Jason Hartman talks with Peter Hirshberg, founder of Maker City® Project and CEO and co-founder of Lighthouse.one, about Opportunity Zones and how they work with constructing cities. Jason and Peter explore how the incentives were created and why they are crucial to the success of projects like Opportunity Zones.
[1:56] Economic reinvention is a bottom up thing as people found what they were good at and innovators moved into the city
[6:08] Why you have to create incentives like those the Opportunity Zone offers
[10:10] Why real estate matters