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  • General Information

    Business Registration Number: number 1 adjustments L l c

    Location: Racine, WI, United States

    Length of Operation: 1-5

    Number of Employees: 1-10 Employees

    Annual Gross Income: Less than $100k

    Annual Gross Expense: Less than $100k

    Open to Loans: YES

  • Funding Usage

    Year 1: Initial Fund (Inflated): $2,461,750 (15% inflation) Land acquisition, design, and permits for 100 homes Partnerships with local schools for construction education Apprentice recruitment and on-site training initiation Property management division groundwork Marketing strategy development for brand and community awareness

  • Business Plan

    Year 1: Initial Fund (Inflated): $2,461,750 (15% inflation) Land acquisition, design, and permits for 100 homes Partnerships with local schools for construction education Apprentice recruitment and on-site training initiation Property management division groundwork Marketing strategy development for brand and community awareness Year 2 (Budget Inflated: $12,334,875): Expand land acquisition for increased home production Develop real estate arm for home sales, intensify marketing Strengthen construction education programs, boost marketing efforts Scale up apprenticeship initiatives, increase marketing for talent attraction Establish construction arm for external projects, invest in marketing Launch property management division, implement targeted marketing Explore independent insurance claims adjusting opportunities, develop marketing materials Year 3 (Budget Inflated: $13,887,608): Continued expansion of land acquisition and home production Real estate arm growth, increased marketing presence Enhance construction education programs, expand marketing efforts Apprenticeship program scaling, sustained talent attraction marketing Construction arm solidification, ongoing marketing strategies Property management division optimization, refined marketing campaigns Independent insurance claims adjusting service initiation, marketing rollout Year 4 (Budget Inflated: $15,656,743): Land acquisition optimization for efficiency Real estate arm maturity, refined marketing for sustained growth Construction education programs excellence, marketing for student recruitment Apprenticeship program consolidation, sustained talent attraction marketing Construction arm expansion, continued marketing efforts Property management division growth, strategic marketing initiatives Independent insurance claims adjusting service refinement, targeted marketing Year 5 (Budget Inflated: $17,505,332): Land acquisition streamlining for cost-effectiveness Real estate arm market leadership, strategic marketing for continued success Construction education programs as a regional hub, sustained student recruitment marketing Apprenticeship program excellence, ongoing talent attraction marketing Construction arm diversification, strategic marketing for expanded services Property management division regional prominence, refined marketing campaigns Independent insurance claims adjusting service optimization, targeted marketing for increased market share Regularly assess market conditions, adjust budgets, and refine strategies for sustained success over the 5-year period. Investing in our cooperative venture is not just a financial opportunity; it's an investment in addressing critical issues in Wisconsin. The state faces housing shortages and a pressing need for quality homes and job opportunities. Housing Shortages: Wisconsin, like many areas, is grappling with a shortage of affordable housing. Our project aims to fill this gap by constructing 100 low-income homes annually, providing much-needed shelter for families and individuals facing housing insecurity. This initiative directly contributes to alleviating the housing shortage, creating stability for communities and fostering a sense of security for residents. Quality Homes: Our commitment to quality extends beyond addressing the quantity issue. By developing well-designed, energy-efficient homes, we're not just building structures; we're creating sustainable, comfortable living environments. This approach not only meets immediate housing needs but also ensures long-term benefits for residents, contributing to healthier and happier communities. Job Creation: Investing in our cooperative is an investment in job creation. The construction, real estate, and property management arms of our project will generate employment opportunities in these sectors. Simultaneously, our emphasis on education and apprenticeship programs creates a skilled workforce, fostering economic growth and stability. By supporting us, investors actively contribute to job creation and skill development in Wisconsin. Community Impact: Beyond the financial returns, investors become catalysts for positive change in Wisconsin communities. Addressing housing shortages and creating employment opportunities enhances the overall well-being of residents. This not only strengthens local economies but also builds a foundation for vibrant, thriving neighborhoods. Sustainable Growth: Our comprehensive growth plan ensures sustained impact. As we expand operations over the 5-year period, the ripple effect of increased housing availability and job opportunities will be felt across the state. This sustainable growth model aligns with the long-term needs of Wisconsin, making it a sound and impactful investment. In essence, investing in our cooperative isn't just about returns on investment; it's about investing in the future of Wisconsin—building homes, creating jobs, and fostering resilient, empowered communities. It's an opportunity to make a meaningful difference while realizing financial success.

