Who is Eligible for an SBA Loan? Most for-profit small businesses are eligible for an SBA guaranteed loan. This includes manufacturers, wholesale, retail and service businesses as well as independent or franchise businesses.
Retail and service businesses with sales (3-year average) not exceeding $6 million to $20 million, depending on the industry
Wholesale businesses with employees up to 100 regardless of sales volume
Manufacturers with employees up to 500 depending on the industry, regardless of sales volume
SBA 7(A) Loan Size $150,000 to $2.0 million
Loan packaging fee: $750 to $2,000
Fee is based on loan size, it is collected at the time of loan submission; refunded if declined by credit
SBA guaranty fee: 1.70% to 2.60% of the loan amount