Wichita Kansas, is home to unrivaled opportunity. This is where businesses and families come to put down roots, grow, and thrive. Here, there are no limits to the possibilities available to businesses and residents. Whether you are an entrepreneur launching your next company, a large business seeking to expand, or a family in search of a safe and appealing community - Wichita has everything you're looking for!
The City of Wichita takes an active role in supporting local businesses by offering a variety of programs. Small businesses are essential to the Wichita economy and fostering their growth benefits neighborhoods and residents.
Real Estate Services division oversees property transactions for the City of Wichita. This work includes buying real estate for City projects, selling surplus parcels, and leasing and managing properties not directly utilized for City purposes.
The Providing Resources & Opportunities for Proprietors, Entrepreneurs and Lenders (PROPEL) Small Business Loan Fund is a low-interest, short-term revolving loan program. The fund serves as another resource to help make access to capital more readily available to businesses located in the City of Wichita. The microloan program helps provide general working capital to qualifying small businesses.
The fund provides loans up to $20,000 to businesses that have the ability to repay a loan but may not be able to obtain ﬁnancing through traditional sources.