New London Business District!
Located in Burlington City (founded in 1677), our historic downtown boasts an inventory of classic Pre-Revolutionary War buildings, wide sidewalks, well-lit streets, free parking, a stop for the Riverline Light Rail that connects to trains to Philadelphia and New York, and is bordered by Route 130 to the south, and the Delaware River to the north, complemented by our Riverfront Promenade with views of Burlington Island and the Burlington-Bristol Bridge! We are also minutes from the NJ Turnpike, Route 295, and Route 95.
In short, the New London District offers a unique setting for small businesses to flourish! Please see our Business District Resource page below to find out how!
The New London District of Burlington City is a great place to open your small business!
But what about the process?
Not sure what to do first, or what to do next?
What local regulations need to be followed?
What financial help may be available to help you?
The guides below are great go-to sources for all of your questions!
Doing Business in
Let Main Street Burlington help you walk through the steps of starting your business in Historic Burlington! We are committed to helping businesses grow and prosper. We have worked with local and private organizations to create this handbook which was designed to ease your entry into the business world. Please use this checklist to walk through the steps of starting, relocating or expanding your business.
Prepared by the Neighborhood Preservation Program (NPP), under the NJ Department of Community Affairs, this guide is a comprehensive source of grant and loan opportunities for small businesses in our community.
Federal, state and local programs as well as non-profit initiatives are all included here. Covid-related funding opportunities, support for female, minority and veteran owned business are just some of the categories included here.
Get to Know Us!
find out what's available directly from property owners,
as well as through local real estate agents
Request a Tour
Please reach out to schedule a walking tour with our grant coordinator, see properties available directly by owners, and we'll help you connect with the right people!
Properties for Sale
Looking to invest in one of our historic commercial properties? Click below to see current listings!