CONFIDENCE BOOST: "We've seen an uptick in demand and business activity. Business owners are increasing lines of credit and are being more confident about investing in their companies," said Steven Gardner, CEO of Pacific Premier Bancorp.

Lending Poised to Rebound in Long-Suffering South and West

An improved economy, hint of potentially higher interest rates and changing demographics are all aiding a lending rebound in the southern and western parts of the United States.

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