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Real Support. Good Potential.

In Northeast North Dakota, Real. Good. ideas can thrive. We can help you bring your dream of opening your own business to life (even if you don’t even know it’s your dream yet)!

We have affordable spaces, low taxes, minimal competition, a supportive community, a number of resources available – and most importantly – a community that wants you here and will ensure your success.

NE North Dakota small business friendly
New Businesses Started in 2021
Loans Awarded to Businesses following COVID-19
More New Business Starts than 2020

Find Real. Good. Resources for Entrepreneurs

Dreamers are wanted here – the things that are “missing” in our region are your opportunities. Even if you don’t have a clue how to start, bring your idea and we can help you turn it into a reality.

Red River Regional Council

The Red River Regional Council is eager to help businesses succeed – from larger manufacturers to small mom and pop shops with no employees. They are experts in securing gap funding for start-ups, helping reduce the initial investment as low as 10% of your start-up cost. Free services include:

  • Business Plan Development
  • Financial Planning, Strategy & Projections
  • Securing Funding & Financing
  • Grant Assistance
  • Free Business Advising

Here are just a few of the entrepreneurial areas you could add to our region:

  • AgriToursim

  • Beauty Services (Hair Salon, Nail Salon, Brow Tinting/Eyelash Extensions)​

  • Brewery/Winery​

  • Carwash / Quick Service Station for Oil Changes
  • Childcare​

  • Coffee Shop / Boutique / Gift Shop

  • Doggie Daycare / Boarding Services / Grooming / Veterinarian​
  • Laundromat

  • Lawn Care Services​

  • Local Food/Restaurants​

  • Lodging/Accommodations

  • Massage Therapist / Chiropractor / Yoga Studio
  • Niche or Experiential Services​

  • Plumber / Handymen / Housekeepers​

  • Thrift Store​