Opportunity zone fund launches for local investors and startups

A new Orlando investment fund has launched to use federal tax incentives to create returns for local investors and grow startups in the region. 

The Orlando Opportunity Fund announced its formation on Nov. 18. The fund will focus its investment in real estate projects and early-stage businesses in Central Florida’s opportunity zones. Opportunity zones are federally designated areas that provide tax benefits to investors, meaning this fund could boost returns and incentivize crucial local investment in Orlando startups. Read more here.