  • Self Identified Competition

    The unique aspect of our cooperative lies in its collaborative nature. Unlike traditional businesses that often engage in competitive dynamics, our co-op operates on the principle of inclusivity and shared goals. Here's how our approach to competition sets us apart: 1. Collaboration Over Competition: Instead of viewing other organizations as competitors, we actively seek collaboration. By working with existing businesses, non-profits, and government entities, we create a network that enhances the overall impact. This approach fosters a sense of community and shared responsibility, allowing us to pool resources and expertise for the greater good. 2. Holistic Community Development: Our focus extends beyond mere housing construction. We engage with various stakeholders to address comprehensive community needs. This includes collaborating with local businesses for materials, partnering with educational institutions for training programs, and involving government agencies for regulatory support. This holistic approach ensures that our cooperative becomes an integral part of community development rather than a competitor. 3. Skill and Knowledge Sharing: In a cooperative setting, the emphasis is on mutual benefit. We actively share skills, knowledge, and best practices with other entities, contributing to the overall growth of the industry. This collaborative learning environment not only benefits our co-op members but also elevates the standard of work and services across the board. 4. Shared Resources for Greater Impact: Pooling resources allows us to achieve economies of scale. Whether it's bulk purchasing of materials, joint marketing efforts, or coordinated community outreach, our cooperative leverages collective resources for maximum impact. This shared approach not only benefits our projects but also supports the growth and sustainability of our partners. 5. Community Trust and Support: By embracing collaboration, our co-op builds trust within the community. Residents, businesses, and local organizations recognize our commitment to working together for the greater good. This trust becomes a valuable asset, fostering a positive reputation and enhancing community support for our initiatives. In summary, our co-op's unique stance on competition is a strategic choice to foster collaboration, share resources, and contribute to the overall well-being of the community. This inclusive approach positions us as a cooperative that works with everyone, creating a more resilient and interconnected local ecosystem. Our cooperative's multi-market involvement is a distinctive feature that sets us apart from other cooperatives. Here's how this approach differentiates us and enhances our impact: 1. Diversified Regional Presence: Instead of limiting ourselves to a single market, our cooperative strategically spans multiple regions. This diversification not only mitigates risks associated with localized economic fluctuations but also allows us to address unique housing challenges and opportunities in different areas. This approach ensures our adaptability to various market conditions. 2. Tailored Solutions for Varied Needs: Each market has its own set of challenges and demands. Our cooperative's multi-market involvement enables us to tailor our solutions to the specific needs of each region. Whether it's adapting home designs, addressing local economic factors, or incorporating cultural considerations, our ability to customize our approach enhances the relevance and effectiveness of our projects. 3. Cross-Pollination of Ideas and Practices: Operating in multiple markets facilitates the exchange of ideas and best practices. Our cooperative becomes a hub for cross-pollination, where successful strategies implemented in one region can be shared and applied elsewhere. This dynamic flow of knowledge contributes to continuous improvement and innovation across all markets we engage with. 4. Enhanced Resilience and Sustainability: A diverse portfolio of projects across different markets enhances the resilience and sustainability of our cooperative. Economic downturns or challenges in one region can be balanced by successes in others. This risk mitigation strategy ensures the long-term viability of our cooperative and the stability of the communities we serve. 5. Collaborative Networks Across Regions: Our multi-market involvement fosters collaborative networks that extend beyond individual regions. By building connections and partnerships in various markets, we create a robust ecosystem that supports our cooperative's growth and impact. This interconnected network enhances our collective ability to address broader societal challenges. 6. Greater Economic and Social Impact: Through our presence in multiple markets, we amplify our economic and social impact. The scale of our operations across regions allows us to contribute significantly to job creation, community development, and housing solutions on a larger scale than cooperatives focusing on a single market. In essence, our cooperative's multi-market involvement is a strategic advantage that amplifies our adaptability, innovation, and impact. It positions us as a dynamic and forward-thinking organization that can effectively navigate diverse landscapes, ultimately creating positive change on a broader scale.

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