Opportunity Zones (OZ) is a new federal tax incentive designed to spur equity investments and commercial activity in under invested communities. While significant regulatory questions remain, OZ has the potential to create new investment opportunities for businesses and entrepreneurs located in designated zones. Join the DC Chamber of Commerce and the Office of the Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development (DMPED) for a discussion with local businesses and OZ experts about how businesses in DC could take advantage of this tool.
Explore employment and internship opportunities with us.
Discover new contracting and procurement opportunities and view the required forms.
View grant opportunities from DMPED and agencies within the Deputy Mayor's cluster.
We periodically issue solicitations for real estate development partners and services.
Learn about the incentives available to businesses that relocate or grow within DC.
Sep 18 2022
Mayor Bowser to Launch $11.7 Million Career MAP Pilot and Cut Ribbon on New Taylor Street Service Center
Washington, DC – On Monday, September 19, at 12 pm, Mayor Muriel Bowser will launch the new $11.7...
Sep 12 2022
(WASHINGTON, DC) – Today, the Bowser Administration opened applications for the $12 million Housing...
Sep 12 2022
Mayor Bowser Kicks Off DC Startup Week by Opening Applications for $2 Million Inclusive Innovation Equity Impact Fund
Fund Helps Bridge Capital Gap for Local Black-Owned Businesses.
Sep 8 2022
(WASHINGTON, DC) – On Monday, September 12, DC Startup Week will kick off, the District's largest...
Aug 31 2022
On Thursday, September 1, at 6 pm, Mayor Muriel Bowser and the Office of Cable ...
Oct 8 2019
Housing, Housing, Housing!
Sep 10 2019
Kicking Off 202Creates in the District! September means one thing: 202Creates! In case you missed...
Aug 2 2019
36,000 Housing Units by 2025
Jul 1 2019
Farewell, Brian Kenner!
Jun 3 2019
June Housing Bloom
Apr 11 2022
MEDIA ADVISORY CONTACT: Natalia Vanegas (DMPED) – (202) 769-7751; [email protected] Richard...
Jun 1 2018
CONTACT:Chanda Washington [email protected] - (202) 727-6698
May 24 2018
Bowser Administration to Break Ground on Affordable Housing for Formerly Homeless Veterans on Walter Reed
May 16 2018
Aug 31 2020
THE DEPUTY MAYOR FOR PLANNING AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT NOTICE OF SECOND EMERGENCY RULEMAKING
Mar 24 2020
THE DEPUTY MAYOR FOR PLANNING AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT NOTICE OF EMERGENCY RULEMAKING
Sep 6 2018
Technical.ly DC by Michelai Graham
Jul 18 2018
Washington Informer On Monday, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser celebrated the groundbreaking of Abrams...
Jun 14 2018
Washington Post by Michele Lerner The former Walter Reed Army Medical Center site, a 66-acre...
Jun 5 2018
By Ellen Schneider – Staff Reporter, Washington Business Journal
DMPED Real Estate Project Pipeline
The DMPED Real Estate Project Pipeline provides our stakeholders with real time updates on the status of real estate projects located across the District of Columbia.