LISC National

New Markets Support Company

New Markets Support Company (NMSC) delivers creative financing solutions to empower underserved communities across the country. We increase access to capital by tailoring our products and services to meet the needs of our clients and partners. Over the past 15 years, we'veĀ invested more than $900 million into real estate developments and businesses in distressed communities.

We are part of the Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC), one of the country's largest community development financial institutions.

News and Stories

10.12.2017 - ,

LISC launches "Ramp Up" initiative in Milwaukee

LISC received a $200,000 investment from JPMorgan Chase's PRO Neighborhoods Initiative to spark the revitalization of vacant and underused commercial properties on Milwaukee's north and near south sides. "Ramp Up" will help develop local businesses and match them to pop-up retail sites.

9.21.2017 - ,

New workforce training center planned for Houston's East End

LISC provided $8 million in New Markets Tax Credit allocation to support the development of a new workforce training center for SER - Jobs for Progress in Houston's East End. The center will double SER's direct client service and training capacity to 8,000 individuals. SER launched a fundraising campaign on September 19.