Opportunity Zones are low-income census tracts certified by the U.S. Department of the Treasury. There are 260 designated Opportunity Zones within Georgia, including in the cities of Atlanta, Columbus, and Savannah.
Learn more about financing your Opportunity Zone project in Georgia, with Qualified Opportunity Fund equity investments.
Why develop your project in an Opportunity Zone in Georgia with OZone Financing Solutions?
OZone Financing Solutions can help you source investment capital to develop your project in Georgia. Opportunity Zones connect private-sector investment to low-income communities, which means you can finance your project in Georgia and stimulate the local economy. An Opportunity Zone investment is a great way to benefit both investors and communities in Georgia, such as Atlanta–Sandy Springs–Roswell Metropolitan Statistical Area and Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC 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 Georgia.
We will work with you to simplify the Opportunity Zone process in Georgia.
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 Georgia qualify as an Opportunity Zone?
Our free Opportunity Zone Map will show where designated Opportunity Zones are located within Georgia.
Ozone Financing’s Opportunity Zone map
If your project is located within a designated Opportunity Zone in Georgia, you should familiarize yourself with the requirements for becoming a Qualified Opportunity Zone property.
Georgia and its economic climate are vibrant.
Georgia is an attractive destination for visitors, university students, and investors. Well-known landmarks and cities, such as Stone Mountain Park and Atlanta, attract tourists to the area, and Emory University and Georgia Institute of Technology draw students from across the United States and around the world. Additionally, Georgia 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. Georgia has a GDP of $554.27 billion, which ranks 9th in the United States.
The State of Georgia covers an area of 59,425 square miles, including 9 major cities, with a total population of 10,519,475 and 260 Opportunity Zones. It is the 18th-most densely populated state in the United States.
According to the 2010 U.S. Census, the State of Georgia had a population of approximately 7,396,000 over the age of 16. Of this, approximately 4,694,000 people are in the labor force of Georgia, with 4,214,000 who are employed and 480,000 unemployed. Unemployment statistics for the State of Georgia in 2015 show average unemployment at 6.0%. Monthly unemployment rates in Georgia were 5.7% in October 2015, 5.4% in November 2015, and 5.4% in December 2015.
Our EB5AN State of Georgia regional center offers a unique alternative source of capital.
Our EB5AN State of Georgia EB-5 regional center covers Opportunity Zones in Gwinnett and Taliaferro 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 Georgia regional center offers geographic coverage of Atlanta, Columbus, and Savannah, including the areas of Castleberry Hill, Willett, and Old West Broad. The Atlanta–Sandy Springs–Roswell metropolitan area consists of 29 counties including Fulton County, Georgia.
Discover the benefits of developing your project in a Qualified Opportunity Zone.
Given Georgia’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 Georgia.
Contact OZone Financing Solutions today to learn more about developing an Opportunity Zone project in Georgia.
Call 1-833-886-9663 or e-mail at info@OzoneFinancing.com.