Opportunity Zones are low-income census tracts certified by the U.S. Department of the Treasury. There are 252 designated Opportunity Zones with in North Carolina, including in the cities of Charlotte, Raleigh, and Greensboro.
Learn more about financing your Opportunity Zone project in North Carolina, with Qualified Opportunity Fund equity investments.
Why develop your project in an Opportunity Zone in North Carolina with OZone Financing Solutions?
OZone Financing Solutions can help you source investment capital to develop your project in North Carolina. Opportunity Zones connect private-sector investment to low-income communities, which means you can finance your project in North Carolina and stimulate the local economy. An Opportunity Zone investment is a great way to benefit both investors and communities in North Carolina, such as Charlotte Metropolitan Statistical Area and Raleigh 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 North Carolina.
We will work with you to simplify the Opportunity Zone process in North Carolina.
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 North Carolina qualify as an Opportunity Zone?
Ourfree Opportunity Zone Map will showwheredesignated Opportunity Zones are located within North Carolina.
Ozone Financing’s Opportunity Zone map
If your project is located within a designated Opportunity Zone in North Carolina, you should familiarize yourself with the requirements for becoming a Qualified Opportunity Zone property.
North Carolina and its economic climate are vibrant.
North Carolina is an attractive destination for visitors, university students, and investors. Well-known landmarks and cities, such as Biltmore Estate and Raleigh, attract tourists to the area, and Duke University and Wake Forest University draw students from across the United States and around the world. Additionally, North Carolina 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. North Carolina has a GDP of $538.29 billion, which ranks 10th in the United States.
The State of North Carolina covers an area of 53,819 square miles, including 9 major cities, with a total population of 10,383,260 and 252 Opportunity Zones. It is the 15th-most densely populated state in the United States.
According to the 2010 U.S. Census, the State of North Carolina had a population of approximately 7,200,000 over the age of 16. Of this, approximately 4,513,000 people are in the labor force of North Carolina, with 4,036,000 who are employed and 476,000 unemployed. Unemployment statistics for the State of North Carolina in 2015 show average unemployment at 5.7%. Monthly unemployment rates in North Carolina were 5.5% in October 2015, 5.4% in November 2015, and 5.4% in December 2015.
Our EB5AN State of North Carolina regional center offers a unique alternative source of capital.
Our EB5AN State of North Carolina EB-5 regional center covers Opportunity Zones in Mecklenburg and Wake 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 North Carolina regional center offers geographic coverage of Charlotte, Raleigh, and Greensboro, including the areas of Biddleville, Boylan Heights, and College Hill. The Charlotte metropolitan statistical area encompasses 12 counties including Mecklenburg County in North Carolina.
Discover the benefits of developing your project in a Qualified Opportunity Zone.
Given North Carolina’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 North Carolina.
Contact OZone Financing Solutions today to learn more about developing an Opportunity Zone project in North Carolina.
Call 1-833-886-9663 or e-mail at info@OzoneFinancing.com .