Available Services

DEGC has expertise and development tools to support starting and growing businesses in Detroit. We can serve as your liaison to the State of Michigan, Wayne County, and the City of Detroit government agencies. We have incentives and financing tools for eligible companies.

Our service areas for business:

  • Incentives & Financing  -  tax abatements, brownfield plans, other tax incentives and help with financing a new or growing business
  • Workforce Development  -  finding and training the right people to work for your company
  • Assistance with City of Detroit processes  - licenses, permits, business rules and regulations
  • Assistance with State and County processes  - licenses, permits, rules and regulations
  • Technical assistance - We will guide you to other sources of information and expertise
  • Site Selection - Go to our site locator section to find business-related data about Detroit and its demographics and to Site improvements - DEGC's project management professionals are supervising infrastructure improvements in greater downtown and other districts to prepare for new private investments. Click here to find out more about major project areas.