Doing Business in New York City
With over 8.5 million residents, dozens of Fortune 500 companies, the largest workforce in the United States, and the second-largest startup ecosystem in the world, New York City is both the nation’s economic powerhouse and the world’s commercial capital.
Built for Business
At NYCEDC, we know that businesses face unique challenges when it comes to location decisions, including recruiting talent, finding the right customer base, securing space, and accessing capital. As a mission-driven nonprofit dedicated to creating shared prosperity across NYC, we can connect you to everything you need to hit the ground running in NYC, from industry connections to competitive leasing spaces, access to economic data, and finance solutions and incentives.
NYCEDC Business Development Team
Your NYC Business Partner
Site selection support
Access to talent and workforce development consultation
Financial incentives analysis
Access to economic data, custom data requests, and location analysis support
Helping Minority, Women-Owned, and Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (M/W/DBEs) overcome challenges that may make it difficult to win contracts on public projects.Learn More
As an experienced, mission-driven landlord, we work to ensure that our spaces, both large and small, meet our tenants' diverse business needs.See Opportunities
Whatever your sector or need, we have finance solutions to help your business thrive.Learn More
All of the City’s most transformative projects start with procurement. And the first step is right here. At NYCEDC, we regularly seek out partners to turn our projects from idea to reality.See Opportunities
Business Incentives Guide Financial incentives and programs to help reduce the costs of expansion, relocation, and capital improvements.
Business Resource Guide A guide of NYCEDC's public investments for businesses looking to start, grow, or relocate in New York City.
Workforce Development Services Helping your company tap into the NYC talent pool.
Because NYCEDC’s projects are generally funded with public funding sources, working with NYCEDC on many of our projects requires the completion and submission of certain forms and documents. Click here to register with PASSPort, a database of information of vendors who do business with NYC, learn how to obtain proof of insurance, download Doing Business Accountability project forms, and more.