Be part of downtown’s revitalization

Now is a great time to develop in downtown Dayton

Thinking about getting engaged in the downtown development scene? We track all sorts of data about our city so you can understand the market for your project:

Downtown Housing Stats: Learn more about market trends, residential occupancy rates, and the number of units in the pipeline.

2017 Housing Market Depth Analysis: Urban living is in demand in Dayton, but how much new housing can downtown support? This 2017 study estimates growth potential and absorption depth in our center city.

2018 Downtown Business Survey: This annual survey of more than 450 downtown business leaders will give you a sense of what’s on the mind of downtown CEOs.

First Floor Occupancy Analysis: Since 2010, downtown has made big gains in filling first floor storefronts. Check out our latest analysis of first floor activation across the core of downtown.

Downtown Demographics: Curious about who lives in and around downtown? These stats from the Census Bureau will help you understand the downtown market.

Numerous public and private projects are changing Dayton’s skyline. Downtown Dayton has momentum.

If you’d like to learn more about the development opportunities available in our center city, a cross-organizational team is ready to support you. Contact Scott Murphy at murphy@downtowndayton.org to get started.

HOW WE HELP DAYTON BUSINESSES

BUSINESS RESOURCES

Downtown leaders are ready to rally around you. Numerous resources are available downtown that will give your business a leg-up.
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COMMERCIAL SPACE

The DDP’s Business Development team offers assistance finding available office or first floor commercial space, at no cost to you.
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ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Downtown Dayton is the hub of the region’s entrepreneurial and creative ecosystem. Join the startup movement happening in our center city.
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DEVELOPER RESOURCES

With more than a billion dollars of projects completed and in the pipeline, downtown Dayton’s momentum is building.
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“What I love about downtown are the business opportunities that we have here… you just can’t trade that for anything better.”

– Amelia Rodriguez
-Owner, Vocalink Language Services

405 W. First St.

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Contact Jen Cadieux from our team to learn more about the opportunities that await your business in downtown Dayton.