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.
County Map
Industrial Sites & Buildings Map


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:
Opportunity Zones
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Opportunity Zone Playbook for Communities

Navigating the Opportunity Zones: Community Partners is a playbook for communities interested in maximizing the potential of their opportunity zones. The playbook has been prepared by the Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) in collaboration with the Council of Development Agencies and with support from the Ford Foundation.

This is the first installment of the LISC Opportunity Zones Playbook series, and is geared to the people and organizations committed to community revitalization and shared prosperity for all residents.

OZ Playbook

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 Owensboro, took place on June 13th. Other workshops are being planned.

White House Opportunity Zone Conference and Revitalization Council

President Trump and several US Cabinet officials recently addressed the White House Opportunity Zone Conference and Revitalization Council. In addition, Kentucky’s Jessica Burke participated in a panel discussion where she outlined Kentucky’s Opportunity Zone advantages.

Opportunity Zone News

September 2, 2020

Executive Order on Targeting Opportunity Zones and Other Distressed Communities for Federal Site Locations

Washington -The General Services Administration (GSA) announced that it will prioritize Opportunity Zones and distressed communities when making real estate investment decisions. Such an announcement followed the issuance of an executive order by President Trump on August 24, 2020.  The...
April 23, 2019

Opportunity Zones Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What is an Opportunity Zone? A. An Opportunity Zone is an economically-distressed community where new investments, under certain conditions, may be eligible for preferential tax treatment. Localities qualify as Opportunity Zones if they have been nominated for that designation...
April 17, 2019

Treasury Issues Second Set of Highly Anticipated Opportunity Zones Guidance

Washington – The U.S. Department of the Treasury today issued its second set of proposed regulations related to the new Opportunity Zones tax incentive. The tax benefit, created by the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, is designed to drive economic...
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...