Opportunity Zones are low-income census tracts certified by the U.S. Department of the Treasury. There are 100 designated Opportunity Zones with in Mississippi, including in the cities of Jackson, Natchez, and Waveland.
Learn more about financing your Opportunity Zone project in Mississippi, with Qualified Opportunity Fund equity investments.
Why develop your project in an Opportunity Zone in Mississippi with OZone Financing Solutions?
OZone Financing Solutions can help you source investment capital to develop your project in Mississippi.Opportunity Zones connect private-sector investment to low-income communities, which means you can finance your project in Mississippi and stimulate the local economy. An Opportunity Zone investment is a great way to benefit both investors and communities in Mississippi such as Jackson Metropolitan Statistical Area and Gulfport-Biloxi 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 Mississippi.
We will work with you to simplify the Opportunity Zone process in Mississippi.
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 Mississippi qualify as an Opportunity Zone?
Our free Opportunity Zone Map will show where designated Opportunity Zones are located within Mississippi.
Ozone Financing’s Opportunity Zone map
If your project is located within a designated Opportunity Zone in Mississippi you should familiarize yourself with the requirements for becoming a Qualified Opportunity Zone property.
Mississippi and its economic climate are vibrant.
Mississippi is an attractive destination for visitors, university students, and investors. Well-known landmarks and cities, such as Beau Rivage Resort & Casino and Jackson, attract tourists to the area, and William Carey University and Mississippi State University draw students from across the United States and around the world. Additionally, Mississippi 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. Mississippi has a GDP of $111.71 billion, which ranks 37th in the United States.
The State of Mississippi covers an area of 48,430 square miles, including 9 major cities,with a total population of 2,986,530 and 100 Opportunity Zones. It is the 32nd-most densely populated state in the United States.
According to the 2010 U.S. Census, the State of Mississippi had a population of approximately 2,211,000 over the age of 16. Of this, approximately 1,313,000 people are in the labor force of Mississippi, with 1,176,000 who are employed and 137,000 unemployed. Unemployment statistics for the State of Mississippi in 2015 show average unemployment at 6.4%. Monthly unemployment rates in Mississippi were 6.2% in October 2015, 6.2% in November 2015, and 6.2% in December 2015.
Our EB5AN State of Mississippi regional center offers a unique alternative source of capital.
Our EB5AN State of Mississippi EB-5 regional center covers Opportunity Zones in Lafayette and Harrison counties, which create 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 Mississippi regional center offers geographic coverage of Jackson, Natchez, and Waveland, including the areas of Farish Street Historic District, Jefferson St. (Natchez), and Cameron Island. The Jackson metropolitan statistical area encompasses Copiah, Hinds, Madison, Rankin and Simpson counties in Mississippi.
Discover the benefits of developing your project in a Qualified Opportunity Zone.
Given Mississippi’s large population, becoming a Qualified Opportunity Zone business would create measurable benefits in your community. You would stimulate the local economy, there by reducing the number of unemployed people in Mississippi.
Contact OZone Financing Solutions today to learn more about developing an Opportunity Zone project in Mississippi.
Call 1-833-886-9663 or e-mail at info@OzoneFinancing.com.