Opportunity Zones are low-income census tracts certified by the U.S. Department of the Treasury. There are 25 designated Opportunity Zones within Delaware, including in the cities of Wilmington, Dover, and Newark.
Learn more about financing your Opportunity Zone project in Delaware, with Qualified Opportunity Fund equity investments.
Why develop your project in an Opportunity Zone in Delaware with OZone Financing Solutions?
OZone Financing Solutions can help you source investment capital to develop your project in Delaware. Opportunity Zones connect private-sector investment to low-income communities, which means you can finance your project in Delaware and stimulate the local economy. An Opportunity Zone investment is a great way to benefit both investors and communities in Delaware, such as Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metropolitan Statistical Area and Dover 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 Delaware.
We will work with you to simplify the Opportunity Zone process in Delaware.
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 Delaware qualify as an Opportunity Zone?
Our free Opportunity Zone Map will show where designated Opportunity Zones are located within Delaware.
Ozone Financing’s Opportunity Zone map
If your project is located within a designated Opportunity Zone in Delaware, you should familiarize yourself with the requirements for becoming a Qualified Opportunity Zone property.
Delaware and its economic climate are vibrant.
Delaware is an attractive destination for visitors, university students, and investors. Well-known landmarks and cities, such as Block House and Dover, attract tourists to the area, and MAJOR University of Delaware and Delaware State University draw students from across the United States and around the world. Additionally, Delaware 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. Delaware has a GDP of $73.54 billion, which ranks 43rd in the United States.
The State of Delaware covers an area of 1,982 square miles, including 11 major cities, with a total population of 967,171 and 25 Opportunity Zones. It is the 6th -most densely populated state in the United States.
According to the 2010 U.S. Census, the State of Delaware had a population of approximately 693,000 over the age of 16. Of this, approximately 426,000 people are in the labor force of Delaware, with 390,000 who are employed and 36,000 unemployed. Unemployment statistics for the State of Delaware in 2015 show average unemployment at 4.9%. Monthly unemployment rates in Delaware were 4.6% in October 2015, 4.2% in November 2015, and 4.2% in December 2015.
Our EB5AN State of Delaware regional center offers a unique alternative source of capital.
Our EB5AN State of Delaware EB-5 regional center covers Opportunity Zones in New Castle and Kent 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 Delaware regional center offers geographic coverage of Wilmington, Dover, and Newark, including the areas of Riverfront, The Hamlet, and Arbour Park. The Dover metropolitan statistical area can be found in Kent County, Delaware.
Discover the benefits of developing your project in a Qualified Opportunity Zone.
Given Delaware’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 Delaware.
Contact OZone Financing Solutions today to learn more about developing an Opportunity Zone project in Delaware.
Call 1-833-886-9663 or e-mail at info@OzoneFinancing.com.