corporation||44||$33,770,200|
|7||First IC Bank||27||$30,152,000|
|10||Touchmark National Bank||15||$25,516,400|
|11||Atlantic Capital Bank, National Association||24||$25,410,200|
|14||Newtek Small Business Finance, Inc.||27||$24,040,000|
|15||Embassy National Bank||21||$22,497,500|
|16||Quantum National Bank||24||$22,185,000|
|17||United Community Bank||32||$21,778,000|
|18||Wells Fargo Bank, National Association||158||$20,641,900|
|20||Signature Bank of Georgia||13||$18,697,953|
|22||Bank of Hope||9||$16,423,000|
|23||First Home Bank||69||$16,289,000|
|24||Branch Banking and Trust Company||31||$15,061,500|
|25||Oconee State Bank||16||$12,988,000|
|29||The Piedmont Bank||11||$11,858,900|
|31||The Bancorp Bank||10||$10,742,200|
|33||CenterState Bank, National Association||16||$10,642,300|
|35||Stearns Bank National Association||46||$9,640,300|
|36||Georgia Banking Company||7||$9,589,000|
|39||New Millennium Bank||7||$8,590,000|
|40||First-Citizens Bank & Trust Company||8||$8,089,000|
|41||Farmers and Merchants Bank||3||$7,960,000|
|44||Bank of America, National Association||13||$7,598,400|
|45||Georgia Primary Bank||13||$7,565,000|
|46||Commonwealth Business Bank||4||$7,242,000|
|47||Fifth Third Bank||13||$7,061,200|
|49||Heritage Bank, A Division of||10||$6,824,000|
|50||Readycap Lending, LLC||4||$6,782,000|
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