CIDC offers the highest quality of economic development consulting found anywhere.

Visualize. Strategize. Realize.


CIDC offers consulting services to governmental entities and non-profit corporations for the purpose of stimulating economic development and creating affordable housing. We also are developers of projects that alleviate the burdens of local government and administer various loan programs.


CIDC assists in funding approximately $600 million in projects annually.


“To lessen the burdens of government.”


CIDC fulfills its mission by providing consulting services in the economic development and affordable housing development arenas to governmental and nonprofit clients.  CIDC is a 501-c-3 nonprofit corporation chartered in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in 1992.


​CIDC staff has extensive knowledge of Community Development Regulations, as well as those that pertain to federal funding sources. Federal Register updates are monitored and applicable changes and/or new legislation is presented to clients. Staff is familiar with regulations for HUD, FHA, FannieMae, and SBA loan programs and conducts ongoing research to discover new methods for employing federal, semi- private and private.