Emerging Corridors & Opportunity Zones Report

Washington DC Opportunity Zones and emerging corridors are some of the most viable options for investment in the region’s growing market. Our Emerging Corridors & Opportunity Zones Report offers an overview of each area, a detailed assessment of potential sites for developers and business owners, and current investments. Learn how investment and tax incentives create additional appeal for new business prospects in the District.





More than 40,500 new residential units (87% rental) were constructed in D.C. from 2010 to 2018.


Overall new development in D.C. between 2010 and 2018 totaled more than 87 million square feet.


The 25 Washington, D.C. Opportunity Zones occupy approximately 18.4% of the district’s 68.3 square miles and contain 13.4% of the total population.


There are more than a dozen financial incentives available for D.C., and other programs that can be tailored to investors and businesses.

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Derek Ford

Senior Vice President, Emerging Neighborhoods