Opportunity Zones are low-income census tracts certified by the U.S. Department of the Treasury. There are 126 designated Opportunity Zones within Colorado, including in the cities of Denver, Colorado Springs, and Aurora.
Learn more about financing your Opportunity Zone project in Colorado, with Qualified Opportunity Fund equity investments.
Why develop your project in an Opportunity Zone in Colorado with OZone Financing Solutions?
OZone Financing Solutions can help you source investment capital to develop your project in Colorado. Opportunity Zones connect private-sector investment to low-income communities, which means you can finance your project in Colorado and stimulate the local economy. An Opportunity Zone investment is a great way to benefit both investors and communities in Colorado, such as Denver-Aurora-Broomfield Metropolitan Statistical Area and Colorado Springs Metropolitan Statistical Area.
Visit our Opportunity Zone development guide to learn about developing Qualified Opportunity Zone property and to discover how OZone Financing Solutions can benefit your project in Colorado.
We will work with you to simplify the Opportunity Zone process in Colorado.
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’ll also need to establish a Qualified Opportunity Fund and 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 best-in-class quality, speed, and coordination for project structuring and legal documentation as well as a full marketing and fundraising package.
What areas in Colorado qualify as an Opportunity Zone?
Our free Opportunity Zone Map will show where designated Opportunity Zones are located within Colorado.
Ozone Financing’s Opportunity Zone map
If your project is located within a designated Opportunity Zone in Colorado, you should familiarize yourself with the requirements for becoming a Qualified Opportunity Zone property.
Colorado and its economic climate are vibrant.
Colorado is an attractive destination for visitors, university students, and investors. Well-known landmarks and cities, such as Garden of the Gods and Denver, attract tourists to the area, and Colorado Mesa University and Regis University draw students from across the United States and around the world. Additionally, Colorado has embraced Opportunity Zones as a great source of potential growth for the U.S. economy and for low-income communities. Opportunity Zones provide strong returns for investors while providing communities with much-needed development capital and jobs. Colorado has a GDP of $342.75 billion, which ranks 19th in the United States.
The State of Colorado covers an area of 104,094 square miles, including 11 major cities, with a total population of 5,695,564 and 126 Opportunity Zones. It is the 37th-most densely populated state in the United States.
According to the 2010 U.S. Census, the State of Colorado had a population of approximately 3,899,000 over the age of 16. Of this, approximately 2,687,000 people are in the labor force of Colorado, with 2,448,000 who are employed and 240,000 unemployed. Unemployment statistics for the State of Colorado in 2015 show average unemployment at 3.5%. Monthly unemployment rates in Colorado were 3.5% in October 2015, 3.5% in November 2015, and 3.4% in December 2015.
Our EB5AN State of Colorado regional center offers a unique alternative source of capital.
Our EB5AN State of Colorado EB-5 regional center covers Opportunity Zones in Denver and El Paso counties, 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 projects to gain permanent resident status in the United States. Our EB5AN State of Colorado regional center offers geographic coverage of Denver, Colorado Springs, and Aurora, including the areas of Whittier, Briargate, and Old Colorado City. The Denver-Aurora-Broomfield metropolitan area encompasses the City and County of Denver, Arapahoe County, Jefferson County, Adams County, Douglas County, the City and County of Broomfield, Elbert County, Park County, Clear Creek County, and Gilpin County in Colorado.
Discover the benefits of developing your project in a Qualified Opportunity Zone.
Given Colorado’s large population, becoming a Qualified Opportunity Zone business would create measurable benefits in your community. You would stimulate the local economy, thereby reducing the number of unemployed people in Colorado.
Contact OZone Financing Solutions today to learn more about developing an Opportunity Zone project in Colorado.
Call 1-833-886-9663 or e-mail at info@OzoneFinancing.com.