It’s time to take a fresh look at Flint & Genesee County.
We’re on the verge of something great, and we invite you to join us during this exciting time of growth. This is where possibility meets practicality. Our community is rich with committed leaders who are laser focused on creating value and opportunity for the region. As a result, we are seeing increased investment in economic development and more business participation in regional planning and partnerships.
Michigan’s new tax plan reduces and in some instances eliminates business taxes for most businesses with corporations paying a flat 6% tax. That alone makes it easier to do business in Genesee County but when you combine it with tons of available property, low cost of living, easy highway accessibility, and close proximity too major markets, it makes it hard not to consider.
Flint & Genesee Expansion Profiles
Southfield-based Lear Corporation will construct a 160,000-square-foot building at the location of the former administration building at Buick City. The Michigan Strategic Fund approved a $4.35-million Michigan Business Development Program performance-based grant to support Lear’s $29.3-million capital investment at the site. This assembly plant will provide for the creation of 435 new jobs.Learn more
Conveniently located right in the heart of the I-69 International Trade Corridor, Flint-Genesee County is a region where strategic businesses thrive.
With ease of access to key destinations like Detroit, Ann Arbor, Chicago, and the Canadian border, the corridor offers a wide range of distribution options.
The Flint and Genesee Region is full of supply chain assets from a multi-modal distribution network of freeways and state highways such as I-69, I-75, US 23, Bishop International Airport, and both the CN and CSX railways. This vast distribution network provides access to supply chain talent and workforce as well as the locations to meet your supply chain needs. The Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce is positioned to align your business with access to all of our regional assets to ensure your businesses success. Our I-69 International Trade Corridor opens the door to lots of business opportunities.
Genesee County’s highly skilled workforce enables businesses to complete globally, enhancing employer competitiveness and innovation.
Our workforce is highly skilled and well served by several leading academic institutions. Kettering University is included in Genesee’s impressive roster of schools and is ranked number one in the country by U.S. News and World Report for Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering. The University of Michigan-Flint has brought Flint-Genesee County pride in academic excellence and tradition that U of M is known for. Baker College, Michigan’s largest independent college, and Mott Community College, a leading research institution, are also located in Flint-Genesee County. We are proud to be home to such impressive institutions of higher learning.
The Flint & Genesee County MSA is renowned for its low fixed costs with very competitive lease rates, land costs and tax incentives.
Companies expanding and relocating to Flint & Genesee County have access to a wide variety of financing options. In addition, Michigan’s new tax plan reduces and in some instances eliminates business taxes for most businesses with corporations paying a flat 6% tax. That alone makes it easier to do business in Genesee County but when you combine it with tons of available property, low cost of living, easy highway accessibility, and close proximity to major markets, it makes it hard not to consider.
Great Real Estate Deals are Waiting in Flint and Genesee County
The highly competitive land and buildings within Flint & Genesee County make this area an ideal location for businesses that are looking to expand. Our unique combination of transportation infrastructure via highway, rail and air along with our short distance from several metropolitan areas and two international crossings make Flint & Genesee the place to be. Let our team help you decide which affordable site best fits your business’ needs.