7 Must-Do Tasks Before Creating An Opportunity Zone Strategy
3 May 2021
Seven must-do tasks before creating an Opportunity Zone strategy include assessing housing needs; gauging commercial market conditions in your community; identifying key economic drivers; analyzing your community workforce; seeking available tools for economic growth; collaborating with existing partners; and finding the right experts to help guide you through this process. Let's take a deeper dive into these.
7 MUST-DO TASKS BEFORE CREATING AN OPPORTUNITY ZONE STRATEGY
1. Assess Your Community's Housing Needs
Housing is a basic human need and increasing the quality of affordable housing is a priority for most communities. By providing residents and potential residents a variety of housing options at varying price points you can build a stronger and more inclusive community.