Bring your housing projects to Alexandria.

Looking for an amazing community where you can make a big difference? You won’t find any place better than the Alexandria area. Our beautiful lakes draw people from all around the country. Our healthcare and schools are nationally acclaimed. And our business leaders rave about the level of support they find here.

Fewer hurdles, more support: Why business is better here

With step-by-step support through the AAEDC, developers looking to work in Alexandria have fewer hurdles, more support, and full transparency.

Check out the 2024 Douglas County Economic Profile

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The Alexandria Area Economic Development Commission is here to support you and advocate for you every step of the way. We’d love to tell you more about the development opportunities around here.