North Amherst Opportunity Zone


North Amherst, UMass, Amherst College, and Hampshire College

Opportunity Zone Goals

  • Attract businesses seeking R&D space adjacent to the major research university
  • Grow innovation & creative economies
  • Develop properties zoned for professional research park, commercial, business, and residential
  • Attract leading research scholars
  • Retain skilled college graduates


Join this growing neighborhood with 130 new residential units and 22,000 sf of brand new commercial space now under construction


Geoff Kravitz
(413) 259-3079