USDA Rural Development programs available to private lenders

USDA's partnership with private lenders helps Indiana communities grow. Click on a program below to learn more.

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Housing Loan Guarantees

Commercial Loan Guarantees

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Resources for Borrowers & Realtors

System for Award Management (

SAM is the new, free, streamlined reporting system for USDA and other federal agencies. The consolidated system simplifies the process for loan and grant recipients and makes project tracking more transparent.

SAM replaces the Central Contractor Registration (CCR), Federal Agency Registration (FedReg), Online Representations and Certifications Application (ORCA), and the Excluded Parties List.

More information is at and frequently Asked Questions/Quick Start

The web addresses for legacy systems will also automatically redirect you to