All ways opportunity

Small startup or fortune 500 company, Downtown Corpus Christi can accommodate. With available of Class A & Class B office space you’re sure to find the right fit for locating your business. There’s also great retail and dining opportunities at street level so you can join the mix of already thriving businesses. There’s never been a better time to get downtown.

Downtown Incentives

Tax Increment Financing is an economic development tool authorized by Chapter 311 of the Texas Tax Code, through which governments can designate a portion of tax increment to finance improvements to promote development of a defined area, called a “Reinvestment Zone.” Schedule a Concept Meeting today.

Why Invest?

TIRZ Incentive Application

TIRZ Process Map

Downtown Development

Are you interested in opening a business in Downtown Corpus Christi? Join the DMD on the 2nd Friday of each month for our Downtown Development 101 class!

During this class you will have the chance to sit down with our certified Economic Developer and Executive Director, Alyssa Barrera Mason, to get one on one time to ask questions, receive guidance, and obtain information about starting a new business or moving an existing business to Downtown Corpus Christi.

Our classes are currently being held via zoom. Interested in registering? Email us today!

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Available Properties

Existing or new build, Downtown Corpus Christi is the perfect address for forward-thinking companies wanting to create an inspiring work environment and lifestyle for their employees.

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Opportunity Zones

Streetscape & Safety Improvement Grants

The DMD 2021 Streetscape & Safety Improvement Program is designed to offer incentives to property owners and businesses to address downtown challenges (vacant buildings and perceptions of blight) and to complete projects with good urban design that support priorities articulated in DMD’s Five Year Strategic Plan.

Streetscape & Safety Improvement Grants

Permits

Connect with the appropriate city departments to get your next project started. We'll help guide you along the way.

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Historic Tax Credits

Get practical information on how to utilize the new Texas Historic Tax Credit to redevelop historic buildings.

Historic Tax Credits