Opportunity Zones are low-income census tracts certified by the U.S. Department of the Treasury. There are 25 designated Opportunity Zones with in Alaska, including in the cities of Anchorage, Fairbanks, and Matanuska-Susitna.
Learn more about financing your Opportunity Zone project in Alaska with Qualified Opportunity Fund equity investments.
Why develop your project in an Opportunity Zone in Alaska with OZone Financing Solutions?
OZone Financing Solutions can help you source investment capital to develop your project in Alaska.Opportunity Zones connect private-sector investment with low-income communities, allowing you to finance your project in Alaska while stimulating the local economy. An Opportunity Zone investment is a great way to benefit both investors and communities in Alaska, such as the Anchorage and Fairbanks Metropolitan Statistical Areas.
Visit our Opportunity Zone development guide to learn about developing Qualified Opportunity Zone properties and how OZone Financing Solutions can benefit your project in Alaska.
We will work with you to simplify the Opportunity Zone process in Alaska.
To successfully secure Opportunity Zone equity investment, you may need to use multiple types of capital in the final capital stack for your project. You will also need to establish a Qualified Opportunity Fund and effectively market your Opportunity Zone project. OZone Financing Solutions can provide you with a turnkey, one-stop-shop solution to simplify the process.OZone Financing provides superior quality, speed, and coordination for project structuring and legal documentation as well as a full marketing and fundraising package.
What areas in Alaska qualify as Opportunity Zones?
Our free Opportunity Zone map will show where designated Opportunity Zones are located within Alaska.
Ozone Financing’s Opportunity Zone map
If your project is located within a designated Opportunity Zone in Alaska, you should familiarize yourself with the requirements for a Qualified Opportunity Zone property.
Alaska and its economic climate are vibrant.
Alaska is an attractive destination for visitors, university students, and investors. Well-known landmarks and cities such as Juneau and Denali National Park attract tourists to the area, and the University of Alaska Anchorage and University of Alaska Fairbanks draw students from across the United States and around the world. Additionally, Alaska has embraced Opportunity Zones as a great source of potential growth for its economy and low-income communities. Opportunity Zones provide strong returns for investors while providing communities with much-needed development capital and jobs. Alaska has a GDP of $52.8 billion, which ranks 48th in the United States.
The state of Alaska covers an area of 663,268 square miles, which includes 14 major cities, 25 Opportunity Zones, and a total population of 737,438. It is the least densely populated state in the United States.
According to the 2010 U.S. Census, the state of Alaska has a population of approximately 518,000 over the age of 16. Of this, around 361,000 people are in the labor force, with 332,000 who are employed and 29,000 unemployed. Unemployment statistics for Alaska in 2015 show average unemployment at 6.5%. Monthly unemployment rates in Alaska were 6% in October 2015, 6% in November 2015, and 6% in December 2015.
Our EB5AN State of Alaska Regional Center offers a unique alternative source of capital.
Our EB5AN State of Alaska EB-5 Regional Center covers Opportunity Zones in the Aleutians East and Anchorage boroughs, which creates a unique opportunity to further incentivize investors and diversify your project’s sources of capital. Through the EB-5 Program, qualified foreign investors can invest in a USCIS-approved EB-5 regional center project to gain permanent resident status in the United States. Our EB5AN State of Alaska Regional Center offers geographic coverage of Anchorage, Fairbanks, and Juneau, including the areas of Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Meridian Island, and West Juneau.
Discover the benefits of developing your project in a Qualified Opportunity Zone.
Given Alaska’s small population, becoming a Qualified Opportunity Zone business would create measurable benefits in your community. Your project can stimulate the local economy, there by reducing the number of unemployed people in Alaska.
Contact OZone Financing Solutions today to learn more about developing an Opportunity Zone project in Alaska.
Call 1-833-886-9663 or e-mail us at info@OzoneFinancing.com.