Getting Started in Downtown Tifton

We are excited that you are interested in Downtown Tifton, and we hope to be of assistance to you.  The Downtown Development Authority of Tifton has a variety of tools, resources, and contacts which you'll find useful when considering purchasing property or opening a business within our district.  Please let us know if you are seeking information that you do not find on our website.

We think Downtown Tifton is a special place, and we hope you do, too! Downtown boasts distinctive architecture, a pedestrian-friendly environment, and offers a place to gather and build community. Join us downtown, and grow with us!

The Downtown Development Authority of Tifton has a great relationship with the City of Tifton's Community Development Department. Over in Community Development, you'll find the Planning and Zoning Department, Code Compliance, Permits, Historic Preservation Commission, and Building Inspection. We are willing to assist you through the local requirements to help you expedite finding a location and opening for busines to help make your investment a seamless one. 

Looking for investment property or just the right location to open your dream business? Give our office a call at 229-391-3966 or email Abbey McLaren, Executive Director, for information on available properties for sale and for lease within downtown. 

Need help with writing a business plan? Just starting out? The Small Business Development Center offers many FREE resources and provides a wide range of educational services for small business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs.