Hampton Roads Ventures (HRV) is a Community Development Entity that started in 2002. We use the New Markets Tax Credit Program to attract private capital to severely distressed neighborhoods across the country. Staffed by experienced community economic development professionals, HRV is extremely sensitive to the unique opportunities, challenges and constraints these underserved communities face.

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Hampton Roads Ventures, LLC is committed to attracting private investment capital into innovative economic community development projects in underserved communities, particularly severly distressed and rural communities. HRV works closely with local businesses and community leaders to identify investment opportunities that will serve the community and be a catalyst for additional private sector investment and development.


· $15 Million | 2002 – Round I
· $35 Million | 2005 – Round III
· $50 Million | 2007 – Round V
· $60 Million | 2009 – Round VII
· $45 Million | 2012 – Round X
· $55 Million | 2014 – Round XII


· Neimann Foods | Decatur, IL
· Children’s Medical Center | Dallas, TX
· Vulcan Aluminum | Foley, AL
· Marriott Springhill | Norfolk, VA
· Legends Square Retail | Grambling, LA
· Express Grains Terminal | Greenwood, MS

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