2015’s surge of commercial real estate activity solidifies that Baton Rouge, and the state of the Louisiana, is one of the top business climate locations in the nation. In the most recent years our state has become a leading destination for business investment and prosperity. The opportunities that currently exist for business owners and investors are unprecedented, and it’s our job to share the wealth of knowledge…You should relocate and expand your business in Louisiana. It’s a safe bet.
We think that the Louisiana Economic Development says it best in its Economic Quarterly: The State of Louisiana, “From cutting-edge workforce recruitment and training, to low operating costs and development-ready sites, Louisiana offers employers unique advantages when locating or expanding their businesses in the state. The state’s ongoing cultivation of these competitive advantages is dramatically improving Louisiana’s business climate rankings and driving extraordinary opportunity throughout the state.”
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Not to rely on just words, we collected some of the most notable business climate rankings that Lousiana has received over the past 12-months. We hope these help sway you towards the Bayou State.
Louisiana’s Top Business Climate Rankings
Top Business Climate: Site Selection magazine ranked Louisiana No. 4 in the nation in its 2015 Top State Business Climate rankings. This marks the sixth year in a row that Louisiana has earned a Top 10 spot.
Top State for Doing Business: Area Development magazine ranked Louisiana No. 8 in its list of the best states for doing business. This is the fifth consecutive Top 10 ranking for the state.
Best Business Climate: Business Facilities magazine ranked Louisiana the No. 3 business climate in the nation. This is the sixth year in a row the state has hit the Top 10, including a No. 1 ranking in 2014.
Most Supportive Business Climate: Thumtack, in conjunction with the Kauffman Foundation, ranked Louisiana No. 4 in the nation for having the most supportive business climate.
Best States for Business: Chief Executive magazine ranked Louisiana No. 7 in its annual CEO survey of the top states for doing business.
Relocating Your Business?
We hope we convinced you enough in this post that Louisiana is a state on the move, and Baton Rouge is the market that should be on the top of everyone’s list. It’s an area that has seen unbelievable economic development over the past few years, and is on course to expand even further. You can read more about Baton Rouge in depth by seeing our past post here. So if you plan to relocate, or expand, your business see why buying or leasing commercial real estate in Baton Rouge is a very safe and smart investment. Contact one of our team members today for help getting started!
About Us – The team at SVN/Graham, Langlois and Legendre has over 99-years of combined experiencing helping clients across the Baton Rouge area get the most value out of their CRE investment. Contact one of them today with any questions you may have and start seeing the returns in a market that will make sure to give today, tomorrow and for the extended future. To reach us, you can call us at 225-367-1515 or you can send us a message on our website. You can also follow us on Twitter at @svngll or on Facebook.