Investment Opportunities

 


List your Qualified Opportunity Zone Fund


Investors who have created a Qualified Opportunity Fund (QOF) are invited to list their funds so they may be displayed on this site. If you would like to list your fund, cick below to provide details.


Investor Fund Submission

Note: Listing your fund is not required. However, it may lead to enhanced investment opportunities.

Live Whitehouse Event


President Trump will address attendees at the White House Conference on Opportunity Zones TODAY at 1:00 p.m. Then at 2:00 p.m. Kentucky’s Jessica Burke will discuss the Commonwealth’s Opportunity Zone advantages during a panel discussion.
County Map
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Industrial Sites & Buildings Map

Interactive

Opportunity Zone Map


How to use:

The highlighted counties on the map include one or more opportunity zones.

  • To see if a particular address is located within an Opportunity Zone, type in the address in the box on the upper right corner area of the map.
  • To zoom into street level in a particular county, click repeatedly on that county until you reach the area you wish to view.

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You can also use the links at the top of this intro to switch maps.

Available Industrial

Sites & Buildings Map


How to use:

Kentucky has a variety of industrial sites and buildings in Opportunity Zones that are available immediately. Click on the map to learn more detail.


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You can also use the links at the top of this intro to switch maps.

Or you can select a county for more information


Information for Communities and Businesses


Investors are looking for suitable projects in which to invest. That is why those looking for investors should market their projects to those investors. The Cabinet is working to assist communities prepare for these opportunities. Learn details below:
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Kentucky Opportunity Zone Video Workshops


Opportunity Zone workshops are being held throughout Kentucky to better prepare communities and businesses for investment opportunities. This presentation, in Lexington, took place on March 19. Other workshops are being planned.


Opportunity Zone News


December 12, 2018

Trump to steer more money to ‘Opportunity Zones’

WASHINGTON — President Trump directed federal agencies on Wednesday to steer spending toward certain distressed communities across the country — part of his administration’s push to turn a tax break included in last year’s $1.5 trillion tax package into a...
October 19, 2018

Treasury Releases Proposed Regulations on Opportunity Zones

Washington – The Treasury Department today issued proposed guidance related to the new Opportunity Zone tax incentive.  The tax benefit, created by the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, is designed to spur economic development and job creation by encouraging long-term...
April 10, 2018

West Louisville investors would stand to gain under new federal program

Investors who want to take risks on projects in economically distressed parts of Kentucky have new opportunities under a federally sanctioned economic development initiative. The U.S. Department of the Treasury has certified 144 "opportunity zones" in 84 Kentucky counties as...
April 9, 2018

Treasury, IRS Announce First Round Of Opportunity Zones Designations For 18 States

Washington –The U.S. Department of the Treasury and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) today designated Opportunity Zones in 18 States. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act created Opportunity Zones to spur investment in distressed communities throughout the country. New investments in...

Gov. Bevin: Kentucky Opportunity Zone Initiative Holds Promise of Economic Growth for Local Communities

FRANKFORT, Ky. (April 9, 2018) – Gov. Bevin announced today the U.S. Department of the Treasury certified 144 Opportunity Zones in 84 Kentucky counties under a program in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 that aims to encourage long-term...
Governor Matt Bevin
Matt Bevin, Governor

Kentucky will maximize this golden chance to attract economic development projects to communities most in need across the commonwealth, and the Kentucky Opportunity Zone Initiative will strengthen and rebuild both rural and urban areas.